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St. Louis Cardinals vs Washington Nationals 04/20/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and MLB Baseball
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
St. Louis Cardinals vs Washington Nationals 04/20/2021 – On Tuesday, Saint Louis Cardinals and Washington Nationals will enter their second game of a three-game series from the Nationals Park in Washington, DC. The Cardinals seem to have a tough competition in the NL Central Division play as they hold the third spot behind the Brewers. Washington Nationals are worse since they sit at the bottom of the NL East Division play. The Nationals are holding one of the worst records on the season and the latest mlb betting picks have not been in their favor.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Washington Nationals 04/20/2021
St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals split their 16 games on the season and they look forward to taking advantage of a weak Washington squad. Last night, the Cardinals went deep from the plate and smashed 21 runs to victory. From the pitching end, they restricted the Nationals to just five. Saint Louis lost their last series against the Phillies with a 1-2 record. Taking the mound as their starter in this game is Adam Wainwright. The veteran pitcher has an ERA of 7.11 with 14 strikeouts, 11 runs, and two home runs. Wainwright has thrown a total of 12 plus innings on the season.
Players to watch: T. Edman 3B (GP 15, AB 63, R 7, H 18, 2B 1, 3B 1, HR 1, RBI 2, TB 24, BB 6, SO 5, SB 3, AVG 0.286, OBP 0.348, SLG 0.381, OPS 0.729, WAR 0) N. Arenado 3B (GP 15, AB 59, R 9, H 16, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 10, TB 31, BB 5, SO 13, SB 0, AVG 0.271, OBP 0.328, SLG 0.525, OPS 0.854, WAR 0)
The Nationals are coming into this game with a terrible 5-9 record on the season. Washington is trailing the Braves and they have plenty of room for improvement. The Nationals split their four-game series against the Diamondbacks and are riding a two-game losing streak. Patrick Corbin will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Corbin has pitched six-plus innings and has given up 12 hits, 16 runs, and four home runs. Corbin holds a bad ERA of 21.32 with six Ks in total.
Players to watch: Not available
St. Louis Cardinals vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
St. Louis Cardinals
The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. Louis’ last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Washington’s last 12 games.
St. Louis Cardinals vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
The Nationals are weak and they have a weak pitcher against the Cardinals. On the other hand, Washington will struggle to score against Wainwright in this game. Look for the Cardinals to secure a victory here with the best mlb betting sites in their support.
Score Prediction: Cardinals 6, Nationals 2.