St. Louis Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Betting Lines

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The Cardinals will play the Pirates on Sunday, May 2nd, 2021 at 1:05 pm ET. Check network listings or your nearest streaming app for coverage. Our opening pitch flys at Eastern Standard, make sure you adjust for your local timezone.

Matchup Pitchers
  • Cardinals - C. Martinez - R
  • Pirates - W. Crowe - R

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Best Money Line Bets
Underdog
Pittsburgh Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates
Favorite
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis Cardinals
+136 Sb3gen1 -147 Sb3gen1
+130 Sb3gen2 -150 Sb3gen2
+130 Sb3gen3 -150 Sb3gen3
Here are money lines for the outright winner. Favorite St. Louis Cardinals has a minus value. Lay $147 at Sb3gen1 to win $100. Underdog Pittsburgh Pirates has a positive value. Risk $100 at Sb3gen1 to win $136.
Best Over and Under Total Lines
OverUnder
8.5o -105 Sb3gen1 8.5u -115 Sb3gen1
8.5o -105 Sb3gen2 8.5u -115 Sb3gen2
8.5o -105 Sb3gen3 8.5u -115 Sb3gen3
The over under line estimates the combined total of each team's final score. Sb3gen1 has the best over line of 8.5 points laying $105 to win $100. Sb3gen1 has the best under line of 8.5 u -115.
Best Underdog and Favorite Run Line Bets
Underdog
Pittsburgh Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates
Favorite
St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis Cardinals
+1.5 -130 Sb3gen1 -1.5 +110 Sb3gen1
+1.5 -130 Sb3gen2 -1.5 +110 Sb3gen2
+1.5 -130 Sb3gen3 -1.5 +110 Sb3gen3
SportsBetting3.com has analyzed the latest lines. Review our "Best Run Line Bets" table above to smash the books this Sunday. Sb3gen1 has the best favorite St. Louis Cardinals run line at -1.5 points. Sb3gen1 has the best underdog Pittsburgh Pirates run line at +1.5 points.

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MLB World Series Odds

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St. Louis Cardinals World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen
St. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals

Cached 2021-06-16 13:47:47
Pittsburgh Pirates World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen
Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates

Cached 2021-06-16 13:47:47

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
Pittsburgh PiratesSt. Louis Cardinals 34 33 0.507 8.5 18-15 16-18 W2 3-7
Pittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates 23 43 0.348 19.0 13-19 10-24 L9 1-9

St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

2021 St. Louis Cardinals Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Tommy Edman
3B
67 36 73 4 18 16 35 0.264
Nolan Arenado
3B
66 33 70 12 44 17 38 0.273
Dylan Carlson
LF
66 33 62 6 27 27 66 0.265
Paul Goldschmidt
1B
65 36 63 9 33 23 62 0.252
Matt Carpenter
DH
59 11 19 3 17 19 37 0.178
Justin Williams
RF
51 10 19 4 11 17 46 0.160
Tyler O'Neill
LF
48 30 48 15 33 7 62 0.287
Yadier Molina
C
47 20 45 7 28 11 37 0.269
Edmundo Sosa
SS
42 11 26 1 7 6 21 0.260
Paul DeJong
SS
40 19 24 8 19 17 37 0.171
Andrew Knizner
C
31 11 16 0 2 8 19 0.203
Alex Reyes
RP
31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000

Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

2021 Pittsburgh Pirates Batting
Top 12 by Games Played
Player GP R H HR RBI BB SO AVG
Adam Frazier
2B
65 36 85 2 24 23 32 0.331
Bryan Reynolds
LF
64 38 66 10 31 35 56 0.289
Kevin Newman
SS
61 20 45 2 12 12 15 0.205
Erik Gonzalez
2B
60 16 44 2 19 8 35 0.223
Gregory Polanco
RF
54 19 37 6 19 18 63 0.203
Jacob Stallings
C
52 16 37 5 26 21 36 0.219
Wilmer Difo
SS
44 7 20 1 6 5 25 0.244
Phillip Evans
3B
40 17 30 4 9 15 35 0.217
Colin Moran
3B
38 11 37 4 20 12 39 0.294
Sam Howard
RP
31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Ka'ai Tom
CF
31 7 12 2 11 14 24 0.158
Ben Gamel
LF
29 7 19 1 4 6 20 0.253

St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

2021 St. Louis Cardinals Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
Jack Flaherty
SP
11 8 1 0 0 62.0 67 1.03 2.90
Alex Reyes
RP
31 4 2 17 0 33.0 46 1.33 0.82
Giovanny Gallegos
RP
30 4 1 1 11 37.2 44 0.69 2.15
Adam Wainwright
SP
14 4 5 0 0 79.2 73 1.14 3.95
John Gant
SP
12 4 4 0 0 56.1 42 1.65 3.36
Ryan Helsley
RP
29 3 4 1 4 26.1 23 1.56 6.15
Carlos Martinez
SP
12 3 7 0 0 65.0 44 1.23 5.54
Genesis Cabrera
RP
31 1 2 0 9 31.1 37 1.28 2.59
Daniel Ponce de Leon
SP
15 1 1 2 0 22.2 17 1.59 6.75
Jake Woodford
SP
13 1 0 0 0 20.1 18 1.33 3.98
Kwang Hyun Kim
SP
10 1 4 0 0 46.0 42 1.35 3.72
Tyler Webb
RP
22 0 0 0 2 16.1 14 2.51 13.22

Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

2021 Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching
Top 12 by Wins and Games Played
Player GP W L SV HLD IP K WHIP ERA
JT Brubaker
SP
12 4 5 0 0 65.0 63 1.18 3.88
Richard Rodriguez
RP
24 3 1 7 0 25.1 20 0.71 1.78
Tyler Anderson
SP
13 3 7 0 0 73.2 65 1.26 4.89
Mitch Keller
SP
12 3 7 0 0 47.1 51 1.80 7.04
Sam Howard
RP
32 2 2 0 9 25.2 34 1.05 2.45
Clay Holmes
RP
29 2 2 0 2 29.1 28 1.36 4.60
Duane Underwood Jr.
RP
24 2 2 0 1 39.2 38 1.41 4.08
Chris Stratton
RP
26 1 0 1 4 35.2 30 1.12 3.03
Kyle Crick
RP
19 1 0 0 4 17.2 15 0.96 2.04
Luis Oviedo
SP
12 1 1 0 0 18.2 19 1.77 7.23
Trevor Cahill
SP
9 1 5 0 0 37.0 32 1.51 6.57
David Bednar
RP
27 0 1 0 4 24.0 32 1.13 3.38

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