Tony T's Cardinals vs. Padres Side 10-2-2020
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St. Louis Cardinals (31-29) at San Diego Padres (38-24)
Friday, October 02, 2020 at 7:08 pm
San Diego Padres -111 odds. St Louis will send Jack Flaherty to the hill. The righthander struggled down the stretch as in his past five games allowed 18 earned runs in 21 2/3rd innings of work. Flaherty has been hit with control issues coming back from injury with a walk rate of 9.4%. He has a home run to fly ball rate of 23.1% and facing the number four home run hitting team in baseball. Padres likely to go with a bullpen game. Garrett Richards is available to throw innings. Cardinals bullpen was pounded by the Padres bats on Thursday. Play Padres -111.