St. Louis Cardinals vs Milwaukee Brewers Prediction, 9/28/2022 MLB Picks, Best Bets & Odds
Game: St. Louis Cardinals vs Milwaukee Brewers
Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Location: American Family Field in Milwaukee, WI
TV: Bally Sports Wisconsin
Odds/Point Spread: St. Louis (-115) Milwaukee (-105)
American Family Field is where the Milwaukee Brewers (82-71) will attempt to defeat the St. Louis Cardinals (89-65) on Wednesday. The moneyline on this contest has St. Louis at -115 and Milwaukee opens at -105. The betting total comes in at 6.5. The expected starting pitchers are Jose Quintana and Brandon Woodruff.
The Cardinals have accumulated 269 two-baggers as a team and have hit 191 baseballs out of the stadium. St. Louis has a slugging percentage of .422 and have been called out on strikes 1,164 times, while being walked on 504 occasions. As a team, the St. Louis Cardinals are scoring 4.8 runs per game, which has them sitting at 5th in the league. They have earned 704 runs batted in and 1,318 hits on the season, and their team batting average is .253. They have racked up 732 runs while holding a team OBP of .325.
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Cardinals pitchers have conceded 142 home runs in addition to 604 runs in total (9th in baseball). Their pitching staff has walked 457 players from the other team and their FIP sits at 3.97 as a squad on the campaign. They have earned a K/BB ratio of 2.44 and their pitching staff has a team WHIP of 1.26. The Cardinals are sitting with a team earned run average of 3.77 on the year (9th in MLB), and their staff has rung up 1,115 batters.
Cardinals relief pitchers have come into the game with runners on base 150 times and also have had 125 appearances in high leverage situations. The bullpen have 64 holds so far this year (25th in baseball). The Cardinals relievers have compiled a save rate of 69.2% and has entered the game in 116 save situations. They have 36 saves so far this season and have missed out on 16 of their 52 save chances. The bullpen pitchers have inherited 226 base runners on the season with 34.1% of those players crossed the plate. The Cardinals have dispatched 438 relievers to the mound for the season.
The St. Louis Cardinals have a tally of 4,097 putouts on the campaign, as well as 1,623 assists and 63 errors. Their fielding percentage sits at .989 which ranks 1st in baseball, and they have twisted 171 double plays. The Cardinals have turned 70.3% of balls hit into play into outs out of 12,291 innings on the field, which ranks them 8th in baseball.
Quintana (89-86 record in his career) is the owner of a FIP of 3.62 while he has gone up against 7,190 hitters during his time in the major leagues. He has conceded 1,693 base hits (8.9 hits per nine innings) and has had 501 walks. His ERA is 3.76 (717 ER's allowed) and his WHIP is 1.279. Quintana has pitched in 1,715 frames and has 1,525 K's so far in his career.
The Brewers hold a team SLG% of .411 and they score 4.56 runs per contest (9th in baseball). They have tallied 232 two-baggers, while taking a walk 544 times as well as racking up 698 runs. Milwaukee has hit 212 HRs on the season and 679 runs batted in. They have been called out on strikes on 1,373 instances (6th in baseball) and have totaled 1,205 base hits. The Milwaukee Brewers have an OBP of .316 and a team batting average of .235 so far this year.
The Brewers have a WHIP of 1.231 and are the owners of a FIP of 3.99 as a squad so far this season. Their K/BB ratio is 2.88 (1,432 strikeouts vs 498 walks). They are currently ranked 5th in MLB as a pitching staff in total hits relinquished with 1,177. They have given up 182 HR's and they give up 4.36 runs per 9 innings (17th in the league). The Milwaukee pitching staff have conceded 660 runs so far this season while holding an ERA of 3.90 (590 earned runs relinquished).
With 178 save situations, the Brewers have earned 100 holds in addition to 28 blown saves. Milwaukee has had bullpen pitchers step onto the hill in 78 save chances and they have come away with 50 saves. Their relievers have stepped onto the hill 187 times in high leverage situations and also on 125 occasions with base runners. Milwaukee relievers hold an inherited score percentage of 27.7% out of 177 inherited runners. They are ranked 16th in MLB with a save percentage of 64.1%, and they have sent 514 bullpen pitchers to the mound so far this year.
The Milwaukee Brewers have gotten 114 double plays and hold a fielding percentage of .985 (20th in professional baseball). The Brewers have accrued 1,342 assists, 85 errors and have 4,083 putouts over the course of the season. In 12,249 innings on the field, the Brewers hold a efficiency on defense of 70.3% (10th in baseball).
In his career, Woodruff has given up 487 base hits while he has accumulated 697 punch outs in 601 innings. He has surrendered a total of 215 ER's while earning a WHIP of 1.074 and being the owner of a FIP of 3.2. He has a K/BB ratio of 4.38 and he has gone up against 2,428 hitters in his MLB career. Woodruff (40-25 record in his career) has a 3.22 ERA and has allowed 7.3 hits per 9 innings.
Who will win tonight's MLB game against the spread or moneyline?
Tony Sink's Pick: Take St. Louis (-115)
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