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(53-55) St. Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds (44-64)
Date: Saturday, August 5, 2017
Time: 7:10 PM ET
Venue: Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Ohio
Projected Pitchers: Lance Lynn vs. Luis Castillo
MLB Moneyline Odds: Reds -120 Cardinals +115
MLB RunLine Betting Odds: Reds -1.5 +170 Cardinals +1.5 -185
MLB Baseball Gambling Total: ov 9 +105 un 9 -115
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St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis opened their three game road series against the Reds with a 3-2 loss. St. Louis is now 4.5 games back of the Cubs for the NL Central lead.
St. Louis is 6-5 over their last 11 games, and currently riding a two game losing streak.
The Cardinals are still very much in the wild card race. They just need to string together another win streak.
Lance Lynn (9-6, 3.20 ERA) starts against the Reds. Lynn has faced the Reds twice this season.
In two starts against the Reds, Lynn pitched 11 innings, allowing nine hits, two runs (all earned), two home runs, four walks and nine strikeouts in both starts.
Lynn is 1-0 with a 1.64 ERA in those starts. The Reds lineup has hit .231 against Lynn this season.
The Reds are coming off a 3-2 home win yesterday against the Cardinals. Cincinnati scored three runs on nine hits. After scoring on a first inning double from Joey Votto, the Reds never looked back.
St. Louis cut the lead to one in the top of the eight, but that was as close as the game would get.
Cincinnati sends Luis Castillo (2-4, 3.56 ERA) to the mound. Castillo has not faced the Reds this season. In three home starts this year, Castillo is 0-2 with a 4.58 ERA at home.
Opposing lineups are hitting .194 against Castillo at home this season.
MLB Baseball Betting Trends:
- Under is 16-6-4 in STL last 26 overall.
- Under is 16-6-4 in STL last 26 on grass.
- STL are 2-6 in Lynns last 8 road starts.
- CIN are 2-9 in their last 11 home games.
- CIN are 2-8 in their last 10 Sat. games.
- CIN are 5-15 in their last 20 overall.
- Over is 9-3-1 in Lynns last 13 starts vs. CIN.
- Over is 6-2-1 in the last 9 meetings.
Free St. Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Prediction:
This NL Central rivalry game will be a close one. Castillo has not faced the Cardinals lineup this season. Vetern Lance Lynn has seen the Reds twice this year, and pitched well in both games. Take the Cardinals on the road to even the series.
4* Free MLB Betting Pick: UNDER the Number
This game should be low scoring. Castillo will give up a few and Lynn will get the win in a low scoring game. Take the under in this matchup.
MLB Free Score Prediction: Cardinals 3 – Cincinnati 1
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