Brewers Vs Cardinals: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – August 12, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on August 15, 2022

The Milwaukee Brewers (60-50) visit the St. Louis Cardinals (61-50) to open a three-game series at Busch Stadium, with first pitch at 8:15 PM ET on Friday. The Brewers are coming off a series victory over the Rays, and the Cardinals a series loss to the Rockies. Eric Lauer is pitching for Milwaukee (-125 to win), and Jordan Montgomery is St. Louis’ (+108) pick to start.

The betting facts in the article below reflect odds as of August 12, 2022 at 7:14 PM ET. Keep scrolling for a look at all of the latest odds for this game and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Brewers vs Cardinals Betting Lines

Brewers Betting Insights

  • This season, the Brewers have won 50 out of the 88 games, or 56.8%, in which they’ve been favored.
  • This season, Milwaukee has won 44 of its 75 games, or 58.7%, when favored by at least -125 on the moneyline.
  • Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Brewers have a 55.6% chance to win.
  • So far this season, Milwaukee and its opponents have hit the over in 55 of their 110 games with a total.
  • The Brewers are 48-62-0 ATS in their 110 games with a spread this season.

Brewers Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 4-6
Runs Per Game 4.6
HR 16
ERA 3.74
K/9 8.49

Cardinals Betting Insights

  • The Cardinals have been victorious in 22, or 43.1%, of the 51 contests they have been chosen as underdogs in this season.
  • St. Louis has a win-loss record of 12-24 when favored by +108 or worse by bookmakers this year.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Cardinals have a 48.1% chance of walking away with the win.
  • St. Louis’ games have gone over the total in 52 of their 111 opportunities.
  • The Cardinals have an against the spread record of 60-51-0 in 111 games with a line this season.

Cardinals Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 8-2
Runs Per Game 5.9
HR 17
ERA 4.70
K/9 8.28

Cardinals Probable Pitcher – Jordan Montgomery

  • Montgomery gets the start for the Cardinals, his 23rd of the season. He is 4-3 with a 3.53 ERA and 98 strikeouts in 119 2/3 innings pitched.
  • The lefty’s last appearance came on Saturday against the New York Yankees, when he went five scoreless innings while allowing two hits.
  • Montgomery is trying to secure his 19th start of five or more innings this year in this outing.
  • The Cardinals were the underdog on the moneyline for one Montgomery start this season — they lost.
  • Montgomery’s team is 10-12 in his 22 starts.
  • Montgomery has had 22 starts that oddsmakers set a total for this season, and 11 of those matchups finished over the total.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of August 12, 2022 at 7:14 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Cardinals Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP K/9 H/9 HR/9 ERA
Chris Stratton 43 45.1 8.7 15.5 1.0 5.56
Giovanny Gallegos 39 41.1 11.5 7.6 1.2 3.27
Ryan Helsley 37 45.2 13.2 3.7 0.5 0.79
Génesis Cabrera 34 39.1 7.3 8.7 2.3 3.66
Andre Pallante 20 88.0 6.5 10.1 0.9 2.97

Brewers Probable Pitcher – Eric Lauer

  • Lauer’s team is 11-8-0 against the spread this season in his starts.
  • The left-hander gave up one earned run in seven innings pitched on Saturday in his last outing, a matchup with the Cincinnati Reds.
  • Lauer will look to finish five or more innings for the third start in a row.
  • Lauer’s team has a record of 9-6 this season when he starts and they are the favorite on the moneyline.
  • Lauer’s team has won 12 of his 19 starts.
  • In games Lauer has started this season, the teams are 9-8-2 at hitting the over.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of August 12, 2022 at 7:14 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Brewers Relief Pitchers

Name Relief App. IP Ks ERA Holds Saves
Devin Williams 48 43.1 70 1.66 25 7
Hoby Milner 47 44.0 40 3.07 6 0
Brad Boxberger 46 43.0 40 2.51 20 1
Taylor Rogers 44 43.1 51 4.36 0 28
Matt Bush 39 40.0 49 3.38 9 2

Brewers Hitting Trends

  • The Brewers are 33-12 this season in games when they hit at least two home runs.
  • The Brewers are 12-5 in games this season when they have put up five or more extra-base hits.
  • The team has collected at least eight hits 58 times this season, and has a 37-21 record in those games.
  • The Brewers are 41-11 in the games this season that they scored at least five runs.
  • The Brewers have gone 21-11 over the 32 games this season when they have drawn at least five walks.

Cardinals Hitting Trends

  • They have won 30 of the 38 games this season in which they hit two or more home runs.
  • In 24 games with five or more extra-base hits this season, they have a record of 21-3.
  • They have won 47 of the 65 games in which they’ve collected eight or more hits this season.
  • In 57 games this season with five or more runs scored, they’ved posted a record of 45-12.
  • In 24 games this season with five or more walks drawn, they’ve posted a record of 19-5

Brewers vs. Cardinals Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Cardinals (+108)

Over/Under Pick: Over (7)

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

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