St. Louis Cardinals vs Chicago Cubs 06/11/2021 Picks, Predictions and Previews
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St. Louis Cardinals vs Chicago Cubs 06/11/2021 – The Cardinals hit the road to open a three-game series against the Chicago Cubs from Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Cardinals are back at the third spot in the NL Central Division play with a 32-30 record on the season. Saint Louis is behind the Brewers in second place. The Chicago Cubs will enter this game sitting at the top of the NL Central Division play with a 35-27 record on the season. The MLB best betting predictions are available online as these battle to increase their conference record.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Chicago Cubs 06/11/2021
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis Cardinals dropped their last series against the Reds with a 1-2 record. Saint Louis lost their first two games and defeated the Reds in their last game with an 8-2 final score. Tommy Edelman is the leader for the Cardinals with 70 hits and 18 RBIs. Paul Goldschmidt and Nolan Arenado have a combination of 70 RBIs and 125 hits. Saint Louis will turn to Johan Oviedo in this game as their starter. Oviedo is holding a 0-1 record with an ERA of 4.66.
Players to watch: T. Edman 3B (GP 62, AB 260, R 34, H 70, 2B 15, 3B 2, HR 4, RBI 18, TB 101, BB 16, SO 33, SB 12, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.318, SLG 0.388, OPS 0.706, WAR 2.1), N. Arenado 3B (GP 61, AB 238, R 32, H 67, 2B 20, 3B 1, HR 11, RBI 40, TB 122, BB 16, SO 35, SB 0, AVG 0.282, OBP 0.329, SLG 0.513, OPS 0.842, WAR 2).
In the last three games, the Cubs have scored 14 runs in total. Chicago is holding the same record as the Brewers and as they enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. The Cubs defeated the Padres in their last series with a 2-1 record. Last night, Chicago smashed three runs from the plate and restricted the Padres to just one. Kyle Hendricks will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Hendricks is holding a 10-3 record on the season with an ERA of 2.81.
Players to watch: K. Bryant 3B (GP 57, AB 212, R 40, H 65, 2B 16, 3B 1, HR 13, RBI 38, TB 122, BB 24, SO 56, SB 3, AVG 0.307, OBP 0.383, SLG 0.575, OPS 0.959, WAR 2.3), J. Baez SS (GP 54, AB 204, R 32, H 49, 2B 5, 3B 1, HR 14, RBI 39, TB 98, BB 7, SO 80, SB 9, AVG 0.24, OBP 0.276, SLG 0.48, OPS 0.757, WAR 1.6).
St. Louis Cardinals vs Chicago Cubs Betting Numbers
St. Louis Cardinals
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis’ last 5 games.
Chi Cubs are 12-5 SU in their last 17 games.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Chicago Cubs Betting Picks
The top sports gambling website favors the Cubs to take out the Cardinals and win this first game with ease. The Chicago Cubs have Hendricks on the mound as their starter with an equally balanced batting unit.
Score Prediction: Cubs 5, Cardinals 3.