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St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals 09/22/2020 Analysis, Results and Odds

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St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals 09-22-2020 Analysis Results and Odds

St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals 09/22/2020 – On Tuesday, Kansas City Royals will enter their second game of a three-game series against Saint Louis Cardinals from Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. The Royals are once again at the bottom of the AL Central division with a 22-32 record. Kansas City struggled to make ends meet last year and this year has not been any different. Saint Louis Cardinals are yet to play some of their postponed games. Saint Louis secured the second spot on the season with a 26-35 record and they are trailing the Cubs at the top. The mlb betting odds 2020 has been on and off for the Cardinals this season.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals 09/22/2020

When: Tuesday, September 22, 8:05 PM ET
Where: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri
TV: FS-M
Stream: SofaScore

St. Louis Cardinals

Saint Louis Cardinals are keen on clinching a Wild Card spot this season. The Cardinals have a tight competition against Cincinnati Reds and Milwaukee Brewers. The Reds are holding a 28-27 record while the Brewers are just one game behind the Cardinals with a 26-27 record. Saint Louis Cardinals have Paul Goldschmidt as their leading batsman with a batting clip of .309. When it comes to home runs and RBIs, Brad Miller has taken the lead with seven and 24. Austin Gombler will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. The southpaw is holding a 0-1 record on the season with an ERA of 2.37.

Players to watch: W. Merrifield 2B (GP 54 AB 221 R 34 H 63 2B 11 3B 0 HR 9 RBI 30 TB 101 BB 12 SO 28 SB 10 AVG 0.285 OBP 0.332 SLG 0.457 OPS 0.789 WAR 0), M. Franco 3B (GP 54 AB 203 R 22 H 56 2B 15 3B 0 HR 7 RBI 33 TB 92 BB 15 SO 38 SB 1 AVG 0.276 OBP 0.323 SLG 0.453 OPS 0.776 WAR 0).

Kansas City Royals

Kansas City will need to start over next season with a few changes to make things possible. The Royals were swept by the Brewers in their last three games, but they managed to win their opening game against Saint Louis. Kansas City scored four runs last night and restricted the Cardinals to one. Whit Merrifield is the leading batsman for the Royals with a batting clip of .281. Merrifield has also taken the lead with 61 hits and nine home runs. When it comes to RBIs, Maikel Franco took the lead with 31. Brady Singer will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Singer is holding a 3-4 record on the season with an ERA of 4.14.

Players to watch: W. Merrifield 2B (GP 54 AB 221 R 34 H 63 2B 11 3B 0 HR 9 RBI 30 TB 101 BB 12 SO 28 SB 10 AVG 0.285 OBP 0.332 SLG 0.457 OPS 0.789 WAR 0), M. Franco 3B (GP 54 AB 203 R 22 H 56 2B 15 3B 0 HR 7 RBI 33 TB 92 BB 15 SO 38 SB 1 AVG 0.276 OBP 0.323 SLG 0.453 OPS 0.776 WAR 0).

St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals Betting Numbers

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St. Louis Cardinals

St. Louis is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Cardinals are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games against Kansas City.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of St. Louis’ last 15 games on the road.
St. Louis is 8-1 SU in their last 9 games when playing on the road against Kansas City.
Cardinals are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games this season.

Kansas City Royals

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City’s last 6 games.
Royals are 8-4 SU in their last 12 games.
Kansas City is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home.
Royals are 1-8 SU in their last 9 games when playing at home against St. Louis.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City’s last 5 games this season.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals Betting Picks

The Royals might have won the first game of the series, but the Cardinals will not decline once more. Kansas City will struggle to get past Saint Louis with their batting unit. The mlb free betting picks have predicted the Cardinals to win and cover.

Score Prediction: Saint Louis Cardinals 5, Kansas City Royals 2.