Predictions for Cardinals vs. Royals: Score Projection, Over/Under Pick & Odds – July 10

Wednesday’s game between the St. Louis Cardinals (48-42) and the Kansas City Royals (49-43) at Busch Stadium should be a tight matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 5-4, with the Cardinals taking home the win. Game time is at 1:45 PM ET on July 10.

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Cardinals vs. Royals Matchup Info

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Cardinals vs. Royals Predictions

  • Score Prediction: Cardinals 5, Royals 4
  • Total Prediction: Under 9 runs

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Cardinals vs. Royals Betting Lines

Cardinals vs Royals Betting Information
Favorite Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Cardinals -143 +120 9 +100 -120

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Cardinals Betting Insights

  • St. Louis has been victorious in 24, or 55.8%, of the 43 contests it has been chosen as the favorite in this season.
  • This season, the Cardinals have been victorious 11 times in 21 chances when named as a favorite of at least -143 or shorter on the moneyline.
  • St. Louis and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 39 of 89 opportunities.
  • The Cardinals were favored on the moneyline for eight of their past 15 games, and they went 6-2 in those matchups.
  • Over its past 15 matchups, St. Louis and its opponents combined to go over the total eight times (all 15 games had set totals).

Royals Betting Insights

  • Kansas City has won 46.2% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (24-28).
  • In games they have played as a moneyline underdog with odds of +120 or longer, the Royals have a record of 7-14 (33.3%).
  • Kansas City has had an over/under set by oddsmakers 92 times, and it has combined with opponents to go over the total in 38 of those games (38-51-3).
  • In six games as underdogs in their past 15 matchups, the Royals had a record of 2-4.
  • Kansas City and its opponents have combined to hit the over four times in its past 15 games with a total.

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Cardinals vs. Royals Probable Pitchers

Cardinals’ Starting Pitcher: Andre Pallante

  • The 25-year-old has an ERA of 4.00, a 1.89 strikeout-to-walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.444 in 16 games this season.
  • Andre Pallante and his team have won each of the three games he’s started as the moneyline favorite.
  • Pallante’s team has won five of his seven starts.
  • Out of Pallante’s seven starts with a total this season, two have hit the over.

Royals’ Starting Pitcher: Alec Marsh

  • The 26-year-old has an ERA of 4.57, with 8 strikeouts per nine innings in 16 games this season. Opponents are batting .246 against him.
  • The Royals have been the moneyline underdog in 10 of Marsh’s starts this season, and they went 6-4 in those matchups.
  • Marsh’s team is 10-6 in his 16 starts.
  • Marsh’s starts with a set total this season have gone over the run total in nine of 16 games.

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Cardinals’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 48-42
Home 24-18
Road 24-24
One-Run Games 17-12
Scoring 5+ Runs 28-8

Royals’ 2024 Performance

Split Record
Overall 49-43
Home 31-18
Road 18-25
One-Run Games 13-12
Scoring 5+ Runs 28-12

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