The Milwaukee Brewers and the St. Louis Cardinals will meet for game three of their series this afternoon from Milwaukee. All up to date odds for this matchup can be found at Bovada sportsbook.
The Brewers managed to bounce back on Tuesday to win a one run game versus the Cardinals. Randy Wolf finally had a solid start to earn his third win of the season and tonight the Brewers will turn to Tyler Thornburg for the series win this afternoon. In very limited action this season Thornburg pitching to a 7.36 ERA.
Although the Cardinals lost on Tuesday they did not lose any ground in the standings relatively speaking. Although Joe Kelly had an average outing yesterday it was not enough to secure the win. Today Adam Wainwright will take the hill as he still tries to find himself after coming back from injury. In 109 innings of work Wainwright is pitching to a 4.62 ERA.
Milwaukee is 3-7 in their last 10 games as a home underdog, 5-2 in their last seven Wednesday games, and 36-16 in their last 52 home games against a team with a winning road record. St. Louis is 6-1 in their last seven road games against a team with a losing record, 1-4 in their last five road games, and 5-2 in Wainwright’s last seven starts as a road favorite. St. Louis is 5-2 in their last seven games in Milwaukee.
While we hate to say, Wainwright is just not say picture he was. With this said, we like Milwaukee as a home underdog in this game at the sportsbooks.