St. Louis Cardinals vs Milwaukee Brewers Prediction MLB Picks 5/11/24

Milwaukee Brewers (22-15) vs St. Louis Cardinals (15-22)

Game Info: Saturday, May 11, 2024 at 7:15 pm (American Family Field)

Freddy Peralta (3-1) (3.49) vs Kyle Gibson (2-2) (3.68)

Betting Odds: Milwaukee Brewers -155 / St. Louis Cardinals +142 --- Over/Under: 7.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

The St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers meet Saturday in MLB game 3 action at American Family Field. Here’s a St. Louis Cardinals vs Milwaukee Brewers Prediction.

St. Louis Cardinals Betting Preview

The St. Louis Cardinals have lost 6 straight games, which includes losses to the White Sox and Mets. The St. Louis Cardinals have scored 8 runs in their last 3 games and 3 or fewer runs in 6 of their last 8 games. The St. Louis Cardinals have lost 4 straight games when scoring 3 or fewer runs. Nolan Arenado leads the St. Louis Cardinals with 40 hits and 20 RBI, while Brendan Donovan and Willson Contreras have combined for 61 hits and 31 RBI.

Milwaukee Brewers Betting Preview

The Milwaukee Brewers are 23-15 this season after wins over the Cubs and Royals. The Milwaukee Brewers have scored 22 runs in their last 3 games and 4 or more runs in 5 of their last 7 games. The Milwaukee Brewers have won 5 of their last 7 games when scoring 4 or more runs. William Contreras leads the Milwaukee Brewers with 51 hits and 30 RBI, while Willy Adames and Brice Turang have combined for 78 hits and 41 RBI.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Milwaukee Brewers Pitching Matchup

Kyle Gibson gets the ball for the St. Louis Cardinals, and he is 2-2 with a 3.68 ERA and 33 strikeouts this season. Gibson has allowed 2 or fewer runs in each of his last 4 starts. Gibson has a 3.15 ERA and .203 allowed batting average in 20 road innings. Gibson is 1-2 with a 4.97 ERA and 39 strikeouts in his career against the Milwaukee Brewers.

Freddy Peralta gets the ball for the Milwaukee Brewers, and he is 3-1 with a 3.49 ERA and 50 strikeouts this season. Peralta has walked 5 or more batters in 2 of his last 3 starts. Peralta has a 4.09 ERA and .139 allowed batting average in 11 home innings. Peralta is 3-6 with a 5.32 ERA and 72 strikeouts in his career against the St. Louis Cardinals.

Milwaukee Brewers Player Prop Facts

  • William Contreras has recorded at least one hit in each of the Brewers' last 17 home games against opponents that held a losing record.
  • Christian Yelich has recorded at least one Single in each of his last seven home appearances against NL opponents.
  • Willy Adames has recorded at least one Double in four of his last five appearances against the Cardinals after playing the previous day.
  • Christian Yelich has scored at least one run in each of his last nine appearances against NL opponents that held a losing record.
  • Christian Yelich has recorded at least one RBI in seven of his last eight appearances against NL opponents.
  • William Contreras has recorded at least one total base in each of the Brewers' last 17 home games against opponents that held a losing record.
  • Freddy Peralta has recorded a win in three of his last four home appearances against opponents that held a losing record.
  • Rhys Hoskins has hit a home run in two of his last three home appearances against the Cardinals.

St. Louis Cardinals Player Prop Facts

  • Willson Contreras has recorded at least one hit in each of his last nine road appearances against NL opponents.
  • Tommy Edman has recorded at least one Single in seven of his last eight appearances in night games.
  • Willson Contreras has recorded a Double in each of his last three appearances against NL opponents.
  • Willson Contreras has scored at least one run in each of his last six appearances.
  • Willson Contreras has recorded at least one RBI in each of his last three road appearances against NL Central opponents that held a winning record.
  • Willson Contreras has recorded at least one total base in each of his last nine road appearances against NL opponents.
  • Willson Contreras has hit a home run in each of his last three road appearances against NL Central opponents that held a winning record.

Matchup/League Facts

  • The Milwaukee Brewers rank 3rd in the league for steals this season (52).
  • The Milwaukee Brewers are one of only 3 teams in the league to rank top 10 in both steals and batting average this season.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals rank 29th in the league for runs scored this season (129).
  • The St. Louis Cardinals rank 29th in the league for hits this season (268).

St. Louis Cardinals vs Milwaukee Brewers Prediction

The Milwaukee Brewers are the better team at home and should be favored. The Cardinals have also been a mess over the last week, which includes 6 straight losses. However, Freddy Peralta has had issues with control as of late, and he's been rocked by the Cardinals throughout his career. Kyle Gibson has allowed 2 or fewer runs in 4 straight starts. Is this where the Cards end the losing streak? I'll take a stab with the Cardinals and plus money.

Randy’s Pick St. Louis Cardinals +142

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