Cubs at Cardinals 10/3/21 - MLB Betting Odds & Picks
Chicago Cubs vs. Saint Louis Cardinals
MLB: 3:15 PM EST
Oct. 03, 2021
The Cubs and the Cardinals get to meet up again here on Sunday to finish off the season. The last game was on Friday and seen Saint Louis get 4 runs, but the Chicago Cubs ended up with 3 runs. The Cardinals are sitting on a 90-70 record and are playoff bound. The Cubs for their part are finishing at a record of 69-91.
Coming to the game the Cubs are hitting at a clip of .236 with a total of 1240 hits. The Cubs have ended up with a total of 696 runs scored and an OBP of .312. The Cardinals have done good on the season hitting at a clip of .244 with a total of 1289 hits. The Cardinals have recorded a total of 699 runs on the season and have ended up with a .313 OBP.
Alec Mills is the starter for the Cubs in this game. Mills has posted a 6-7 record and a 5.09 ERA while getting a 1.43 WHIP. Mills has thrown only 115 innings and struck out 86 batters, but when it comes to walks Mills has walked 32 batters and allowed 133 hits.
The Cardinals are putting Jake Woodford on the mound. Woodford has ended up with a 3-3 record and a 3.88 ERA while posting at 1.34 WHIP. Woodford has ended up throwing 62.2 innings on the year and struck out 46 batters, but has walked 24 batters and allowed 60 hits.
Recent Betting Trends:
The total has went over in 12 out of the last 15 Cubs games.
The Cubs are 3-12 in their last 15 games.
The total has went under in 4 out of the last 5 Cardinals games.
The Cardinals are 19-1 in their last 20 games.
Free Betting Pick: Saint Louis Cardinals -192
In the game here it will be interesting to see if the Cubs are going to play good and give the Cardinals a challenge or just act outmatched. Look for the Cardinals to come in and play really good in this match and with Woodford throwing and with the better ERA overall compared to Mills it will make it easier for the Cardinals to secure the win. Final Score, Saint Louis Cardinals win 4-2.