Major League Baseball
Preview
St. Louis at Pittsburgh
When: 4:05 PM ET, Saturday, May 26, 2018
Where: PNC Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Matchup Edge
STL Edge in: PIT
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Pittsburgh Pirates are ranked 6 in hitting, with a batting average of .258. The Pirates are averaging 4.8 runs per game this season with an OPS of .758.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 19 in hitting, with a batting average of .239. The Cardinals are averaging 4.4 runs per game this season with an OPS of .707.

Pitching

  • The Pittsburgh Pirates are ranked 16 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.12. Opponents are hitting .250 for average, and have a .312 on base percentage and .722 OPS against the Pirates this season.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 6 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.41. Opponents are hitting .239 for average, and have a .314 on base percentage and .668 OPS against the Cardinals this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
St. Louis 26-21 L2 15-11 11-10
Pittsburgh 27-22 L1 15-9 12-13
Last Meeting
St. Louis Pittsburgh
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
4/29/18 STL 0 PIT 5 .103 0 .271 .294 0 .663
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
St. Louis M. Ozuna .333 4 .750
Pittsburgh A. Frazier .375 3 .875
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
St. Louis J. Gyorko 1 1 1
Pittsburgh F. Cervelli 1 2 2
Pitching ERA Avg K
St. Louis 5.06 .155 22
Pittsburgh 1.86 .286 27
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
St. Louis J. Martinez .312 53 .855
Pittsburgh C. Dickerson .315 56 .849
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
St. Louis T. Pham 8 35 19
Pittsburgh G. Polanco 8 29 22
Pitching ERA Avg K
St. Louis 3.41 .239 398
Pittsburgh 4.12 .258 407