MLB Baseball Betting odds Previews for Wednesday May 22, 2019

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The Major League Baseball action for Wednesday May 22nd features sixteen games on the schedule to the delight of MLB bettors worldwide. St Louis and Kansas City will meet in a day/night doubleheader.

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The TV action gets underway at 1:15PM Eastern Time on MLB Network with the St Louis Cardinals at home for Game 1 of their doubleheader against the Kansas City Royals. The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business has the home side St Louis Cardinals favored by -168 odds with the return on the road underdog Kansas City Royals at +154 odds. Run total is set at 9 ½ runs. Michael Wacha will take the mound for the Cardinals to battle Royals righty Homer Bailey. St Louis returned home after losing four of six on the road to the Braves and Rangers. Prior to their road trip the team lost three straight at home to Pittsburgh. Wacha has pitched less than six innings in six of his eight starts this season. He has allowed nine runs in his past 15 2/3rd innings pitched. Homer Bailey has struggled in his career against the Cardinals. Team record in his past ten starts against St Louis is 1-9. He looks to rebound after a poor home start against Texas giving up five runs in 4 1/3rd innings walking four batters. Control has been a major issue for Bailey on the season.

At 8PM Eastern Time on MLB Network the Chicago Cubs host the Philadelphia Phillies. Chicago is favored by -143 odds with the return on Philadelphia at +132 odds. Starting for the Phillies will be lefty Cole Irvin to oppose Cubs lefty Cole Hamels. Cubs evened this series at 1-1 with the walk off 3-2 home win to Philadelphia erasing a 2-1 deficit heading into the bottom of the ninth inning. This broke the Phillies four game win streak. Irvin makes his third start of his career. Team is 2-0 in his starts as the righthander allowed a total of four earned runs in 13 innings. Hamels has pitched well for Chicago with an ERA of 3.13 and WHIP of 1.15 in 54 2/3rd innings of work.

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