Sunday's game between the Philadelphia Phillies (81-67) and the St. Louis Cardinals (65-83) at Busch Stadium has a good chance to be a tight matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 6-5, with the Phillies securing the victory. Game time is at 2:15 PM ET on September 17.

The Phillies will give the nod to Taijuan Walker (15-5) against the Cardinals and Dakota Hudson (6-2).

Cardinals vs. Phillies Game Info & Odds

  • When: Sunday, September 17, 2023 at 2:15 PM ET
  • Where: Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri
  • How to Watch on TV: BSMW
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!

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Cardinals vs. Phillies Score Prediction

Our pick for this contest is Phillies 6, Cardinals 5.

Total Prediction for Cardinals vs. Phillies

  • Total Prediction: Over 9.5 runs

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Cardinals Performance Insights

  • In nine games as the underdog over the last 10 matchups, the Cardinals have posted a mark of 4-5.
  • In its previous 10 games with a total, St. Louis and its opponents have combined to exceed the over/under on five occasions.
  • The Cardinals have a 1-1-0 record against the spread over their previous 10 matchups (oddsmakers set runlines in two of those games).
  • The Cardinals have been victorious in 29, or 43.3%, of the 67 contests they have been chosen as underdogs in this season.
  • This season, St. Louis has come away with a win 13 times in 29 chances when named as an underdog of at least +115 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Cardinals have a 46.5% chance of coming away with a victory in the contest.
  • Averaging 4.5 runs per game (671 total), St. Louis is the 17th-highest scoring team in MLB.
  • The Cardinals have pitched to a 4.73 ERA this season, which ranks 24th in baseball.

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Cardinals Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
September 11 @ Orioles L 11-5 Dakota Hudson vs Dean Kremer
September 12 @ Orioles W 5-2 Adam Wainwright vs John Means
September 13 @ Orioles W 1-0 Drew Rom vs Kyle Gibson
September 15 Phillies L 5-4 Zack Thompson vs Aaron Nola
September 16 Phillies L 6-1 Miles Mikolas vs Ranger Suárez
September 17 Phillies - Dakota Hudson vs Taijuan Walker
September 18 Brewers - Adam Wainwright vs Freddy Peralta
September 19 Brewers - Drew Rom vs Adrian Houser
September 20 Brewers - Zack Thompson vs Wade Miley
September 21 Brewers - Miles Mikolas vs Corbin Burnes
September 22 @ Padres - Dakota Hudson vs TBA