St. Louis Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Pirates MLB Betting Lines

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The Cardinals will play the Pirates on Sunday, August 29th, 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 - K. Kim - L
  • Pirates - W. Crowe - R

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Best Money Line Bets
Underdog

Pittsburgh Pirates
Favorite

St. Louis Cardinals
+149 Sb3gen1 -162 Sb3gen1
+143 Sb3gen2 -166 Sb3gen2
+140 Sb3gen3 -170 Sb3gen3
Here are money lines for the outright winner. Favorite St. Louis Cardinals has a minus value. Lay $162 at Sb3gen1 to win $100. Underdog Pittsburgh Pirates has a positive value. Risk $100 at Sb3gen1 to win $149.
Best Over and Under Total Lines
OverUnder
8.5o -121 Sb3gen1 9u -120 Sb3gen3
8.5o -125 Sb3gen2 8.5u +105 Sb3gen2
9o +100 Sb3gen3 8.5u +101 Sb3gen1
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 $121 to win $100. Sb3gen3 has the best under line of 9 u -120.
Best Underdog and Favorite Run Line Bets
Underdog

Pittsburgh Pirates
Favorite

St. Louis Cardinals
+1.5 -115 Sb3gen1 -1.5 -105 Sb3gen1
+1.5 -115 Sb3gen2 -1.5 -105 Sb3gen2
+1.5 -115 Sb3gen3 -1.5 -105 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 Cardinals

Cached 2021-09-24 15:03:27
Pittsburgh Pirates World Series Odds
OutcomeSB3Gen SB3Gen

Cached 2021-09-24 15:03:27

Team Standings

Season Standings
Team W L Pct GB Home Away Strk L10
St. Louis Cardinals 83 69 0.546 15.5 83-69 42-33 W12 72-60
Pittsburgh Pirates 57 95 0.375 41.5 57-95 34-41 L1 47-85

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
151 86 160 10 53 37 92 0.264
Paul Goldschmidt
1B
149 96 167 29 93 63 128 0.291
Nolan Arenado
3B
148 77 145 33 103 46 89 0.256
Dylan Carlson
LF
142 75 136 15 59 52 144 0.262
Tyler O'Neill
LF
131 80 124 29 70 38 161 0.279
Matt Carpenter
2B
122 18 34 3 21 32 74 0.175
Yadier Molina
C
117 44 108 11 64 23 76 0.254
Edmundo Sosa
SS
109 39 77 6 27 16 60 0.276
Paul DeJong
SS
104 41 64 17 41 34 97 0.196
Harrison Bader
CF
93 34 84 12 44 27 77 0.252
Giovanny Gallegos
RP
69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000
Genesis Cabrera
RP
66 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
Bryan Reynolds
LF
149 85 155 24 88 71 115 0.293
Kevin Newman
SS
139 46 108 5 34 25 38 0.222
Jacob Stallings
C
109 35 87 8 53 47 83 0.240
Gregory Polanco
RF
107 38 70 11 36 36 104 0.208
Wilmer Difo
SS
106 23 55 3 20 20 50 0.267
Ben Gamel
LF
102 39 79 8 25 42 93 0.260
Adam Frazier
2B
98 58 125 4 32 35 46 0.324
Ke'Bryan Hayes
3B
92 48 90 6 36 31 85 0.259
Colin Moran
3B
89 25 77 9 46 27 81 0.266
Phillip Evans
3B
76 23 44 5 16 28 53 0.206
Erik Gonzalez
2B
71 17 51 2 21 8 40 0.232
Michael Perez
C
65 18 27 7 19 16 60 0.141

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
Adam Wainwright
SP
31 16 7 0 0 200.1 170 1.04 3.05
Alex Reyes
RP
67 9 8 29 3 69.2 90 1.32 2.84
Jack Flaherty
SP
14 9 2 0 0 76.0 81 1.03 3.08
Ryan Helsley
RP
51 6 4 1 10 47.1 47 1.42 4.56
Matt Harvey
SP
27 6 14 0 0 123.1 93 1.52 6.28
Kwang Hyun Kim
SP
25 6 7 1 0 103.2 80 1.28 3.56
Giovanny Gallegos
RP
69 5 5 12 24 76.1 91 0.86 3.18
Tanner Scott
RP
58 5 4 0 14 50.0 65 1.46 4.14
John Means
SP
20 5 6 0 0 114.1 104 1.00 3.46
Paul Fry
RP
52 4 5 2 11 47.1 60 1.52 6.08
T.J. McFarland
RP
32 4 1 0 12 33.0 17 1.00 2.45
John Gant
SP
25 4 6 0 1 76.1 56 1.57 3.42

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
Chris Stratton
RP
64 6 1 6 7 75.1 82 1.33 3.70
Chad Kuhl
SP
25 5 7 0 4 77.1 72 1.44 5.00
JT Brubaker
SP
24 5 13 0 0 124.1 129 1.29 5.36
Mitch Keller
SP
21 5 11 0 0 93.2 87 1.75 5.96
Tyler Anderson
SP
18 5 8 0 0 103.1 86 1.20 4.35
Richard Rodriguez
RP
37 4 2 14 0 38.1 33 0.83 2.82
Wil Crowe
SP
24 4 7 0 0 106.0 100 1.58 5.77
David Bednar
RP
58 3 1 3 11 57.2 73 0.94 2.18
Chasen Shreve
RP
52 3 1 0 8 51.2 40 1.26 2.61
Sam Howard
RP
49 3 4 0 10 40.1 51 1.49 5.80
Clay Holmes
RP
44 3 2 0 7 42.0 44 1.43 4.93
Duane Underwood Jr.
RP
43 2 3 0 4 72.2 65 1.43 4.33

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