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(31-35) Houston Astros vs. St. Louis Cardinals (35-29)
Date: Wednesday June 15, 2016
Time: 7:15 PM ET
Venue: Busch Stadium St. Louis, Missouri.
Projected Pitchers: Collin McHugh vs Adam Wainwright
MLB Moneyline Odds: Astros +104 / Cardinals -114
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: Astros +1.5 -210 / Cardinals -1.5 +175
MLB Betting Total: 8.5
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The Astros won the AL West last season, but while they have won two of their last three games they have been a disappointment this season and are 9.5 games out of first place in the AL West.
The Cardinals had their 5-game winning streak snapped yesterday and they sit in in 2nd place in the NL Central 9.5 games back of the Chicago Cubs.
In yesterday’s game the Astros beat the Cardinals 5-2.
The Astros rank 16th in runs scored and 17th in team ERA.
Collin McHugh (5-5 5.22 ERA) goes for the Astros tonight and he gave up 4 earned runs in only 3 innings in a 5-3 loss to the Texas Rangers in his last start. The Astros had won his previous 3 starts.
McHugh has given up 4 earned runs in each of his last 2 starts.
McHugh has 2 career starts against the Cardinals going 0-1.
The Astros are 2-5 in McHugh’s last 7 road starts.
The Astros are 14-21 on the road this season.
The Cardinals are led by their offense, which ranks 2nd in the Majors in runs scored and they rank 14th in team ERA.
Adam Wainwright (5-4 5.21 ERA) gets the nod for the Cardinals and he was decent in his last outing giving up 2 earned runs in 6 innings in a 3-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds. The Cardinals have won 8 of his last 9 starts.
Wainwright has given up 2 earned runs in each of his last 2 starts.
In his career against the Astros Wainwright is 13-1 with an ERA of only 1.57 and he has won his last 7 starts facing them.
The Cardinals are 4-1 in Wainwright’s last 5 interleague starts.
The Cardinals are 37-16 in Wainwright’s last 53 home starts.
The Cardinals are 15-17 at home this season.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Astros are 4-1 in their last 5 interleague road games.
- Astros are 10-4 in their last 14 games vs. a right-handed starter.
- Cardinals are 5-1 in their last 6 overall.
- Cardinals are 6-1 in their last 7 interleague games.
- Cardinals have an Over record of 8-3 in their last 11 home games.
Free Houston Astros vs. St. Louis Cardinals MLB Prediction:
Wainwright has been pretty solid as of late and at home he will lead the Cardinals to a win and a split in this 2-game interleague series.
4* Free MLB Betting Pick: St. Louis ML and game total Over 8.5
The potent offense will get to McHugh in this game and the total will go Over.
MLB Free Score Prediction: St. Louis 7-3
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