Cardinals vs Mets Prediction

Explore our MLB betting model’s analysis for the Cardinals vs Mets prediction on April 26, 2024. The model favors the Mets with a 60.34% probability, projecting them at -152 US odds. For detailed insights and strategic betting tips, check out our full game breakdown.


In this comprehensive guide to the Cardinals vs Mets prediction for the game on April 26, 2024, we delve into various critical factors including pitcher performance, team offenses, and bullpen strength. As the St. Louis Cardinals prepare to take on the New York Mets at Citi Field, betting enthusiasts and baseball fans are keenly looking at the odds and potential outcomes of this matchup.

Game Details and Betting Odds


  • Date: Friday, April 26, 2024
  • Venue: Citi Field, home of the New York Mets
  • Betting Odds:
  • St. Louis Cardinals: 2.05 (Decimal), +105 (US Odds)
  • New York Mets: 1.75 (Decimal), -133 (US Odds)
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Pitching Matchup: Miles Mikolas vs. Jose Butto

Miles Mikolas (St. Louis Cardinals)

  • Hand: Right
  • ERA: 6.49
  • Advanced Stats:
  • SIERA: 4.28
  • xFIP: 4.06
  • K/9: 6.84
  • BB/9: 2.39
  • WHIP: 1.52
  • GB/FB Ratio: 1.17
  • xERA: 5.82

Jose Butto (New York Mets)

  • Hand: Right
  • ERA: 1.65
  • Advanced Stats:
  • SIERA: 3.63
  • xFIP: 3.61
  • K/9: 11.57
  • BB/9: 4.96
  • WHIP: 1.04
  • GB/FB Ratio: 1.08
  • xERA: 3.50

Team Comparison

Bullpen Strength

  • St. Louis Cardinals: Ranked 3rd
  • New York Mets: Ranked 1st

Offensive Matchup

  • St. Louis Cardinals Overall Rank: 22
  • vs Left-Handed Pitchers: Rank 23
  • vs Right-Handed Pitchers: Rank 17
  • New York Mets Overall Rank: 11
  • vs Left-Handed Pitchers: Rank 8
  • vs Right-Handed Pitchers: Rank 11
Cardinals vs Mets prediction

Betting Model Analysis

Probability and Projected Odds

  • St. Louis Cardinals (Miles Mikolas):
  • Probability: 39.66%
  • Projected US Odds: +152
  • Projected Decimal Odds: 2.52
  • New York Mets (Jose Butto):
  • Probability: 60.34%
  • Projected US Odds: -152
  • Projected Decimal Odds: 1.66

Recommended MLB Pick

  • Pick: New York Mets (Jose Butto)
  • Odds: -133
  • Betting Confidence: Solid value based on the Adjusted Kelly Criterion value of 0.75

Conclusion: Cardinals vs Mets Prediction

In our detailed Cardinals vs Mets prediction, while the analysis points towards a solid value on the Mets with Jose Butto leading, remember that betting on MLB requires attention to current odds, market conditions, and not solely relying on predictions. Always verify the latest odds from multiple sportsbooks and consider using sports betting models and courses to refine your betting strategies. Be informed, be smart, and enjoy the game responsibly!

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