St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals Odds

The Cardinals will play the Royals on Saturday, August 12th, 2023. Your timezone's first pitch time is 7:10 pm EDT. Check local listings or your nearest streaming app for coverage.

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Key Matchup Stats

  • SportsBetting3.com Power Rankings - The St. Louis Cardinals have a 85.33 power ranking. The power ranking for the Kansas City Royals is 82.33.
  • Visiting St. Louis Cardinals - The St. Louis Cardinals have a 26-33 record as a visiting team, ranking them 10th Overall for visiting team wins.
  • Home Kansas City Royals - The Kansas City Royals have a 22-36 record as a home team. They rank 16th for home team wins in the Overall standings.
  • Runs Scored - The St. Louis Cardinals currently stand 12th (546) Overall, with the Kansas City Royals ranking 27th (466) for runs scored.
  • Runs Allowed - The St. Louis Cardinals are 6th (575) Overall for runs allowed. The Kansas City Royals stand 3rd (625) for runs allowed.
  • Team Streaks - The St. Louis Cardinals lost their last game. Meanwhile, the Kansas City Royals won their last game.
  • Team Records - The St. Louis Cardinals have a 51-66 Overall record (12.0 GB National Central Division), with the Kansas City Royals possessing a 38-80 Overall standing (22.0 GB American Central Division).

Captain Shady Lines

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Captain Shady Lines

Arrr, me hearties! Avast ye! The scurvy St. Louis Cardinals be takin' on the Kansas City Royals, ye scallywags! On August 12th, 2023, these landlubbers be battlin' it out on the Royals' home turf...Aye, aye, aye...The Cardinals be havin' a dismal overall record of 51-66, a win percentage of 0.436...That be naught but a squall in the Caribbean, aye!

Now, me hearties, let's take a gander at the Royals. These sorry lads be holdin' a woeful overall record of 38-80...Arrr, that be a win percentage of 0.322. They be scufflin' just as bad as a peg-legged pirate on a slippery deck! And their last 10 games be as fickle as a mermaid's song, sittin' at 5-5...Aye, ye can't trust those sirens!

Now, me buccaneers at SportsBetting3.com, ye might be wonderin' if ye should bet on this game...Well, as an angry pirate, I be tellin' ye, review the odds below, but beware! These teams be fightin' like two barnacles on a sinking ship! So, avast ye, place yer bets, and let the mayhem unfold on the high seas of baseball!

Best Cardinals at Royals Odds


Best Moneyline Betting Odds
Underdog

Kansas City Royals
Favorite

St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals are the -145 moneyline favorite. Risk $145 to win $100 on the St. Louis Cardinals at BetMGM. The Kansas City Royals are the +125 underdog at BetRivers. Risk $100 to win $125 on the Kansas City Royals. Learn more about how to bet on money lines.

Best Total Betting Odds
OverUnder
BetRivers has the best over line of 9 runs. Risk $121 to win $100. BetMGM has the best under line of 9.5 runs. Risk $120 to win $100. Our tutorial explains more about total bets.

Best Run Line Betting Odds
Underdog

Kansas City Royals
Favorite

St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals have a -1.5 +110 run line at BetMGM VA. They are the run line favorite in this matchup. The Kansas City Royals have a +1.5 -132 run line at BetRivers VA. The Kansas City Royals are the run line underdogs. Review how to bet on a point spread with our text and video tutorials.

Matchup Odds FAQs

What is the moneyline for the St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals MLB game on Saturday, August 12th, 2023?

The St. Louis Cardinals are the -145 moneyline favorite at BetMGM and the Kansas City Royals are the +125 moneyline underdog at BetRivers.

What is the over-under total line for the St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals MLB game on Saturday, August 12th, 2023?

The best over line is 9 -121 runs at BetRivers, which means you risk $121 to win $100 betting the over. The best under line is 9.5 -120 runs at BetMGM, and that means you risk $120 to win $100 betting the under.

What is the run line for the St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals MLB game on Saturday, August 12th, 2023?

The St. Louis Cardinals are -1.5 +110 run line favorites at BetMGM, while the Kansas City Royals are +1.5 -132 run line underdogs at BetRivers.

MLB Odds Example

MLB Odds and Outcomes Explained

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8/12/23 7:10pm EDT
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Possible Moneyline Outcomes
  • Kansas City Royals bettors risk $100 to win $125 at +125 odds. The implied probability for Kansas City Royals is 44.44%.
  • St. Louis Cardinals bettors risk $100 to win $67.57 at -148 odds. The implied probability for St. Louis Cardinals is 59.68%.

St. Louis Cardinals at Kansas City Royals Prop Bets

MLB Prop Bets
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Cardinals
Royals
First Team to Score
8/12/23 7:10pm EDT
-182+145Bet
Royals
Total Runs
STL at KAN
8/12/23 7:10pm EDT
3.5 o -1483.5 u +118Bet
Cardinals
Total Runs
STL at KAN
8/12/23 7:10pm EDT
4.5 o -1394.5 u +112Bet
Cole Ragans
Strikeouts Thrown
STL at KAN
8/12/23 7:10pm EDT
5.5 o +1085.5 u -143Bet
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Strikeouts Thrown
STL at KAN
8/12/23 7:10pm EDT
5.5 o -1135.5 u -118Bet
Royals
To Score First & Win
STL at KAN
8/12/23 7:10pm EDT
Yes +285No -385Bet
Cardinals
To Score First & Win
STL at KAN
8/12/23 7:10pm EDT
Yes +120No -148Bet

St. Louis Cardinals & Kansas City Royals Futures Odds

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Kansas City Royals World Series Odds
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St. Louis Cardinals & Kansas City Royals Team Pages

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Team Standings

2023 MLB Regular Season Standings - St. Louis Cardinals, Kansas City Royals
Team W L Pct GB Home Away RS RA Diff Strk L10
e - St. Louis Cardinals71910.438+33.035-4636-45719829-110W24-6
e - Kansas City Royals561060.346+48.033-4823-58676859-183W16-4

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How to Bet on the St. Louis Cardinals vs Kansas City Royals MLB Game

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