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Houston Astros vs St. Louis Cardinals 03/07/2021 MLB Tips, Forecast and Spring Training Analysis
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Houston Astros vs St. Louis Cardinals 03/07/2021 – Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium in Jupiter, Florida will play host to Houston Astros and St. Louis Cardinals as they battle in a Spring Training game. Both teams did well in their last two seasons, but they were unable to sustain until the end. The Astros had a decent 2019 season as they were the second-best team. The Cardinals made it to the playoff, but they were unable to get to the World Series. The MLB 2021 season odds are expected to be up before April 1, 2021, for the regular season.
Houston Astros vs St. Louis Cardinals 03/07/2021
Houston Astros completed their last season with a 29-31 record. The Astros were unable to clinch the division title as the Oakland Athletics took the top spot. Houston made it to the Wild Card round, but they were unable to progress any further. The Astros are considered one of those top teams that performed well in the last two years. In their last game, they lost against the New York Mets with a final score of 6-1. However, they won their game against the Cardinals with a final score of 14-0.
Players to watch: J. Siri CF (GP 4, AB 8, R 2, H 3, 2B 0, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 1, TB 6, BB 0, SO 1, SB 0, AVG 0.375, OBP 0.375, SLG 0.75, OPS 1.125, WAR 0), S. Souza Jr. RF (GP 5, AB 8, R 2, H 1, 2B 0, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 2, TB 4, BB 2, SO 5, SB 0, AVG 0.125, OBP 0.3, SLG 0.5, OPS 0.8, WAR 0).
St. Louis Cardinals
The Cardinals were not up to the mark last season, but they completed second in the NL Central Division play. St. Louis trailed the Cubs and finished their regular season with a 30-28 record. The Cardinals just made it through to the Wild Card round but failed to sustain. In their last Spring Trailing game, the Cardinals lost against Washington Nationals with a final score of 7-6. Saint Louis seems to be keeping it low with their Spring Training games.
Players to watch: J. Williams RF (GP 5, AB 11, R 0, H 1, 2B 0, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 1, TB 1, BB 1, SO 3, SB 0, AVG 0.091, OBP 0.167, SLG 0.091, OPS 0.258, WAR 0), A. Dean LF (GP 4, AB 11, R 3, H 3, 2B 0, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 0, TB 3, BB 0, SO 5, SB 1, AVG 0.273, OBP 0.273, SLG 0.273, OPS 0.545, WAR 0).
Houston Astros vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Numbers
Over is 4-0 in Astros last 4 road games with the total set at 11.0 or higher.
St. Louis Cardinals
Over is 4-0-1 in Cardinals last 5 games as a home favorite.
Houston Astros vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Picks
The baseball lines seem to be intact for the Astros to win this game and cover. Houston has been maintaining their performance for the last few years and they are keen on making a difference this season. Houston has performed well in their Spring Training and is all set to take out the Cardinals in this game.
Score Prediction: Astros 6, Cardinals 3.