Cardinals at Brewers 4/21/17 - MLB Picks & Predictions
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St. Louis Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers
MLB: 8:10 PM EST
Apr. 21, 2017
Latest Odds : STL -110 Total 8.5
The Cardinals and the Brewers will get a look at each other once again as the Brewers took the lead with 3 runs in their last games just for the Cardinals to crush their lead back down to 0. The Cardinals are currently 6-9 on the season and were one of the teams to win on opening day. The Brewers, on the other hand, are 8-8 and while not doing great, has performed at a great level.
Definitively one of the biggest and most recognized named players this season is Eric Thames who is on a wonderful pace. The Thames is hitting .408 this season and has already pushed forward with 7 home runs. Traves Shaw is another great player on the Brewers roster, leading the National league with 13 RBI. Moreover, Wily Peralta is tied for first place with Clayton Kershaw, Johnny Cueto and Hansel Robles with 3 victories each.
This season, the Cardinals have seen the best production from Mike Leake who has a .84 ERA and is leading the National league. Adam Wainwright will lead the Cardinals in this game, Wainwright is definitively one of the best pitchers of the past 10 years, hitting a peak in 2013 and 2014 and has never seen a losing record, this season, and Adam is a terrible 0-3 in his first 3 starts and has pitched only 13.2 innings.
The Brewers will send out their leader and one of the most effective pitchers this season, Wily Peralta to the mound to start the game. Peralta has been constant, pitching 17 innings allowing 11 hits, 5 earned runs and only 1 home run this season. Peralta has been a good pitcher but has seen the ups and downs of baseball hitting 17 victories in 2014 but dropping back down to 5 in 2015.
Recent Betting Trends:
Cardinals are 37-15 in the last 52 meetings in Milwaukee.
Over is 4-1 in Wainwrights last 5 road starts vs. Brewers.
Brewers are 0-7 in Peraltas last 7 starts vs. Cardinals.
Brewers are 2-5 in Peraltas last 7 starts with 4 days of rest.
Free Betting Pick: Milwaukee Brewers +100
Tonight, history has shown that Adam can pitch through plenty of outings and even on the brink of a terrible performance, can bounce right back. The Cardinals offense has backed him up plenty of times but will need to score against Peralta who will have his 4th start of the season. With the Brewers offense red hot and Peralta pitching on top of the order, get the Brewers to take the win. Final Score Prediction, Milwaukee Brewers win 5-3.