Cardinals Vs Pirates: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – June 14, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on June 20, 2022

The Pittsburgh Pirates (24-36) will attempt to stop an eight-game losing streak when visiting the St. Louis Cardinals (36-27) at 7:45 PM ET on Tuesday. St. Louis (-209 to win) has Miles Mikolas set to start, while Pittsburgh (+175) is sending out Bryse Wilson.

The betting trends in this article reflect odds as of June 14, 2022 at 7:12 PM ET. Check out the table below for the latest odds for this game and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Cardinals vs Pirates Betting Lines

Cardinals Betting Insights

  • This season, the Cardinals have won 22 out of the 33 games, or 66.7%, in which they’ve been favored.
  • St. Louis has a record of 1-2 in games where bookmakers favor them by at least -209 on the moneyline.
  • The Cardinals have a 67.6% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline.
  • So far this season, St. Louis and its opponents have hit the over in 31 of their 63 games with a total.
  • The Cardinals are 35-28-0 against the spread this season.

Cardinals Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 6-4
Runs Per Game 4.1
HR 7
ERA 3.96
K/9 7.32

Pirates Betting Insights

  • The Pirates have been victorious in 17, or 37%, of the 46 contests they have been chosen as underdogs in this season.
  • Pittsburgh has a win-loss record of 6-8 when favored by +175 or worse by bookmakers this year.
  • Oddsmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Pirates have a 36.4% chance of pulling out a win.
  • Pittsburgh’s games have gone over the total in 22 of their 60 opportunities.
  • The Pirates have an against the spread record of 27-33-0 in 60 games with a line this season.

Pirates Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 2-8
Runs Per Game 2.5
HR 11
ERA 3.96
K/9 9.11

Pirates Probable Pitcher – Bryse Wilson

  • Wilson (0-3 with a 7.53 ERA and 24 strikeouts in 28 2/3 innings pitched) gets the start for the Pirates, his seventh of the season.
  • The right-hander last appeared on Sunday, May 22 against the St. Louis Cardinals, when he threw one inning, allowing seven earned runs while giving up six hits.
  • Wilson has put together one start this campaign where he pitched five or more innings.
  • The Pirates have been the moneyline underdog in five of Wilson’s starts this season, and they went 2-3 in those games.
  • Wilson’s team has a 3-3 record in his starts this season.
  • Wilson’s starts with a set total this season have hit the over in four of six games.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of June 14, 2022 at 7:12 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Pirates Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP K/9 H/9 HR/9 ERA
Chris Stratton 26 25.1 8.5 14.0 1.4 5.68
Wil Crowe 23 36.0 9.5 5.9 0.6 2.25
David Bednar 23 28.0 12.2 5.8 0.7 1.29
Anthony Banda 18 13.2 10.5 29.3 3.4 6.59
Tyler Beede 14 23.2 3.8 10.3 0.4 3.42

Cardinals Probable Pitcher – Miles Mikolas

  • Mikolas and his team are 8-4-0 ATS this season when he starts.
  • The right-hander’s last appearance was on Thursday, when he threw eight innings against the Tampa Bay Rays, giving up two earned runs while allowing three hits.
  • Mikolas has pitched five or more innings in 11 straight games and will look to extend that streak.
  • Mikolas’ team has a record of 3-2 this season when he starts and they are the favorite on the moneyline.
  • Mikolas’ team has won seven of his 12 starts.
  • In Mikolas’ 12 starts with a total, the teams have hit the over seven times.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of June 14, 2022 at 7:12 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Cardinals Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP Ks ERA Holds Saves
Nick Wittgren 25 23.1 11 5.79 4 1
Giovanny Gallegos 24 24.2 32 2.92 2 9
Génesis Cabrera 23 28.2 24 2.20 10 0
T.J. McFarland 21 24.1 15 7.40 1 0
Ryan Helsley 21 25.0 35 0.36 5 5

Cardinals Hitting Trends

  • The Cardinals have hit at least two dingers in 15 games this season, and are 12-3 in those outings.
  • The Cardinals have won each of the 11 games this season when they have put up five or more extra-base hits.
  • The club has totaled at least eight hits in 35 games this season, and is 28-7 in those contests.
  • The Cardinals are 25-5 in the games this season that they scored five or more runs.
  • The Cardinals are 11-3 in the 14 games this season when they have drawn at least five walks.

Pirates Hitting Trends

  • They are 10-5 this season when they hit two or more home runs in a game.
  • In seven games with five or more extra-base hits this season, they have a record of 5-2.
  • They have a record of 19-10 this season when collecting eight or more base hits in a game.
  • They have won 14 of their 17 games this season in which they scored more than four runs.
  • In 12 games this season with five or more walks drawn, they’ve posted a record of 9-3

Cardinals vs. Pirates Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Pirates (+175)

Over/Under Pick: Over (8.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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