MLB Betting Lines: Cardinals vs Astros Free Pick
It’s worst against first as we bring you MLB betting lines for the St. Louis Cardinals vs. the Houston Astros along with our daily free pick. The Red Birds are flying over the fading Astros in the National League Central Division and we will soar with them here tonight!
MLB Betting Lines: Cardinals vs Astros Free Pick: St. Louis (55-48) sits a half game up on the Milwaukee Brewers in the NL Central while Houston (33-70) is 22 games out in the NLC and last in all of baseball. It could be worse, they could be in the Mariners cleats.
First pitch for this Major League Baseball wagering excitement is slated for 8:15 PM ET on Wednesday, July 27, 2011, from Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.
MLB Betting Lines: Astros @ Cardinals Free Pick
Tonight’s MLB betting lines are featured at the Bodog.com online sports betting website. Bodog surveys the betting landscape before they post their lines – we are getting great value these wagering odds tonight.
We took a nice long look at this contest but we are short on writing time today. We did find several reason to like the Cardinals in this context tonight.
1) The Cardinals are the third best hitting team in baseball (.270)
2) St Louis is 27-21 at home
3) The Astros are 16-34 on the road
4) Houston has a 4.67 team ERA – 2nd last in the league
5) St. Louis has the better pitcher on the bump tonight
One bright spot for Houston is their team batting average as they sit eighth overall (.261) in majors. The Cardinals have a healthy Albert Pujos back mashing >>> we will take flight with them tonight.
Take the Cardinals over the Astros at -1.5 (+105) on the Bodog Point Spread!