St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Yankees Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 5


By Claudio Fortuna | August 5, 2022 11:09 AM

The New York Yankees visit the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium, taking the field at 8:15pm ET on Friday August 5th, 8:15pm ET. The St. Louis Cardinals are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8.5 runs.

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Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the New York Yankees and St. Louis Cardinals.

St. Louis and New York Betting Info

  • Sixteen of the Cardinals’ last 20 night games against AL East opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Yankees have lost each of their last six road games against teams that held a winning record.

New York Yankees Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .245
Team OBP .331
AVG Runs Scored 5.3
Team ERA 3.25
Team WHIP 1.11
Starters ERA 3.48
Starters WHIP 1.09

Key Players for New York

  • Jordan Montgomery: 3.69 ERA, 7.61 K/9, 1.10 WHIP
  • Jameson Taillon: 3.96 ERA, 7.76 K/9, 1.16 WHIP
  • Ronald Marinaccio: 2.08 ERA, 10.73 K/9, 0.85 WHIP
  • Clayton Holmes: 1.77 ERA, 9.46 K/9, 0.92 WHIP
  • Aaron Judge: .298 Batting Avg, .386 OBP, .676 SLG, 1.062 OPS, 89 Runs
  • Gleyber Torres: .254 Batting Avg, .309 OBP, .460 SLG, .769 OPS, 47 Runs
  • Isiah Kiner-Falefa: .275 Batting Avg, .317 OBP, .324 SLG, .641 OPS, 47 Runs
  • Andrew Benintendi: .050 Batting Avg, .310 OBP, .050 SLG, .360 OPS, 2 Runs
  • Aaron Hicks: .223 Batting Avg, .344 OBP, .320 SLG, .664 OPS, 39 Runs
  • David LeMahieu: .289 Batting Avg, .392 OBP, .427 SLG, .819 OPS, 67 Runs
  • Joshua Donaldson: .220 Batting Avg, .301 OBP, .384 SLG, .685 OPS, 35 Runs
  • Anthony Rizzo: .227 Batting Avg, .347 OBP, .511 SLG, .858 OPS, 64 Runs
  • Jose Trevino: .265 Batting Avg, .304 OBP, .461 SLG, .765 OPS, 29 Runs

St. Louis Cardinals Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .252
Team OBP .322
AVG Runs Scored 4.6
Team ERA 3.78
Team WHIP 1.25
Starters ERA 3.90
Starters WHIP 1.28

Key Players for St. Louis

  • Giovanny Gallegos: 3.35 ERA, 11.38 K/9, 1.09 WHIP
  • James Naile: 0.00 ERA, 6.00 K/9, 0.33 WHIP
  • Nolan Arenado: .293 Batting Avg, .363 OBP, .540 SLG, .903 OPS, 49 Runs
  • Lars Nootbaar: .227 Batting Avg, .317 OBP, .395 SLG, .712 OPS, 20 Runs
  • Yadier Molina: .208 Batting Avg, .219 OBP, .285 SLG, .504 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Paul Goldschmidt: .332 Batting Avg, .413 OBP, .614 SLG, 1.027 OPS, 72 Runs
  • Thomas Edman: .259 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .372 SLG, .696 OPS, 69 Runs
  • Jose Pujols: .231 Batting Avg, .313 OBP, .402 SLG, .715 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Tyler O’Neill: .233 Batting Avg, .300 OBP, .364 SLG, .664 OPS, 30 Runs
  • Dylan Carlson: .247 Batting Avg, .315 OBP, .409 SLG, .724 OPS, 38 Runs
  • Paul DeJong: .140 Batting Avg, .226 OBP, .280 SLG, .506 OPS, 8 Runs

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