Recent Betting Trends
- Cincinnati is 0-4 in its last 4
- The OVER has cashed in each of the Reds last 4
- St Louis is 3-8 in its last 11
- The UNDER has cashed in 7 of the Cardinals last 10 at home
The Cincinnati Reds play the second game of a three-game series on the road Saturday against the St Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
Cincinnati dropped to 9-9 following a 14-11 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday. Cincinnati was swept in its three-game series by Arizona and therefore the Reds have fallen into a tie for second place within the National League Central with Chicago, two games behind first-place Milwaukee.
Jesse Winker is batting .373 to steer Cincinnati and therefore the outfielder features a team-high on-base percentage at .429. outfielder Nick Castellanos is that the leader in home runs with six and hits with 20, while outfielder Tyler Naquin is that the leader in RBIs with 18. On Saturday, Cincinnati will send Wade Miley to the mound. The lefthander is 2-1 with an ERA of two .25, 14 Ks and three BBs.
St Louis dropped to 8-10 following a 1-0 loss to the Washington Nationals on Wednesday. The Cardinals were off Thursday before opening the series with Cincinnati on Friday. St Louis has lost two straight and three of the last four and therefore the Cardinals are last within the NL Central three games behind first place Milwaukee. St Louis features a team ERA of 4.67 which is 23rd in baseball.
Catcher Yadier Molina is batting .322 to steer St Louis and has team highs in RBIs with 12 and on-base percentage at .369. Shortstop Paul DeJong is that the leader in home runs with five and third sacker Tommy Edman is that the leader in hits with 21. On Saturday, St Louis will send John Gant to the mound. The right-hander is 0-2 with an ERA of three .21, 13 Ks and 11 BBs.
|Prediction||St. Louis to win|
|Start Time||19:00 : 24-Apr-21|