Cardinals vs. Giants Game 6 Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Giants are –125 money line favorites over the Cardinals, who are +115 ML underdogs. The over/under total is currently sitting at 6.5 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Giants opened as a –113 money line favorite but the line has jumped to –122, while the Cardinals opened at +106 and are now +115.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers currently placed on tonight’s game, 54% of public bettors favor the Giants. These numbers are subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the “Public Betting” link available in this paragraph to get the most up-to-date information.
MLB FREE PICK: Take St. Louis. According to latest MLB trends, the Cardinals are 8-0 in their last eight games following a loss and 6-1 in their last seven games following an off day. They’re also 6-1 in their last seven games versus a right-handed starter and 5-1 in their last six games as an underdog. St. Luis is 9-1 in its last 10 games with Jerry Layne behind home plate and 6-2 in Chris Carpenter’s last eight starts versus the Giants. Look for the Cardinals to close out the series tonight and head back home to host the Detroit Tigers in Game 1 of the World Series.
2012 MLB POSTSEASON NLCS GAME 6 FREE PICK: ST. LOUIS CARDINALS +115