Brewers-Cardinals Free Pick August 18

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You can bet Saturday's Brewers-Cardinals game online with Milwaukee +130 and St. Louis -142.   The total is 8.

Pitching Matchup

PITCHING MATCHUP: Brewers LH Wade Miley (2-1, 2.23 ERA) vs. Cardinals RH Miles Mikolas (12-3, 2.85)

Miley turned in another solid outing last Saturday, allowing two runs over six frames in a no-decision against Atlanta.  He is 2-2 with a 4.85 ERA in five career starts versus St. Louis.

Mikolas tossed seven innings for the third straight start, allowing four runs and four hits in a no-decision against Washington on Monday.  He is 2-0 with a 4.82 ERA vs. the Brewers this season.

Hot Trends

Cardinals are 9-1 in their last ten overall.

The Brewers are 1-9 in their last 10 vs. National League Central.

The Cardinals are 9-0 in their last 9 after scoring 5 runs or more in their previous game.

Free Pick

Take the Cardinals at -142

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