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We know that we are going to have at least one Game 5 this year in MLB betting action in the league divisional series, and that Game 5 is coming from Busch Stadium, where the St. Louis Cardinals are on a quest for their 12th World Series ring in franchise history. They’ll have to beat a team that hasn’t even been here in the playoffs in 21 years, the Pittsburgh Pirates first in a winner take all game on Wednesday night.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have had all sorts of success at home, and they are going to be opening up their stadium for their raucous fans in Game 3 of the NLDS on Sunday afternoon, as they take on the St. Louis Cardinals. One of these teams will be on the verge of advancing to the NLCS at the end of this game, and we have all of the MLB betting answers to your questions about this one.
We’re about set to enter the postseason, and before we do, we are going to be taking one last look at the 10 teams that are in the playoffs and how they stacked up against each other from a monetary standpoint this year.
The NL Central title is there for the taking for the St. Louis Cardinals, but over the course of the last week of the season, they are going to have to beat the MLB betting lines in games just like this one against the Milwaukee Brewers if they want to get the job done.
Two of the biggest rivals in baseball are going to meet on Saturday as a part of the FOX Saturday Baseball betting festivities, as the Chicago Cubs take on the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have surprised everyone with their amazing run so far this year. The last two seasons they fell apart down the stretch, so everyone is waiting to see whether it will happen in 2013. The Pirates have a little bit of a lead over the Cardinals and the Reds in the NL Central. This series is crucial for both teams as they jockey for playoff positioning.
Pittsburgh comes into this three-game NL Central showdown with a three-game lead over the Cardinals despite dropping its last three games against Colorado this past weekend. It is now 70-47 on the year with a 29-27 record on the road. A 10-1 loss to the Rockies on Friday night as a 145 road favorite snapped a five-game winning streak and the total has gone OVER in three of the last four games.
The Dodgers were just two wins away from setting the longest road winning streak in MLB history but it came to an end at 15 on Tuesday night with a 5-1 loss as 150 road favorites. This was after they beat the Cardinals 3-2 as 142 road underdogs on Monday in the first of this four-game National League showdown. Los Angeles is now a NL-best 31-25 on the road this season as part of an overall record of 62-50 that has it five games ahead of Arizona in the NL West.
The Dodgers bring a four-game winning streak into this series after rolling over the Cubs four times in the past four days. They are now 5.5 games ahead of Arizona for the lead in the NL West with an overall record of 61-49. Los Angeles is 8-2 in its last 10 games and the total has stayed UNDER in four of its last five games.
The Cardinals came into this extended five-game series with a game and a half lead over Pittsburgh in the NL Central but a 9-2 loss on Monday night as 136 road underdogs followed by a double-header sweep on Tuesday has them a game and a half behind the new division leaders. St. Louis is now 62-43 on the year and 30-26 on the road. Its current losing streak has hit six games and the total has stayed UNDER in five of those outings.