NLCS Game 4 Odds
ST. LOUIS, MO (TheSpread) – The 2012 NLCS continues on Thursday night with Game 4 of the series. Here is a look at the odds for this contest.
Game 4 features the St. Louis Cardinals hosting the San Francisco Giants at 8:05PM ET with the Cardinals leading the series, 2-1 (View Matchup). The Giants have Tim Lincecum taking the mound to face Adam Wainwright of the Cardinals. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Cardinals are favored to win Game 4, as they have odds of -132 for this game, while the Giants have odds of +122 for this contest. The over/under total for the game has been set at 7 runs. The Cardinals are 94-77 on the season and 52-32 at home while the Giants are 98-72 overall and 49-36 on the road. Both teams are 2-1 in their last three games with these pitches starting.
When it comes to the series prices, the current odds have the Cardinals as the favorite, as they have odds of -260 to win the series, while the Giants have been given a money line of +210 to advance to the World Series. The Cardinals were able to take a 2-1 lead in the series on Wednesday with a 3-1 victory. The game was delayed late in the contest by rain, but St. Louis was able to hold off the Giants behind two solid innings from closer Jason Motte. The Cardinals also got a big two-run home run from Matt Carpenter in the third inning, as he was filling in for an injured Carlos Beltran.
For odds dealing with the NLCS and Game 4 on Thursday, see below.
2012 NLCS Game 4 Odds for Thursday, October 18
San Francisco Giants +122 (7) (Lincecum)
St. Louis Cardinals -132 (Wainwright)
NLCS Series Price
St. Louis Cardinals -260
San Francisco Giants +210