Cardinals Vs Phillies: MLB Betting Odds, Trends & Stats – July 8, 2022

Written By Staff on July 8, 2022

The St. Louis Cardinals (45-40) and Philadelphia Phillies (44-39) meet on Friday to begin a four-game series, with the first pitch at 8:15 PM ET at Busch Stadium. St. Louis’ (-109 to win) Adam Wainwright gets the start against Philadelphia’s (-109) Zack Wheeler.

The betting insights in what follows reflect odds as of July 8, 2022 at 7:56 PM ET.

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Cardinals vs Phillies Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Wainwright (STL) Pitcher Wheeler (PHI)
6 – 6 W/L 7 – 4
96.2 IP 88.0
3.26 ERA 2.66
1.272 WHIP 1.068
7.5 K/9 10.1
2.5 BB/9 2

Cardinals Probable Starter Adam Wainwright

  • The Cardinals will send Wainwright (6-6) out to make his 17th start of the season. He is 6-6 with a 3.26 ERA and 81 strikeouts in 96 2/3 innings pitched.
  • The right-hander’s most recent appearance was on Sunday against the Philadelphia Phillies, when he went 5 2/3 innings, surrendering four earned runs while giving up eight hits.
  • The 40-year-old has an ERA of 3.26, with 7.5 strikeouts per nine innings, in 16 games this season. Opponents are batting .259 against him.
  • Wainwright has registered nine quality starts this year.
  • The opposing Phillies offense has the sixth-ranked slugging percentage (.421) and is fifth in MLB play with 109 home runs. It has a collective .248 batting average, and is 10th in MLB with 700 total hits and third in MLB action scoring 403 runs.
  • The 40-year-old’s 3.26 ERA ranks 28th, 1.272 WHIP ranks 44th, and 7.5 K/9 ranks 42nd among qualifying pitchers this season.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of July 8, 2022 at 7:56 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Phillies Stats vs Wainwright

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Kyle Schwarber 32 .156 5 1 2 .308 .589
J.T. Realmuto 22 .455 10 1 0 .455 1.046
Odúbel Herrera 15 .400 6 1 2 .400 1.067
Nick Castellanos 15 .333 5 0 1 .375 .708
Rhys Hoskins 10 .600 6 3 3 .600 2.200
Alec Bohm 6 .167 1 0 0 .167 .334
Darick Hall 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Didi Gregorius 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Yairo Muñoz 2 .500 1 0 0 .500 1.000
Bryson Stott 1 .000 0 0 0 .500 .500

Phillies Probable Starter Zack Wheeler

  • Wheeler (7-4) will take the mound for the Phillies, his 16th start of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last start was on Sunday, when he tossed 7 2/3 innings without allowing a run on four hits in a matchup with the St. Louis Cardinals.
  • The 32-year-old has pitched in 15 games this season with an ERA of 2.66 and 10.1 strikeouts per nine innings, with an opponent batting average of .225.
  • He’s looking to extend his two-game quality start streak.
  • The Cardinals rank seventh in MLB with a .252 batting average this season. They have a team slugging percentage that ranks 10th in the league (.404) and 90 home runs.
  • Among qualified pitchers this season, the 32-year-old’s 2.66 ERA ranks 14th, 1.068 WHIP ranks 19th, and 10.1 K/9 ranks ninth.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of July 8, 2022 at 7:56 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Cardinals Stats vs Wheeler

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Paul Goldschmidt 20 .200 4 0 0 .273 .523
Nolan Arenado 11 .273 3 0 1 .385 .658
Tommy Edman 6 .167 1 0 0 .167 .334
Dylan Carlson 5 .200 1 0 0 .333 .533
Brendan Donovan 3 .333 1 0 0 .333 .666
Nolan Gorman 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Juan Yepez 3 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Andrew Knizner 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Conner Capel 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Austin Romine 1 1.000 1 0 0 1.000 2.000

Cardinals Betting Trends

  • The Cardinals have won 64.3% of the games this season when they were favored on the moneyline (27-15).
  • St. Louis has gone 28-16 in games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -109 or shorter (63.6%).
  • Based on this matchup’s moneyline, the Cardinals have an implied win probability of 52.2%.
  • In the 85 games bookmakers have set an over/under for St. Louis, it has combined with opponents to go over the total 40 times (40-41-4).
  • The Cardinals have collected a 44-41-0 record against the spread this season (covering 51.8% of the time).
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Phillies Betting Trends

  • The Phillies have entered the game as underdogs 31 times this season and won 15, or 48.4%, of those games.
  • Philadelphia is 15-16 this season when entering a game as the underdog by -109 or more on the moneyline.
  • Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Phillies have a 52.2% chance to win.
  • So far this season, Philadelphia and its opponents have hit the over in 45 of their 83 games with a total.
  • The Phillies are 41-42-0 against the spread this season.

Cardinals Players to Watch

  • Paul Goldschmidt has accumulated an on-base percentage of .427, a slugging percentage of .619, and has 105 hits, all club-highs for the Cardinals. He’s batting .342 with 28 doubles, 19 home runs and 44 walks.
  • Goldschmidt ranks second in batting average, first in on base percentage, and third in slugging among qualifying hitters in MLB.
  • Nolan Arenado has 20 doubles, a triple, 17 home runs and 30 walks while hitting .292.
  • Among qualified hitters, Arenado’s batting average ranks 24th, his on-base percentage ranks 34th, and he is 16th in the league in slugging.
  • Tommy Edman has 12 doubles, three triples, seven home runs and 30 walks while hitting .261.
  • Dylan Carlson is hitting .257 with 17 doubles, two triples, five home runs and 20 walks.

Cardinals Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Tommy Edman 326 .261 58 7 32 .329 .709
Nolan Arenado 308 .292 39 17 55 .357 .886
Paul Goldschmidt 307 .342 61 19 65 .427 1.046
Dylan Carlson 230 .257 26 5 24 .320 .733
Brendan Donovan 203 .291 28 2 26 .398 .797
Juan Yepez 190 .274 23 11 27 .314 .814
Nolan Gorman 136 .257 23 7 19 .331 .787
Andrew Knizner 130 .177 10 1 12 .277 .508
Albert Pujols 125 .200 11 4 18 .290 .626
Edmundo Sosa 106 .179 16 0 5 .223 .478

Phillies Players to Watch

  • Kyle Schwarber is batting .224 with 27 home runs and 56 RBI for Philadelphia this season.
  • Among all the qualifying batters in MLB, Schwarber’s batting average ranks 133rd, his on-base percentage ranks 59th, and he is 14th in slugging.
  • Rhys Hoskins is slugging .487 while driving in 42 runs and batting .252 this season.
  • Among all qualified hitters, Hoskins ranks 78th in batting average, 43rd in on-base percentage and 27th in slugging percentage.
  • Nicholas Castellanos leads Philadelphia in slugging percentage (.382) powered by 26 extra-base hits.
  • J.T. Realmuto has been key for Philadelphia with 64 hits, an OBP of .314 plus a slugging percentage of .377.

Phillies Batting Stats (2022)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Nicholas Castellanos 319 .251 35 8 44 .299 .681
Rhys Hoskins 302 .252 45 17 42 .349 .836
Kyle Schwarber 299 .224 59 27 56 .340 .875
Alec Bohm 294 .265 38 4 30 .301 .662
J.T. Realmuto 265 .242 39 7 35 .314 .691
Bryson Stott 173 .179 23 4 22 .253 .525
Odúbel Herrera 164 .238 21 5 18 .280 .676
Didi Gregorius 147 .252 14 0 13 .319 .686
Matt Vierling 105 .248 18 3 11 .336 .717
Garrett Stubbs 51 .275 7 3 10 .351 .900

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