Major League Baseball
Preview
St. Louis at Atlanta
When: 12:10 PM ET, Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Where: SunTrust Park, Cumberland, Georgia
Matchup Edge
STL Edge in: ATL
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Atlanta Braves are ranked 3 in hitting, with a batting average of .259. The Braves are averaging 4.7 runs per game this season with an OPS of .749.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 14 in hitting, with a batting average of .249. The Cardinals are averaging 4.7 runs per game this season with an OPS of .733.

Pitching

  • The Atlanta Braves are ranked 12 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.80. Opponents are hitting .232 for average, and have a .316 on base percentage and .690 OPS against the Braves this season.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 8 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.78. Opponents are hitting .246 for average, and have a .324 on base percentage and .700 OPS against the Cardinals this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
St. Louis 84-68 W3 40-35 44-33
Atlanta 83-68 L4 38-38 45-30
Last Meeting
St. Louis Atlanta
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
9/18/18 STL 8 ATL 1 .297 1 .798 .200 1 .643
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
St. Louis K. Wong .375 6 1.161
Atlanta F. Freeman .364 8 1.098
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
St. Louis P. DeJong 2 3 5
Atlanta A. Duvall 2 5 6
Pitching ERA Avg K
St. Louis 5.00 .240 39
Atlanta 5.60 .268 51
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
St. Louis J. Martinez .302 150 .812
Atlanta F. Freeman .307 179 .887
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
St. Louis M. Carpenter 35 104 77
Atlanta R. Acuna Jr. 26 72 57
Pitching ERA Avg K
St. Louis 3.78 .249 1245
Atlanta 3.80 .259 1318