Pittsburgh Pirates versus St Louis Cardinals Major League Baseball Betting Preview

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The winner will advance and the loser will go home in game five of the best of five NLDS Major League Baseball playoff series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and St Louis Cardinals. The Pirates and Cardinals will get things started from St Louis at 8PM Eastern Time and TBS TV will provide the nationwide broadcast.

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The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business have the home club St Louis Cardinals favored by -160 odds with the return on the road underdog Pittsburgh Pirates at +145 odds. The over under total is lined at 6 ½ runs. Those who wager on St Louis on the run line and lay the -1 ½ runs will see a return of +145 odds. Those betting the Pittsburgh Pirates on the run line and takes +1 ½ runs will have to lay -160 odds for the wager.

This best of five series is knotted at 2-2 as the St Louis Cardinals stave off elimination on Monday as they edge the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 as a -115 betting odds favorite. Game’s 1 and 2 were held in St Louis. The Cardinals won game one 9-1 with Wednesday’s starter Adam Wainwright on the hill. Game two saw Wednesday’s starter Gerrit Cole a first year player in MLB on the hill with the Pirates earning the 7-1 victory as a +115 betting odds underdog. The winner on Wednesday will face the LA Dodgers in the NLCS with game one scheduled to begin on Friday. Should St Louis win they will have home field advantage against the Dodgers and host game one and two. With a Pirates win the Dodgers will have home field advantage and will host game one and two. Both Gerrit Cole and Adam Wainwright are pitching in good form entering play. They each have a 3-0 record over their past three starter and have an ERA of two or less and a WHIP of 1.00 or less.

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