X
Lost password?

Don't have an account?
Join the Best Live Fantasy Chat Community!

X

Receive free daily analysis

NFL
NBA
NHL
NASCAR
CFB
MLB
MMA
PGA
ESPORTS
BETTING

Already have an account? Log In

X

Forgot Password


LINEUP RESOURCES

Articles & Tools
Import Your Leagues
Daily Stats & Leaders
All Pitcher Matchups
Compare Any Players
Pickups & Streamers
Rookies & Call-Ups
24x7 News and Alerts

Cardinals vs. Braves Betting Picks - Today's Free MLB Best Bets, Odds, Predictions (8/27)

charlie morton fantasy baseball rankings pitchers draft sleepers MLB injury news

Welcome RotoBallers to our betting picks for the Atlanta Braves vs. St. Louis Cardinals, another article in our daily series of free MLB betting picks for every game on the schedule. This free MLB betting breakdown article is for Saturday August 27th, 2022.

Attention fellow sports bettors! We have some exciting news to share as we are now partnered with various sportsbooks and have some sweet sports betting promo offers and freebies for you. Get your deposit bonus and also a year of free RotoBaller Premium access for all sports and all tools ($450 value), when you sign up with a new account today! After you're signed up, use our picks in this article for spreads, totals, and props to win big.

In addition to all of our other betting content and advice, we have now added daily betting analysis articles and betting recommendations for each MLB game. Every single game on the MLB schedule will have its own betting analysis, betting breakdown and betting picks, every single day! We hope you enjoy, and good luck RotoBallers.

Featured Promo: Want a free RotoBaller Premium Pass? Check out these sports betting promo offers from the top sportsbooks! All new sign-ups get a free bonus offer on their first deposit, and a free year of RotoBaller's Premium Pass for all sports ($450 value)! Sign Up Now!

 

Today's Betting Overview - Braves vs. Cardinals

The Braves take on the Cardinals on Saturday August 27th at Busch Stadium, St. Louis. RotoBaller provides free handicapping pick and odds for all MLB games throughout the 2022 season.

  • Matchup: Atlanta Braves (79-48) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (72-54)
  • Date: Saturday August 27th, 2022
  • Time: 7:15 ET
  • Venue: Busch Stadium, St. Louis

 

Today's MLB Sportsbook Odds - Braves vs. Cardinals

If you are new to any of these sportsbooks, be sure to take advantage of the promo offers:

All new sign-ups also get a free year of RotoBaller's all sports Premium Pass ($450 value)!

Sportsbook Bonus Offer Promo
Caesars Risk-Free First Bet Up To $1,500 CLAIM OFFER
PointsBet 2 Risk-Free Bets Up To $2,000 CLAIM OFFER
BetMGM Risk-Free First Bet Up To $1,000 CLAIM OFFER
FanDuel Risk-Free First Bet Up To $1,000 CLAIM OFFER
DraftKings Deposit Bonus Booster Up To $1,000 CLAIM OFFER
 



 

Featured Promo

Offer is only valid for new users

All new sportsbook sign-ups get a free year of RotoBaller Premium access ($450 value)!

1. Just sign up for a new account
2. Make a minimum deposit of $20 and place any bet
3. Be sure to claim your bonus offer from the sportsbook
4. Email us at [email protected] with your new account details
5. Boom - that's it! We'll email you with your year-long RotoBaller Premium Pass

CLAIM NOW!

 


 

Atlanta Braves - Today's MLB Betting Analysis

The Atlanta Braves enter play ranked 2nd in the NL East division, with an overall record of 79-48. So far, Atlanta has been tough as the road team, putting together a mark of 36-24. The unit is coming off a winning effort over St. Louis by a score of 11-4. So far, Atlanta has won 21 out of their first 39 series, 21-12-6.

Starting for the Braves will be Charlie Morton. On the season, he has an overall record of 6-5. Morton will be looking to bring down an ERA of 4.00. Currently, opponents are batting just .223 against the right-hander. Per 9 innings, Morton is giving up an average of 1.2 home runs, well above the MLB average. For the season, he has picked up 164 strikeouts on a K rate of 29%. Charlie Morton's per 9 walk average of 3.13 has been a problem for the right.

Atlanta enters play averaging 4.94 runs per game, placing them 3rd in the MLB. So far, the team ranks 15th in runs scored in the 8th and 9th innings of action. The Braves are enjoying offensive success as their team batting average ranks 9th, at .252. Per game, the team is averaging 8.6 hits. The team's lineup is also hitting for power at an above-average rate, averaging 1.51 home runs per game (2nd). In terms of exit velocity, the team ranks near the top of the league. To date, Atlanta has the MLB's 10th best OBP at .317, coming on a walk rate of 7.8%.

 

St. Louis Cardinals - Today's MLB Betting Analysis

At 72-54, the St. Louis Cardinals will host St. Louis, currently ranked 1st in the NL Central division. When playing at Busch Stadium, the Cardinals have been excellent, posting a record of 40-21. St. Louis is coming off a 11-4 loss to the Braves. Overall, the team has won over half of their 38 series played, going 20-10-8.

Jordan Montgomery gets the start for the Cardinals with a record of 7-3. Heading into action, Montgomery has an ERA of 3.08. The left-hander has a batting average allowed of .236. So far, home runs have been a problem for Montgomery. Through 114 innings of work, he has already given up 15 deep shots. For the season, Jordan Montgomery has a K/BB ratio of 4.22. This has come on a strikeout percentage of 21.0%.

Entering today's action, St. Louis features the 4th ranked scoring unit, averaging 4.87 runs per game. The Cardinals have been able to drive in runs at an above average rate as their team batting average of .259, which ranks 5th in the league. For the season, 35.6% of the team's hits have been in the form of extra bases. The team's lineup is also hitting for power at an above average rate, averaging 1.21 home runs per game (8th). Thus far, the team has put together an average rate similar to the league average (7.4%). St. Louis's strong OBP of .330 is 2nd best in the league, while the team's wOBA is one of the best in the league at .331.

 

Today's MLB Betting Pick - Braves vs. Cardinals

Today's matchup between Atlanta and St. Louis is predicted to be a close game, as their is no clear cut favorite on the moneyline. However, the MLB predictive model shows the Cardinals having an edge both at the plate and on the mound. It is recommended to take St. Louis on the moneyline.

Recommended Betting Pick: Cardinals Moneyline



Download Our Free News & Alerts Mobile App

Like what you see? Download our updated fantasy baseball app for iPhone and Android with 24x7 player news, injury alerts, sleepers, prospects & more. All free!



More Fantasy Baseball Analysis

LINEUP RESOURCES

Articles & Tools
Import Your Leagues
Daily Stats & Leaders
All Pitcher Matchups
Compare Any Players
Pickups & Streamers
Rookies & Call-Ups
24x7 News and Alerts

ROTOBALLER PLAYER NEWS

Elijah Mitchell28 mins ago

May Have An MCL Sprain
Jalen Brunson36 mins ago

Scores 30 Points In Losing Effort
Darnell Mooney41 mins ago

May Be Done For The Year
Ja Morant42 mins ago

Turns In Triple-Double Against Knicks
Seth Curry50 mins ago

Knocks Down Seven Threes On Sunday
Kevin Durant55 mins ago

Drops 31 Points Against Trail Blazers
Ivica Zubac1 hour ago

Puts Up Monster Double-Double In Win
Shake Milton1 hour ago

Continues Great Play Against Magic
P.J. Tucker1 hour ago

Exits On Sunday With Ankle Issue
Immanuel Quickley2 hours ago

Leaves With Knee Pain On Sunday
Allen Robinson II3 hours ago

Needs Surgery, Won't Return This Season
Elijah Mitchell4 hours ago

Won't Return On Sunday
Elijah Mitchell4 hours ago

Questionable To Return Against Saints
Kirill Kaprizov5 hours ago

Extends Scoring Streak To Career-High Nine Games
Matias Maccelli5 hours ago

Returns With Two Assists
Johnny Gaudreau5 hours ago

Sits Out Sunday's Practice With An Illness
Tampa Bay Buccaneers5 hours ago

X-Rays Negative On Tristan Wirfs
Adam Fox5 hours ago

Misses Practice With An Illness
Sam Darnold5 hours ago

Will Remain The Starting Quarterback
Sam Lafferty6 hours ago

Sits Again Sunday
Michael Carter6 hours ago

Has A Sprained Ankle
Aleksander Barkov6 hours ago

Set To Miss Two More Games
Tyreek Hill7 hours ago

Questionable To Return Sunday
Michael Carter8 hours ago

Doubtful To Return Sunday
Markelle Fultz8 hours ago

Has A Shot To Return On Sunday
Tyler Higbee8 hours ago

Officially Active Sunday
Allen Robinson II8 hours ago

Inactive In Week 12
Darnell Mooney8 hours ago

Doubtful In Week 12
Deebo Samuel8 hours ago

Suiting Up In Week 12
Jaden Ivey8 hours ago

In Danger Of Missing Another Game On Sunday
Mark Ingram II8 hours ago

Alvin Kamara, Mark Ingram II Active Sunday
Kyle Kuzma8 hours ago

Listed As Questionable For Sunday
Paul George8 hours ago

Luke Kennard Won't Travel For Road Trip
Saddiq Bey8 hours ago

Questionable On Sunday
Michael Porter8 hours ago

Jr. Misses Sunday's Practice
Jaden McDaniels8 hours ago

Ruled Out On Sunday
Bojan Bogdanovic8 hours ago

Questionable Against Cleveland
Trace McSorley8 hours ago

Greg Dortch, Trace McSorley Inactive Sunday
Josh Jacobs8 hours ago

Officially Active Week 12
Alex Caruso8 hours ago

Misses Sunday's Practice
Nikola Jovic8 hours ago

Questionable Versus The Atlanta Hawks
LaMelo Ball8 hours ago

To Remain Sidelined On Monday
Pascal Siakam8 hours ago

Questionable For Monday
Jimmy Butler8 hours ago

Remains Out Against Atlanta
Travis Etienne Jr.9 hours ago

Questionable To Return Sunday
Gus Edwards11 hours ago

Active For Week 12
Justin Fields11 hours ago

Officially Out For Week 12
Brock Boeser12 hours ago

Matches Career-High Point Streak
J.T. Miller12 hours ago

Leads The Way With Three Points
Ryan Pulock12 hours ago

Hands Out Four Assists
Auston Matthews12 hours ago

Notches Three Points Against Pittsburgh
Jack Hughes12 hours ago

Gets His First Career Hat Trick
Jordan Kyrou12 hours ago

Extends Point Streak With Two Goals
Brayden Schenn12 hours ago

Getting Evaluated For A Lower-Body Injury
Aaron Rodgers14 hours ago

Playing Through Avulsion Fracture
Ryan McLeod1 day ago

Delivers Three Assists Saturday
Evan Bouchard1 day ago

Nets Two Goals In Saturday's Win
Mario Ferraro1 day ago

Lands On Injured Reserve
Evan Rodrigues1 day ago

Will Miss 2-4 Weeks
Jonas Brodin1 day ago

On Track To Return Sunday
Ryan Lindgren1 day ago

Ends Productive Outing With Injury
Logan Thompson1 day ago

Expected To Start Saturday
Aleksander Barkov1 day ago

Will Be A Game Time Saturday Due To Illness
Carlos Santana2 days ago

Pirates Agree With Carlos Santana On Friday
Narciso Crook2 days ago

Red Sox Sign Narciso Crook To Minor-League Deal
Denyi Reyes2 days ago

Mets Sign Denyi Reyes
Milwaukee Brewers2 days ago

Blake Perkins Signs With Brewers
Elliot Soto2 days ago

Twins Re-Sign Elliot Soto
Los Angeles Angels2 days ago

Angels Sign Jacob Webb
Xander Bogaerts2 days ago

Padres Looking At Xander Bogaerts?
Brandon Nimmo2 days ago

Rays Among Teams Interested In Brandon Nimmo
Michael Conforto2 days ago

Cubs Considering Michael Conforto
Hoy Park4 days ago

Red Sox Acquire Hoy Park From Pirates
Chad Wallach4 days ago

Angels Re-Sign Chad Wallach
Cody Bellinger4 days ago

Rockies Interested In Cody Bellinger
Carlos Rodón4 days ago

Rangers Have Serious Interest In Carlos Rodon
Aaron Judge4 days ago

Giants Expected To Make Formal Offer To Aaron Judge
Bryce Harper4 days ago

Undergoes Tommy John Surgery
Hoy Park4 days ago

Pirates Designate Hoy Park For Assignment
Joely Rodríguez4 days ago

Red Sox Sign Joely Rodriguez
Hunter Renfroe4 days ago

Brewers Acquire Janson Junk In Hunter Renfroe Trade
Brandon Nimmo5 days ago

Giants Interested In Brandon Nimmo, Cody Bellinger
Trea Turner5 days ago

"Likely" Phillies' Top SS Target
Hunter Renfroe5 days ago

Angels Trade For Hunter Renfroe Tuesday

RANKINGS

QB
RB
WR
TE
K
DEF
RANKINGS
C
1B
2B
3B
SS
OF
SP
RP