Cardinals vs Brewers Predictions & Best Bets | Picking Against the Spread

Last Updated: Aug 13, 2022

The Brewers (60-50) will pay a visit to the Cardinals (61-50) in St. Louis on Saturday, August 13 at Busch Stadium. Each team will be eager to come out on top as they work their way through the final third of the regular season. Catch all the action at 6:15 p.m. CT!

Coming into their next game, the Cardinals have earned a win against their opponents. In their most recent meeting on Friday, the score was 3-1 in favor of the Cardinals. The Cardinals had six runs to the Brewers four runs. We’ll see what happens when it all goes down at Busch Stadium.

Cardinals vs Brewers Prediction

The bookmakers at FanDuel think this should be a win for the Cardinals, giving them -5000 odds for victory. Conversely, Milwaukee is listed at +2000. The predicted number of total runs in this ball game is 4.5.

The last time they played, the Cardinals were beaten by the Rockies on Thursday, by a 8-6 margin. Led by their top hitter, Paul Goldschmidt, who has a batting average of .335, the team is currently batting .252 so far this season. In terms of defense, the team has put up an ERA of 3.92 and a .989 fielding percentage.

The last time they played, the Brewers defeated the Rays on Wednesday by a 4-3 margin. Led by their top hitter, Christian Yelich, who has a batting average of .260, the team is currently batting .241 on the season. In terms of defense, the team carries an ERA of 3.84 and a .984 fielding percentage. Don’t forget to consult our odds analysis and make your picks based on the teams’ recent performances!

Going into this clash, the Cardinals are without Alexander Reyes (Shoulder), Steven Matz (Knee), Jack Flaherty (Shoulder), Juan Yepez (Forearm) and Drew VerHagen (Hip). Then, the Brewers are missing Luis Perdomo (Elbow), Alex J Jackson (Finger), Adrian Houser (Flexor), Trevor Rosenthal (Hamstring), Jake O. Cousins (Elbow), Miguel Sánchez (Elbow), Omar Narváez (Quad), Jandel Gustave (Forearm), Jace Peterson (Left Elbow) and Justin Topa (Elbow).

Moneyline Pick: Cardinals (-5000) at FanDuel

The team is considered the favorite according to the betting market. In their last confrontation against these opponents, the Cardinals got the W 3-1.

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Cardinals vs Brewers Betting Odds

  • Moneyline: St. Louis (-5000), Milwaukee (+2000) at FanDuel
  • Run Line: St. Louis -1.5 (-278), Milwaukee 1.5 (+188) at FOX Bet
  • Over/Under: Under 4.5 Runs (-120), Over 4.5 Runs (-110) at Betway

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Cardinals vs Brewers Betting Trends

  • Win % as favorite: Cardinals 0.59%, Brewers 0.81%
  • Win % as underdog: Cardinals 0.36%, Brewers 0.17%
  • Win-loss record last 10 games: St. Louis 7-3, Milwaukee 4-6

Runline Pick: Cardinals -1.5 Runs (-278) at FOX Bet

Wager: 1 unit

For our spread pick to win, the Cardinals will need to win by the amount of the spread or more in order to cover.

Over/Under Pick: Under 4.5 Total Runs (-120) at FanDuel

Wager: 0.5 units

The Brewers have recorded 5.6 runs per game over their last 10. Meanwhile, the Cardinals have averaged 5.6 runs per game in the same stretch.


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