Major League Baseball
Preview
Cincinnati at St. Louis
When: 8:15 PM ET, Friday, April 20, 2018
Where: Busch Stadium, St. Louis, Missouri
Matchup Edge
CIN Edge in: STL
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 15 in hitting, with a batting average of .239. The Cardinals are averaging 4.7 runs per game this season with an OPS of .720.
  • The Cincinnati Reds are ranked 28 in hitting, with a batting average of .220. The Reds are averaging 3.0 runs per game this season with an OPS of .619.

Pitching

  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 9 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.51. Opponents are hitting .248 for average, and have a .335 on base percentage and .722 OPS against the Cardinals this season.
  • The Cincinnati Reds are ranked 28 in pitching, with an earned run average of 5.42. Opponents are hitting .255 for average, and have a .341 on base percentage and .795 OPS against the Reds this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Cincinnati 3-15 L2 1-7 2-8
St. Louis 10-8 L1 2-4 8-4
Last Meeting
Cincinnati St. Louis
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
4/15/18 STL 3 CIN 2 .161 2 .717 .172 1 .536
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Cincinnati S. Gennett .312 5 .625
St. Louis J. Martinez .500 8 1.516
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Cincinnati B. Hamilton 1 4 1
St. Louis G. Garcia 2 5 3
Pitching ERA Avg K
Cincinnati 6.75 .200 32
St. Louis 2.25 .281 41
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Cincinnati T. Barnhart .277 13 .882
St. Louis J. Martinez .339 21 .981
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Cincinnati A. Duvall 3 4 9
St. Louis P. DeJong 5 10 8
Pitching ERA Avg K
Cincinnati 5.42 .220 135
St. Louis 3.51 .239 160