St. Louis Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Pirates 08/11/2021 Baseball Tips, Forecast and Analysis
St. Louis Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Pirates 08/11/2021 – The Cardinals will look forward to continuing their success as they take on the Pittsburgh Pirates from PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. St. Louis did well to get past the Pirates in their second opener. The Cardinals remain at the third spot in NL Central Division play. As for the Pirates, they are stuck at the bottom of the division with a poor record on the season. The baseball betting trends have been away from the Pirates in the last few games due to their poor overall performance this season.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Pirates 08/11/2021
|When:||Wednesday, August 11, 7:05 PM ET|
|Where:||PNC Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals are sitting exactly at the .500 mark after their last success against the Pirates. St. Louis is holding a 56-56 record on the season while they continue to trail the Reds at the second position. Last night, they went deep from the plate and smashed four runs to victory while restricting the Pirates to just one. Adam Wainwright will take the nod in this game as their starting pitcher. The righty is holding an ERA of 3.48 with 10-6 and 130 Ks in total. St. Louis is four plus games ahead of the Cubs at the fourth.
Players to watch: Tommy Edman 3B (GP 109, AB 432, R 54, H 109, 2B 27, 3B 3, HR 6, RBI 31, TB 160, BB 25, SO 62, SB 19, AVG 0.252, OBP 0.299, SLG 0.37, OPS 0.669, WAR 1.8, Paul Goldschmidt 1B (GP 109, AB 421, R 59, H 114, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 18, RBI 63, TB 188, BB 41, SO 99, SB 7, AVG 0.271, OBP 0.336, SLG 0.447, OPS 0.783, WAR 2.7).
The Pirates are 25 games behind the Brewers at the top. Pittsburgh dropped a total of 72 games and won just 41 in return. Pittsburgh will need to open up their overall performance but their chances look way too slim. The Pirates are now 11 games behind the Cubs at fourth. Wil Crowe will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 3-6 record on the season with an ERA of 5.47, 71 Ks, and 37 BBs in total. Pittsburgh can only hope for a better season next year.
Players to watch: Bryan Reynolds LF (GP 109, AB 399, R 65, H 123, 2B 26, 3B 3, HR 19, RBI 65, TB 212, BB 49, SO 92, SB 3, AVG 0.308, OBP 0.391, SLG 0.531, OPS 0.923, WAR 4.5, Kevin Newman SS (GP 102, AB 367, R 34, H 80, 2B 11, 3B 2, HR 3, RBI 24, TB 104, BB 19, SO 30, SB 3, AVG 0.218, OBP 0.257, SLG 0.283, OPS 0.54, WAR 0.2).
St. Louis Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Numbers
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis are 11-3 SU in their last 14 games against Pittsburgh.
Cardinals are 7-0 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh.
St. Louis are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the National League.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis’ last 6 games against an opponent in the National League Central Division division.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis’ last 7 games played on a Wednesday when on the road.
Pittsburgh are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games.
Pirates are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games at home.
Pittsburgh are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against St. Louis.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Pittsburgh’s last 12 games played on a Wednesday.
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Pittsburgh’s last 16 games played on a Wednesday when at home.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Picks
The St. Louis Cardinals have dominated the Pirates in the past and they are all set to continue their success. The betting websites for MLB have predicted the Cardinals to continue their success and get past the Pirates in this game.
Score Prediction: Cardinals 7, Pirates 3.