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Atlanta Braves vs St. Louis Cardinals 08/04/2021 Odds, Betting Picks and Predictions
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Atlanta Braves vs St. Louis Cardinals 08/04/2021 – The Atlanta Braves will look forward to continuing their success after smashing the Cardinals in their last game. The Braves are right behind the Phillies in the second spot as they stay ahead of the Nationals. Atlanta has a chance to make it to the top of the NL East if they remain consistent in their victory. The Cardinals have fought back well against opponents and are sitting at the third spot in the NL Central Division play. Both teams have similar records and the best betting websites have predicted a winner based on the odds and picks.
Atlanta Braves vs St. Louis Cardinals 08/04/2021
The Atlanta Braves won a total of 53 games and dropped 54 in return. The Braves are one game behind the .500 mark and are one game behind the Phillies. Last night, they smashed six runs from the plate and restricted the Cardinals to just one. Atlanta has Austin Riley as their leader in batting with an average of .290. Riley has smashed 22 home runs and 63 RBIs this season. Ronald Acuna Jr. has smashed 24 home runs from the plate and the other notable player is Freddie Freeman with a neat on-base percentage.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 2B (GP 104, AB 408, R 65, H 108, 2B 31, 3B 5, HR 17, RBI 69, TB 200, BB 33, SO 80, SB 13, AVG 0.265, OBP 0.322, SLG 0.49, OPS 0.812, WAR 2.1), Dansby Swanson SS (GP 106, AB 398, R 49, H 98, 2B 25, 3B 2, HR 20, RBI 57, TB 187, BB 30, SO 117, SB 7, AVG 0.246, OBP 0.302, SLG 0.47, OPS 0.772, WAR 0.7).
St. Louis Cardinals
The Cardinals have been fighting hard to make it past the Reds. St. Louis won 53 games and dropped 53 in return. The Cardinals are three-plus games behind the Reds and are two games ahead of the Cubs. JA Happ will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. Happy is holding a 5-6 record on the season with an ERA of 6.77. Paul Goldschmidt is the bright spot from the plate in batting with an average of .269. Goldschmidt has smashed a total of 107 hits while Nolan Arenado is the leader with 62 RBIs.
Players to watch: Tommy Edman 3B (GP 103, AB 410, R 53, H 106, 2B 26, 3B 3, HR 6, RBI 31, TB 156, BB 24, SO 57, SB 18, AVG 0.259, OBP 0.304, SLG 0.38, OPS 0.684, WAR 2.2),Paul Goldschmidt 1B (GP 103, AB 398, R 56, H 107, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 17, RBI 57, TB 178, BB 40, SO 95, SB 7, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.337, SLG 0.447, OPS 0.784, WAR 2.6).
Atlanta Braves vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Numbers
Atlanta are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against St. Louis.
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis are 10-4 SU in their last 14 games at home.
Atlanta Braves vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Picks
Betting on baseball has never been easier with all the odds and lines available online. The Braves are expected to continue their success and take out the Cardinals in this game. Look for Atlanta to build on a winning streak.
Score Prediction: Braves 5, Cardinals 2.