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    The Miami Marlins (53-42) take a three-game losing streak into a home matchup against the St. Louis Cardinals (40-53) on Monday at 7:45 PM ET. The Cardinals are favored (-122) to give the underdog Marlins (+102) another loss. St. Louis’ Miles Mikolas starts against Miami’s Jesus Luzardo.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Cardinals vs. Marlins

    • Game Day: Monday, July 17, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:45 PM ET
    • Location: St. Louis, Missouri
    • Stadium: Busch Stadium
    Cardinals vs Marlins Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Cardinals -122 8

    How Do I Watch the Cardinals vs. the Marlins?

    • TV Channel: BSMW

    Cardinals Stats & Trends

    Cardinals Batting

    • The Cardinals rank seventh in MLB play with 128 home runs. They average 1.4 per game.
    • St. Louis ranks 11th in MLB with a .256 batting average.
    • The Cardinals are seventh in baseball with an on-base percentage of .330.
    • St. Louis strikes out 8.4 times per game to rank 12th in the majors.
    • The Cardinals average 1.4 homers per game when playing at home this season (63 total in home contests).
    • St. Louis is averaging 3.2 extra-base hits per game while slugging .445 in home contests.
    • At home this season the club averages 9.2 hits per game and is batting .270.

    Cardinals Key Batters

    • Nolan Arenado has 96 hits, which leads St. Louis hitters this season, while batting .280 with 39 extra-base hits. He has an on-base percentage of .331 and a slugging percentage of .516.
    • Among qualified hitters in the majors, he ranks 30th in batting average, 76th in on-base percentage, and 13th in slugging.
    • Paul Goldschmidt has hit 16 homers this season while driving in 49 runs. He’s batting .285 this season and slugging .480 with an on-base percentage of .370.
    • He is 23rd in batting average, 19th in on-base percentage and 35th in slugging in the major leagues.
    • Goldschmidt brings a two-game streak with at least one hit into this one. In his last five games he is hitting .238 with a double, a home run, three walks and three RBI.
    • Brendan Donovan leads St. Louis in OBP (.372) this season, fueled by 82 hits.
    • Donovan heads into this matchup with three games in a row with at least one hit. During his last five outings he is batting .318 with a double, a triple, a home run, a walk and seven RBI.
    • Nolan Gorman is batting .236 with a .317 OBP and 56 RBI for St. Louis this season.
    • Gorman enters this matchup on a two-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is batting .238 with a double, a home run and four RBI.

    Marlins Stats & Trends

    Marlins Batting

    • The Marlins’ 88 home runs rank 24th in Major League Baseball.
    • Miami ranks fourth in MLB with a .264 team batting average.
    • The Marlins have an OBP of .323 this season, which ranks 14th in MLB.
    • Miami is one of the best teams in baseball at making contact this season, ranking 10th with an average of 8.0 strikeouts per game.
    • In 47 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 51 homers, an average of 1.1 per contest.
    • In 47 road games this season, it is slugging .390 with 123 hits going for extra bases.
    • In 47 road games this season, they have a batting average of .248 while averaging 8.6 base hits per contest.

    Marlins Key Batters

    • Luis Arraez has a team-best OBP (.431) and slugging percentage (.468). He’s batting .380.
    • Including all the qualified players in MLB, his batting average ranks first, his on-base percentage is first, and he is 44th in slugging.
    • Jorge Soler has 82 hits to lead his team. He has a batting average of .248 while slugging .521 with an on-base percentage of .346.
    • His batting average is 97th among all qualified players, his on-base percentage ranks 44th, and he is 10th in slugging.
    • Bryan De La Cruz is batting .272 with 19 doubles, 10 home runs and 26 walks.
    • Garrett Cooper is batting .258 with 11 doubles, a triple, 12 home runs and 16 walks.

    Cardinals vs. Marlins Probable Pitchers

    Miles Mikolas (STL) Pitcher Jesús Luzardo (MIA)
    5 – 5 W/L 8 – 5
    115.2 IP 109.1
    4.12 ERA 3.29
    1.271 WHIP 1.134
    6.2 K/9 10.6
    1.9 BB/9 2.2

    Cardinals vs. Marlins Injury Updates

    • Cardinals: Tommy Edman: 10 Day IL (Wrist), Drew VerHagen: 15 Day IL (Hip), Ryan Helsley: 15 Day IL (Forearm), Adam Wainwright: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Jake Woodford: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Tyler O’Neill: 60 Day IL (Back), Packy Naughton: 60 Day IL (Forearm), Wilking Rodriguez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Jordan Montgomery: day-to-day (Leg)
    • Marlins: Avisaíl García: 10 Day IL (Back), Jazz Chisholm: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Andrew Nardi: 15 Day IL (Tricep), Edward Cabrera: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Matt Barnes: 15 Day IL (Hip), Trevor Rogers: 60 Day IL (Forearm ), Jonathan Davis: 60 Day IL (Knee), Tommy Nance: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Max Meyer: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Anthony Bender: 60 Day IL (Elbow)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Cardinals and Marlins (Last 10 Games)

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