St. Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Betting Analysis & Preview (06/15/2024)

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Betting Analysis & Preview (06-15-2024)

So far, the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals have not been able to find consistency. The two National League Central rivals are struggling to reach the .500 mark. At the onset of the season Chicago was a popular brand for the future market baseball betting odds. The Cubs hired manager Greg Counsell away from his hometown Milwaukee Brewers. Counsell is among the elite class of managers in baseball. So far, the results are lacking. Meanwhile, the Cardinals are a perennial contender struggling to maintain that status. St. Louis could miss the playoffs for the second straight season.

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago Cubs MLB Betting Information

Date and Time:Saturday, June 15, 2024, 2:20 p.m. ET
Location:Wrigley Field, Chicago, IL
TV Coverage:FS1
Betting Online Odds at SBG:Click Here

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Cardinals at Cubs SBG Betting Odds Analysis

So far this season, St. Louis is -211 against the moneyline and -561 against the runline. St. Louis is trending under the online betting total this season. By contrast, this season, Chicago is -378 against the moneyline and -1048 against the runline. Chicago is trending slightly under the total this season.

St. Louis Cardinals SBG Team Overview

Overall, the St. Louis Cardinals are 31-33 straight up and 28-33-3 over/under the total. St. Louis is 4th in the National League Central Division standings. St. Louis is seven games behind the Milwaukee Brewers in the National League Central Division race. Late on, the Cardinals have covered four out of their last ten games. The Cardinals have gone over the total in four of their previous ten matchups.

To summarize, St. Louis has MLB metrics of 24th for runs production, 22nd for OPS, and 22nd for home runs. Additionally, St. Louis ranks 18th for earned run average, 19th for WHIP, 18th for quality starts, and 25th for fewest errors committed. Also, Chicago ranks 23rd for bullpen ERA.

Accordingly, Nolan Gorman leads the Cardinals with 29 runs, eight doubles, 14 home runs, 32 RBI, and a .779 OPS.

Chicago Cubs SBG Team Overview

In sum, the Chicago Cubs are 32-34 straight up and 30-33-3 over/under the total. Chicago is 3rd in the National League Central Division standings. Chicago is seven games behind the Milwaukee Brewers in the National League Central Division race. Late on, the Cubs have covered four out of their last ten games. The Cubs have gone under the total in three of their previous ten matchups.

To summarize, Chicago has MLB metrics of 17th for runs production, 18th for OPS, and 19th for home runs. Additionally, Chicago ranks 16th for earned run average, 21st for WHIP, 23rd for quality starts, and 21st for fewest errors committed. Also, Chicago ranks 22nd for bullpen ERA.

Overall, Michael Busch leads the Cubs with 29 runs, eight home runs, 23 RBI, and a .781 OPS.

Cardinals at Cubs SBG Free Pick

Overall, the Cubs beat the MLB odds in six of their last nine games against the Cardinals. Only seven of the last 20 games between Chicago and St. Louis went over the total. Specifically in Chicago, the Cubs got the cash in four of their last five games against the Cardinals. Only one of the last four matchups in this series at Wrigley Field went over the total.

As mentioned earlier, the Cubs have had the advantage in this series. Also, they will get a reasonable price at home.

Cardinals at Cubs SBG Best Bet: Chicago Cubs.

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