|MLB Cardinals vs. Brewers Picks & Predictions for May 2, 2013|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Thursday, 02 May 2013 15:41|
Cardinals vs. Brewers Free Pick
LINE MOVEMENT: Both of these teams opened at -104 and that's where the current lines sit for both clubs. St. Louis enters play with a 16-11 overall record and is 9-6 on the road, while Milwaukee is 14-12 overall and 9-6 at home.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 63% of the betting public currently favors St. Louis. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most updated numbers.
MLB FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest MLB trends, St. Louis is 1-4 Under the last 5 meetings in Milwaukee, 1-4 Under last 5 road games, 5-15-1 Under last 21 games with the total set at 9.0-10.5 and 4-11-1 Under last 16 during game 1 of a series.
St. Louis (16-11, 12-14 O/U) is coming off a 4-2 win over Cincinnati on Wednesday. Milwaukee fell at home Pittsburgh, 6-4 at home on Wednesday. The Cardinals send out Jake Westbrook to the mound. Westbrook has just one win but has not allowed an earned run in three of his four starts. He has made eight starts against Milwaukee lifetime and is 2-4 with a 3.06 ERA. Wily Peralta (2-1, 5.02 ERA) went six innings against the LA Dodgers, allowing 3 runs and six hits last time out. He has never faced the Cardinals. The Cards went under their last three games and should go under again tonight with Westbrook on the mound. They visit Rogers Center in Toronto for a 7:07pmET start on Thursday.
MLB FREE PICK: BREWERS/CARDINALS UNDER 9