Dodgers vs. Cardinals MLB Prediction

Dodgers vs. Cardinals, 9/6/21 MLB Predictions & Betting Odds

The Dodgers will send St. Louis native Max Scherzer to the hill to face his childhood team on Labor Day when the Cardinals host L.A. at 4:15 p.m. ET. Will Scherzer and the Dodgers cash for bettors or is there a better play on the board?

Game Snapshot

909 Los Angeles Dodgers (-200) at 910 St. Louis Cardinals (+181); o/u 7.5

4:15 p.m. ET, Monday, September 6, 2021

Busch Stadium, St. Louis, MO

Los Angeles Dodgers DFS Notes

Albert Pujols smacked a pinch-hit two-run homer in the ninth inning on Sunday, but it wasn't enough to lead the Dodgers to victory over the Giants. Pujols came on and crushed a 425-foot blast off of Jake McGee to trim a four-run deficit to two, but that would be as close as the Dodgers would get. It was his second pinch-hit home run of the season -- and only the fourth of his career. The 41-year-old slugger is now hitting .240/.287/.444 with 16 homers and 48 RBI on the season.

St. Louis Cardinals DFS Notes

Tyler O'Neill went 3-for-4 with a home run, two runs scored, two RBI, and a walk against the Brewers on Sunday. After drawing a walk in the second inning, O'Neill knocked a base hit off Corbin Burnes in the fourth and scored on a double by Harrison Bader. With a runner on in the seventh, he took Jake Cousins deep for a two-run shot to give St. Louis a four-run lead. The 26-year-old outfielder is hitting .276/.347/.514 with 23 homers, 54 RBI, and ten stolen bases across 427 plate appearances.

Dodgers vs. Cardinals MLB Betting Prediction

The under is 37-18 in the last 55 meetings between these two teams, is 39-19-6 in the Dodgers’ last 64 games as a favorite and is 4-1-1 in their last six road games. The under is also 20-5-3 in the Dodgers’ last 28 games overall, is 6-0 in their last six games during the opener of a series and is 4-1-1 in their last six games as a road favorite. On the other side, the under is 4-0-1 in the Cardinals’ last five home games, is 10-2 in their last 12 games during the opener of series and is 15-7 in their last 22 games as a home underdog.


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