Money Line: -168.00 St. Louis (Home)
STL is 10-2 in game #2 of a series when favored and the
Cubs 11-22 as a dog with a total of 8 or less avg 2.05 runs in those losses.
Steele with a 4.71 road ERA and 1.54 road WHIP and
Mikolas with a 2.31 home ERA and 0.829 home WHIP.
The Cardinals are 12.5 games better than the Cubs, and that gap is going to get significantly larger soon. The Cardinals are getting ready to make a push for the NL Central, while on the Cubs will only start to use more inexperienced players soon, especially with them dealing their closer. Mikolas has a 1.26 ERA in six career home starts against the Cubs, and the Cardinals are also 4-0 in Mikolas' last four home starts this season.