Baltimore Orioles vs St. Louis Cardinals 05/12/2022 Forecast, Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Baltimore Orioles vs St. Louis Cardinals 05/12/2022 – On Thursday afternoon, the Baltimore Orioles will be taking on the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. This will be the third and final game of an interleague series between the two teams. The Baltimore Orioles are locked in the fourth position of the AL East, currently dominated by the Yankees, with a record of 13-18. The St. Louis Cardinals are in the second position of the NL Central, with a record of 17-13. The latest MLB betting trends are predicting the St. Louis Cardinals to win this game.
Baltimore Orioles vs St. Louis Cardinals 05/12/2022
The Baltimore Orioles are coming into this game after being shamelessly defeated in the last match with a score of 10-1. In the opener of the series against the Cardinals, the Orioles won 5-3. The Baltimore offense is being led by Nolan Arenado who has scored seven home runs this season and has posted 25 rib-eyes for the team so far. The Orioles have been scoring 3.57 runs in each game in this baseball season and are posting .236 hits as a team on average.
Players to watch: Cedric Mullins CF (GP 30, AB 122, R 19, H 32, 2B 8, 3B 1, HR 5, RBI 14, TB 57, BB 7, SO 26, SB 5, AVG 0.262, OBP 0.328, SLG 0.467, OPS 0.796, WAR 1.4), Ryan Mountcastle 1B (GP 28, AB 112, R 10, H 30, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 16, TB 45, BB 4, SO 29, SB 2, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.299, SLG 0.402, OPS 0.701, WAR 0.2).
St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals had a rocky start in this series against the Orioles and gave up 11 hits in the first game. The second game was triumphant for St. Louis after Miles Mikolas threw for 7.0 innings with four hits and one walk. The St. Louis offense is led by Ryan Mountcastle who has scored four homers, which is the highest on the team. Mountcastle has also posted 16 RBIs for the Cardinals in this baseball season. As a team, the St. Louis Cardinals are scoring an average of 4.28 runs in each game.
Players to watch: Nolan Arenado 3B (GP 28, AB 107, R 14, H 34, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 24, TB 64, BB 12, SO 18, SB 0, AVG 0.318, OBP 0.387, SLG 0.598, OPS 0.985, WAR 2.1), Paul Goldschmidt 1B (GP 28, AB 106, R 15, H 30, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 2, RBI 11, TB 43, BB 16, SO 24, SB 2, AVG 0.283, OBP 0.377, SLG 0.406, OPS 0.783, WAR 0.8).
Baltimore Orioles vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore’s last 6 games.
St. Louis Cardinals
The total has gone OVER in 8 of St. Louis’ last 9 games against Baltimore.
Baltimore Orioles vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Picks
The Baltimore Orioles have been very shabby this season, albeit their soothing performance in game 1 of the series. The Cardinals are already strong and are enjoying the home-ground advantage in this game. Online betting MLB experts are foreseeing a win for St. Louis in this game.
Score Prediction: Cardinals 5, Orioles 2.