St. Louis Cardinals vs. Oakland Athletics Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [4/17/2024]

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Oakland Athletics Prediction, Odds, MLB Picks [4/17/2024]

The Oakland Athletics will square off with the St. Louis Cardinals in MLB action at Oakland Coliseum on Wednesday, commencing at 3:37PM ET.

The Athletics will start Paul Blackburn (1-0, 0.00 ERA), up against Steven Matz (1-0, 1.80 ERA) for the Cardinals.'s full preview of Wednesday's Cardinals vs. Athletics matchup includes our prediction, picks and the latest betting odds.

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Cardinals vs. Athletics Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Run Line

We have used innovative machine learning and data to simulate the result of Wednesday's MLB game between the Cardinals and Athletics 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of MLB picks.

Our proven predictive analytics model gives the Cardinals a 52% chance of defeating the Athletics.

According to our model, the Athletics (+1.5) have a 61% chance of covering the run line, while the 8-run over/under has a 53% chance of going under.

Cardinals vs. Athletics Odds [4/17/2024]

We have sourced the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Cardinals Athletics
Run Line -1.5 (+135) +1.5 (-148)
Moneyline -125 +110
Total o8 (-106) u8 (-110)

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

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Cardinals vs. A's Game Information

Wednesday's MLB action between the Athletics and Cardinals at Oakland Coliseum is scheduled to begin at 3:37PM ET.


Our full betting coverage of the Cardinals vs. Athletics includes pregame predictions, betting picks and live win probabilities.

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We predict the Cardinals, with a 52% win probability, will likely beat the Athletics on Wednesday.

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