|2012 MLB Postseason Cardinals vs. Giants NLCS Game 7 Picks & Predictions|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Monday, 22 October 2012 14:00|
Cardinals vs. Giants Game 7 Pick
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (ATS Consultants) – This is the seventh game of the National League Championship Series. San Francisco tied the series up on Sunday after a 6-1 win. Kyle Lohse takes the mound for the Cardinals, while Matt Cain takes the hill for the Giants. The opening pitch starts at 8:05pmET from AT&T Park in San Francisco.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Giants are -135 favorites over the Cardinals. The total is 7 in most books. The Cards come in with a 95-79 record and are 86-83 Over, while the Giants are 100-73
overall and are 94-73 Over.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Giants opened as a -137 favorite and moved to -130 in most books. The total started at 7 and remained there in most books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers currently placed on tonight’s game, 57% 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 San Francisco. According to latest MLB trends, the Cardinals are 8-18 in Lohse' last 26 road starts vs. a team with a winning record and 1-4 in Lohse's last 5 starts as an underdog of +110 to +150. San Fran is 8-2 in their last 10 home games vs. a team with a losing road record,12-3 in their last 15 when their opponent allows 5 runs or more in their previous game,17-7 in their last 24 Monday games, 27-12 in their last 39 games with the total set at 7.0-8.5, 11-5 in their last 16 home games, 9-4 in Cain's last 13 starts vs. NL Central and 21-10 in Cain's last 31 starts as a home fave of -110 to -150. The San Francisco Giants look to complete their second historic comeback of the postseason when they face the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 7 of the National League Championship Series. The Giants evened the series at three games apiece on Sunday with a 6-1 win behind seven strong innings from Ryan Vogelsong. San Francisco is seeking to become the seventh team to win an LCS after trailing 3-1 since the best-of-seven format was introduced in 1985. The Giants evened the series at three games apiece on Sunday with a 6-1 win behind seven strong innings from Ryan Vogelsong. The Cardinals’ defense has also been an issue, with several key errors contributing to an NLCS-record 10 unearned runs allowed.
2012 MLB POSTSEASON NLCS GAME 7 FREE PICK: SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS –130