First place is on the line in the National League Central tonight as the St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers are deadlocked with identical 39-31 records.
The Cardinals are slight -110 moneyline favorites, per BettingPros consensus odds. Tonight’s pitching matchup is between Adam Wainwright (5-5, 3.06) and Eric Lauer (6-2, 3.57). Wainwright has beaten the Brewers 20 times in his career, but is 0-2 with a 6.75 ERA in two starts against them this season. Lauer is 2-1 with a 6.75 ERA in five career appearances (four starts) against the Cardinals.