St. Louis Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Odds & Game Analysis | June 13


By Claudio Fortuna | June 13, 2022 2:47 PM

The Pittsburgh Pirates visit the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium, taking the field at 7:45pm ET on Monday June 13th, 7:45pm ET. The Pittsburgh Pirates are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 9 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and St. Louis Cardinals.

St. Louis and Pittsburgh Betting Info

  • Five of the Pirates’ last six games against National League opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Pirates have lost each of their last eight games against NL Central Division opponents that held a winning record.

Pittsburgh Pirates Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .224
Team OBP .293
AVG Runs Scored 3.4
Team ERA 4.48
Team WHIP 1.36
Starters ERA 4.80
Starters WHIP 1.42

Key Players for Pittsburgh

  • Zachary Thompson: 4.50 ERA, 7.02 K/9, 1.36 WHIP
  • David Bednar: 1.29 ERA, 12.21 K/9, 0.75 WHIP
  • Tyler Beede: 3.18 ERA, 3.18 K/9, 1.32 WHIP
  • Tucupita Marcano: .311 Batting Avg, .367 OBP, .511 SLG, .878 OPS, 8 Runs
  • Jack Suwinski: .220 Batting Avg, .283 OBP, .449 SLG, .732 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Bryan Reynolds: .249 Batting Avg, .325 OBP, .440 SLG, .765 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Calvin Mitchell: .204 Batting Avg, .241 OBP, .370 SLG, .611 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Ke’Bryan Hayes: .277 Batting Avg, .361 OBP, .376 SLG, .737 OPS, 24 Runs
  • Diego Castillo: .203 Batting Avg, .247 OBP, .287 SLG, .534 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Michael Chavis: .268 Batting Avg, .303 OBP, .438 SLG, .741 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Michael Perez: .107 Batting Avg, .180 OBP, .214 SLG, .394 OPS, 2 Runs
  • Daniel Vogelbach: .232 Batting Avg, .317 OBP, .430 SLG, .747 OPS, 16 Runs

St. Louis Cardinals Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .250
Team OBP .319
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.87
Team WHIP 1.30
Starters ERA 3.85
Starters WHIP 1.30

Key Players for St. Louis

  • Giovanny Gallegos: 3.18 ERA, 11.92 K/9, 1.19 WHIP
  • Neil Pallante: 1.04 ERA, 6.23 K/9, 1.41 WHIP
  • Zachary Thompson: 2.25 ERA, 6.75 K/9, 1.00 WHIP
  • Nolan Arenado: .281 Batting Avg, .352 OBP, .498 SLG, .850 OPS, 28 Runs
  • Nolan Gorman: .270 Batting Avg, .352 OBP, .460 SLG, .812 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Harrison Bader: .260 Batting Avg, .304 OBP, .370 SLG, .674 OPS, 30 Runs
  • Yadier Molina: .219 Batting Avg, .231 OBP, .305 SLG, .536 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Paul Goldschmidt: .327 Batting Avg, .411 OBP, .577 SLG, .988 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Thomas Edman: .280 Batting Avg, .358 OBP, .418 SLG, .776 OPS, 49 Runs
  • Jose Pujols: .214 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .378 SLG, .697 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Tyler O’Neill: .218 Batting Avg, .270 OBP, .331 SLG, .601 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Dylan Carlson: .248 Batting Avg, .295 OBP, .359 SLG, .654 OPS, 15 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Cardinals and Pirates, the Cardinals won four times and the Pirates won once. Their most recent matchup on May 22, 2022 ended 18-4 with the St. Louis Cardinals taking the win.

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