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San Diego Padres vs St Louis Cardinals 9/17/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

San Diego Padres vs St Louis Cardinals 9/17/2021 Picks Predictions Previews


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The San Diego Padres are set to meet with the St. Louis Cardinals this Friday as they open an on-the-road three-game series for the season.  The San Diego Padres are at 75-70 after securing a win against the San Francisco Giants last Wednesday at 9-6.  The victory ended a five-game drought for San Diego and is currently a game behind the second-place St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Wild Card race. 


Leading the team is Fernando Tatis Jr., who is batting at an average of .289 while posting an on-base percentage of .373.  The shortstop also carries the team-high record in home runs with 38.  Third baseman Manny Machado led the team in RBIs with 93 along with a total of 141 hits on the season. 


San Diego will be sending Vince Velasquez to the mound this Friday for rotation help.  The 29-year old hurler is at 3-6 this season and boasts an ERA of 5.95.  


  • The total went OVER in five of the San Diego Padres’ six previous matches.
  • San Diego is at 2-5 SU in seven of their previous matches.
  • The Padres are at 5-0 SU in five of their previous matches against the Cardinals.

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San Diego Padres vs St Louis Cardinals Predictions 9/17/2021


The St. Louis Cardinals, on the other hand, are coming in with a 76-69 record so far in the season after successfully sweeping three games from the New York Mets the past week.  St. Louis claimed a total of five games in their last five.  The team is currently second in the National League Central Division, trailing 12 1/2 games behind the Milwaukee Brewers, who are in the lead.  Moreover, the Cardinals are also second in the NL Wild Card Race, just one game ahead of the San Diego Padres. 


First baseman Paul Goldschmidt took the reins for St. Louis with a batting average of .288, a team-high on-base percentage of .359, and a total of 157 hits.  Meanwhile, third baseman Nolan Arenado led the team in home runs, belting 32 overall, and in RBIs with 99 on the record. 


In this Friday night’s game, Miles Mikolas, who is at 0-2 with an ERA of 5.47, will be pitching for St. Louis.  The right-hander has had a total of 18 strikeouts and a WHIP of 1.41. 


  • The St. Louis Cardinals are at 5-0 SU in five of their previous matches.
  • The total went OVER in five of St. Louis’ six previous matches against the Padres.
  • The Padres are at 4-1 SU in five of their previous home matches against San Diego.

San Diego Padres vs St. Louis Cardinals.  The MLB pick is the St. Louis Cardinals at -140.  In the past week, St. Louis showed exceptional performance on the field, claiming five consecutive games from two different teams.  This allowed the Cardinals to improve their standing in the NL Wild Card Race.  In the case of San Diego, although the team did manage to win their previous match, the Padres blew off five straight games out of their last six.  Final Score Prediction, St. Louis Cardinals win at 5-3.


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San Diego Padres vs St Louis Cardinals 9/17/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

MLB Starting Time: 8:15 PM EDT


Location: Busch Stadium, St. Louis, Missouri


Date: September 17, 2021




MLB Odds: St. Louis Cardinals -140


MLB Total Odds: 9


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