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St. Louis Cardinals vs Colorado Rockies 07/04/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and MLB Baseball
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St. Louis Cardinals vs Colorado Rockies 07/04/2021 – A four-game series will come to an end as the St. Louis Cardinals take on the Colorado Rockies from Coors Field in Denver, Colorado. The Cardinals will enter this game while they remain at the fourth spot in the NL Central Division play. St. Louis is ahead of the Pirates and is right behind the Cubs. The Rockies hold the same fourth position in the NL West Division play behind the Padres. Colorado is ahead of the Diamondbacks and the best websites for baseball have been slanting towards the Cardinals.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Colorado Rockies 07/04/2021
St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals did well to make it past the Rockies in their series opener with a 9-3 final score. However, they dropped their second outing with a 3-2 final score. Nolan Arenado is the leader in batting with an average of .263. Arenado has 16 home runs and 52 RBIs on the season. Carlos Martinez will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 4-9 record on the season with an ERA of 6.38.
Players to watch: T. Edman 3B (GP 81, AB 332, R 44, H 87, 2B 18, 3B 3, HR 4, RBI 23, TB 123, BB 19, SO 41, SB 15, AVG 0.262, OBP 0.307, SLG 0.37, OPS 0.678, WAR 2.1), P. Goldschmidt 1B (GP 81, AB 310, R 42, H 79, 2B 14, 3B 1, HR 12, RBI 43, TB 131, BB 28, SO 72, SB 5, AVG 0.255, OBP 0.32, SLG 0.423, OPS 0.742, WAR 1.6).
The Colorado Rockies rebounded well against the Cardinals but they seem to be struggling in the NL West. The Rockies have a tough competition with the Padres, Dodgers, and Giants. Raimel Tapia, Charlie Blackmon, and Ryan McMahon are the bright spots for the Rockies in batting. German Marquez will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 7-6 record on the season with an ERA of 3.62.
Players to watch: R. Tapia LF (GP 80, AB 307, R 48, H 88, 2B 19, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 38, TB 122, BB 24, SO 45, SB 11, AVG 0.287, OBP 0.336, SLG 0.397, OPS 0.734), WAR 1.4, R. McMahon 2B (GP 80, AB 279, R 47, H 69, 2B 15, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 45, TB 134, BB 27, SO 84, SB 4, AVG 0.247, OBP 0.31, SLG 0.48, OPS 0.79, WAR 2.7).
St. Louis Cardinals vs Colorado Rockies Betting Numbers
St. Louis Cardinals
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis’ last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Colorado’s last 7 games.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Colorado Rockies Betting Picks
The Cardinals have a long way to go with their poor performance, but the baseball betting odds are against the Rockies to win this game. St. Louis is stronger than the Rockies with their offensive and defensive end.
Score Prediction: Cardinals 5, Rockies 2.