Milwaukee Brewers vs St. Louis Cardinals 08/19/2021 Game Analysis, Baseball Tips and Forecast
Milwaukee Brewers vs St. Louis Cardinals 08/19/2021 – The Brewers and Cardinals will conclude their three-game series from Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri. The Brewers will enter this game riding a four-game winning streak. Milwaukee is sitting at the top of the NL Central with the third-best record in the majors. The odds for baseball have been in favor of the Brewers in the past few games. St. Louis Cardinals are still struggling to make it past their opponents while they remain in the third place in their division. The Cardinals are not as strong as the Brewers as they need to improve their overall performance.
Milwaukee Brewers vs St. Louis Cardinals 08/19/2021
|When:||Thursday, August 19, 7:45 PM ET|
|Where:||Busch Stadium, St. Louis, Missouri|
Milwaukee Brewers have made up for all their loss with ease. The Brewers are one of the strongest teams in the majors with their solid 74-47 record on the season. Milwaukee has maintained a big lead ahead of the Reds making it easy for them to clinch the division title. Last night, they smashed six runs from the plate and restricted the Cardinals to just four. Milwaukee will turn in Brandon Woodruff as their starter in this game. Woodruff has a 7-6 record on the season with a decent ERA of 2.18.
Players to watch: Avisail Garcia CF (GP 105, AB 368, R 54, H 100, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 21, RBI 70, TB 178, BB 30, SO 93, SB 6, AVG 0.272, OBP 0.337, SLG 0.484, OPS 0.82, WAR 2.1), Luis Urias 3B (GP 111, AB 361, R 58, H 89, 2B 22, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 55, TB 161, BB 44, SO 86, SB 5, AVG 0.247, OBP 0.338, SLG 0.446, OPS 0.784, WAR 2).
St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals will try to rebound from all their loss by delivering Jos Lester to the mound as their starting pitcher. Lester is holding a 4-6 record on the season with an ERA of 5.32. Overall, Lester has pitched 91 plus innings with just 59 Ks in total. The Cardinals have won a total of 61 games and dropped 58 in return. St. Louis is way ahead of the Cubs but their biggest challenge is getting past the Reds.
Players to watch: Tommy Edman 3B (GP 116, AB 461, R 61, H 117, 2B 29, 3B 3, HR 7, RBI 34, TB 173, BB 28, SO 65, SB 19, AVG 0.254, OBP 0.302, SLG 0.375, OPS 0.677, WAR 1.9), Paul Goldschmidt 1B (GP 116, AB 447, R 64, H 124, 2B 20, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 68, TB 200, BB 47, SO 106, SB 9, AVG 0.277, OBP 0.346, SLG 0.447, OPS 0.793, WAR 3.1).
Milwaukee Brewers vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Numbers
Milwaukee is 8-1 SU in their last 9 games.
Brewers is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games against St. Louis.
Milwaukee is 9-1 SU in their last 10 games on the road.
Milwaukee is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against St. Louis.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee’s last 8 games played on a Thursday.
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
Cardinals are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games at home.
St. Louis is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Milwaukee.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of St. Louis’ last 10 games played on a Thursday.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. Louis’ last 9 games when playing as the underdog.
Milwaukee Brewers vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Picks
The baseball prop bets favor the Brewers to win this game and cover the spread. Milwaukee has a better shot with the top hitters on their team. Look for the Brewers to win this game with ease.
Score Prediction: Brewers 7, Cardinals 4.