|2012 NLCS Game 3 Odds & Series Price for Wednesday, October 17|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 17 October 2012 06:00|
NLCS Game 3 Odds
ST. LOUIS, MO (TheSpread) – The 2012 NLCS continues on Wednesday night with Game 3 of the series. Here is a look at the odds for this contest.
Game 3 features the St. Louis Cardinals hosting the San Francisco Giants at 4:05PM ET with the series tied 1-1 (View Matchup). The Giants will have their ace, Matt Cain, on the mound to face Kyle Lohse of the Cardinals. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Cardinals are the slight favorite to win this game, as they have odds of -120 to win, while the Giants come in with a money line of +110. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 7 runs. San Francisco is 98-71 overall and 49-35 on the road while St. Louis is 93-77 overall and 51-32 at home. The Giants went 1-1 against the Cards with Cain on the mound while Lohse has yet to start against the Giants this year.
When it comes to the series prices, the current odds have the Cardinals as the favorite, as they have odds of -130 to win the series, while the Giants have been given a money line of +110 to advance to the World Series. The Giants were able to win Game 2, 7-1, to even the series with the Cardinals. Ryan Vogelsong pitched seven innings of four-hit ball for the Giants to get the win while the top four in the Giants order were 6 of 14 at the plate with five RBI. The Cardinals hurt themselves with two errors in the loss.
For odds dealing with the NLCS and Game 3 on Wednesday, see below.
2012 NLCS Game 3 Odds for Wednesday, October 17
San Francisco Giants +110 (7) (Cain)
St. Louis Cardinals -120 (Lohse)
NLCS Series Price
St. Louis Cardinals -130
San Francisco Giants +110