St. Louis Cardinals vs Chicago Cubs 06/02/2022 – The St. Louis Cardinals will be taking on the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on Thursday night. The St. Louis Cardinals are in the second position of the NL Central, with a score of 29-21, hot at the heels of the ruling Brewers. The Chicago Cubs are in the fourth position of the same division with a score of 21-29. The recent MLB computer picks favor the St. Louis Cardinals to win in this game.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Chicago Cubs 06/02/2022
|When:||Thursday, June 2, 8:05 PM ET|
|Where:||Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois|
St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals are coming into this game after winning against the San Diego Padres in their last matchup. The St. Louis offense is led by Nolan Arenado who has scored 10 home runs so far and is batting with an average of .281 in this baseball season. The lead home-run scorer of the team is Paul Goldschmidt who has scored 11 homers so far. On the mound against the Chicago Cubs, the St. Louis Cardinals will be posting Matthew Liberatore. Liberatore is currently 1-0 with a 3.72 ERA this season.
Players to watch: Tommy Edman 2B (GP 49, AB 186, R 38, H 51, 2B 8, 3B 3, HR 4, RBI 22, TB 77, BB 19, SO 34, SB 12, AVG 0.274, OBP 0.351, SLG 0.414, OPS 0.765, WAR 2.8), Paul Goldschmidt 1B (GP 48, AB 184, R 33, H 65, 2B 17, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 43, TB 115, BB 25, SO 41, SB 3, AVG 0.353, OBP 0.429, SLG 0.625, OPS 1.054, WAR 2.8).
The Chicago Cubs are coming to face the Cardinals after playing a long but successful game against Milwaukee in their last matchup. The Chicago offense is led by Wilson Contreras who has posted 41 hits so far and is batting with an average of .277 this season. The highest number of home runs in the team has been scored by Patrick Wisdom who has hit 11 out of the park. The Chicago Cubs will be handing the ball to Keegan Thompson to face the Cardinals. Thompson is now 5-0 with a 1.58 ERA.
Players to watch: Frank Schwindel 1B (GP 47, AB 174, R 16, H 39, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 24, TB 66, BB 10, SO 38, SB 0, AVG 0.224, OBP 0.266, SLG 0.379, OPS 0.646, WAR -0.2), Patrick Wisdom 3B (GP 46, AB 162, R 29, H 38, 2B 10, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 26, TB 81, BB 15, SO 68, SB 2, AVG 0.235, OBP 0.306, SLG 0.5, OPS 0.806, WAR 0.9).
St. Louis Cardinals vs Chicago Cubs Betting Numbers
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
St. Louis are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games against Chi Cubs.
St. Louis are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games on the road.
St. Louis are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis’ last 6 games played in June.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Chi Cubs’ last 13 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs’ last 7 games at home.
Chi Cubs are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against St. Louis.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Chi Cubs’ last 11 games against an opponent in the National League.
Chi Cubs are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the National League Central Division division.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Chicago Cubs Betting Picks
The Chicago Cubs will try to score a consecutive win in this game but are still trying to make the best use of their newly shuffled team. The St. Louis Cardinals are showing a more steady hand and are expected to win in this game as per the baseball betting odds today.
Score Prediction: Cardinals 4, Cubs 1.