Dodgers's Starting Hurler Clayton Kershaw with a Predicted Home Win Over the Cardinals

Tue, Aug 6, 2019 | Emma Botos

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Miles Mikolas pitching for the St.Louis Cardinals in 2018.
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August 6, 2019 -- In a matchup between hitters Joc Pederson and Matt Carpenter, our model estimates the Dodgers have an estimated 61.50% likelihood of defeating the Cardinals.

On the mound for the Dodgers will be Clayton Kershaw paired against Miles Mikolas. Our model forecasts the Dodgers pitcher will have an outing for 7.186 innings, allowing 1.610 earned runs, with a 2.510 walks. The Cardinals's Miles Mikolas is predicted to throw for 6.711 innings, allowing 2.253 earned runs, with 5.545 Ks.

Max Muncy, Dodgers's top hitter, will slug it out against Marcell Ozuna in today's game. The Dodgers's Max Muncy is estimated to score 0.633 runs, 0.705 RBIs and have a 0.359 OBP. According to our game model, Marcell Ozuna is estimated to have 0.479 RBIs and score 0.427 runs over an estimated 3.967 at-bats.

With +165 money line odds and a estimated 38.50% likelihood to win, the best value is on the Cardinals over the Cardinals. The over/under line of 8.5 runs with -115 over odds and a predicted 63.17% over likelihood, the under bet is the best value for this game.

Posted at Tue, August 6, 2019 13:04:06 UTC