Paul Goldschmidt's St. Louis Cardinals (25-32) and Bryan Reynolds' Pittsburgh Pirates (28-27) will clash in the series opener on Friday, June 2 at PNC Park. The contest will begin at 7:05 PM ET.

The favored Cardinals have -145 moneyline odds to win against the underdog Pirates, who are listed at +120. St. Louis is the run-line favorite (-1.5). A 9.5-run total is listed for the matchup.

Cardinals vs. Pirates Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Friday, June 2, 2023
  • Time: 7:05 PM ET
  • TV: SportsNet PT
  • Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Venue: PNC Park
  • Probable Pitchers: Jack Flaherty - STL (3-4, 4.81 ERA) vs Roansy Contreras - PIT (3-4, 4.33 ERA)

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Cardinals vs. Pirates Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Take a look at the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup on individual sportsbooks.

Cardinals Moneyline Pirates Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -145 +125 Cardinals (-1.5) 9.5 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -145 +120 Cardinals (-1.5) 9.5 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
Tipico -130 +110 Cardinals (-1.5) - Bet on this game with Tipico!

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Cardinals vs. Pirates Betting Trends and Insights

  • The Cardinals have won 14, or 45.2%, of the 31 games they've played as favorites this season.
  • When they have played as moneyline favorites with odds of -145 or shorter, the Cardinals have a record of 8-13 (38.1%).
  • Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that St. Louis has a 59.2% chance to win.
  • The Cardinals have a 3-4 record from the seven games they were favored on the moneyline over their last 10 matchups.
  • In its last 10 outings (all 10 of them had set totals), St. Louis and its opponents combined to go over the run total four times.
  • The Pirates have been chosen as underdogs in 42 games this year and have walked away with the win 19 times (45.2%) in those games.
  • This year, the Pirates have won 11 of 23 games when listed as at least +120 or worse on the moneyline.
  • In 10 games as underdogs over the last 10 matchups, the Pirates have a record of 4-6.
  • In the last 10 games with a total, Pittsburgh and its opponents have combined to hit the over six times.

Cardinals vs. Pirates Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Nolan Gorman 0.5 (-227) 1.5 (+100) 0.5 (+275) 0.5 (+115)
Tommy Edman 0.5 (-222) 1.5 (+140) 0.5 (+775) 0.5 (+210)
Brendan Donovan 1.5 (+185) 1.5 (+110) 0.5 (+600) 0.5 (+190)
Paul Goldschmidt 0.5 (-278) 1.5 (-105) 0.5 (+290) 0.5 (+125)
Nolan Arenado 0.5 (-250) 1.5 (+105) 0.5 (+400) 0.5 (+125)

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Cardinals Futures Odds

Odds MLB Rank NL Central Rank
Win World Series +3000 13th 2nd
Win NL Central +220 - 2nd

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