Pitching tonight for the Dodgers will be Clayton Kershaw who is 9-4 with an ERA of 2.96 with 128 Ks and 50 Walks an for the Cardinals it will be Chris Carpenter who is 9-3 with an ERA of 3.29 with 108 Ks and 38 Walks. Kershaw has won five of his last six outings. With Carpenter who started out the first half strong he has slumped and is 0-3 in his last 3 outings. How will this reflect in tonight’s MLB Odds and MLB Betting lines?
Both the Dodgers and the Cardinals begin this series in St. Louis just shy of first place in their divisions respectively. The Dodgers are 2 games out of 1st place in NL West while the Cardinals are is one game out of 1st place in the NL Central. Does this reflect in the MLB Betting lines tonight or the MLB Odds for this game?
The Dodgers are a slight 21-21 this 2010 season in the away games, while the Cardinals are a Strong 27-15 while playing on their home field. With that said, it appears that the Cardinals will have a 55 % + chance of winning this matchup. Will this have a negative effect on the MLB Betting lines or MLB odds for this game?
The Dodgers and the Cardinals Stats:
The Dodgers are: 49-39 SU
The Cardinals are: 47-41 SU
The Dodgers lately:
While playing Thursday’s they are 7-3
Before they played the Cardinals they were 8-2
After they played the Cubs they are 6-4
After their last win they are 4-6
The Cardinals lately:
While playing Thursday’s they are 6-4
Before they played the Dodgers they were 3-7
After they played Houston they are 4-6
After their last win they are 3-7
Their Next Game is:
The Cardinals at home vs. the Dodgers, on Friday, July 16
Presently the Baseball Odds Makers have the lines at present for the Cardinals at -1 ½ (+175) and the Dodgers at +1 ½ (-210) and the Total – Over 7 (-105) and under 7 (-115). At this time the Cardinals are -119 and the Dodgers are +109 on the Money Line.