MLB Game Preview - St. Louis at Pittsburgh
Sun Sep 20, 2020 4:05 PM EDT

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St. Louis (25-24) at Pittsburgh (15-37)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
St. Louis 2ndNL Central 4.5 25-24 12-11 W3 5-5
Pittsburgh 5thNL Central 16.0 15-37 9-16 L3 1-9

Team Batting Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

St. Louis Pittsburgh
Batting Average .237 .218
On Base Percentage .328 .283
Slugging Percentage 0.377 0.345
Runs Scored 211 189
Doubles 61 63
Triples 4 6
Home Runs 46 46
Total Bases 556 578
Walks 176 149
Strikeouts 387 450
Stolen Bases / Attempts 14/23 15/24
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.34 1.64
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 25.3 22.6

Team Pitching Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

St. Louis Pittsburgh
Earned Run Average 4.03 4.98
WHIP Ratio 1.236 1.413
Batting Average Against 0.215 0.243
On Base Percentage Against .308 .339
Slugging Percentage 0.383 0.431
Shutouts 1 1
Runs Allowed 201 276
Doubles Allowed 59 83
Triples Allowed 2 3
Home Runs Allowed 61 75
Total Bases 561 720
Walks Allowed 177 219
Strikeouts Pitched 380 463
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 7/13 20/32
Double Plays Fielded 100 108
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.442 1.342
Errors 31 45

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Jack Flaherty - STL
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 3-2 29.1 27 10 33 5.52 1.261
vs. Opp 1-0 7 6 0 6 2.57 0.857
Joe Musgrove - PIT
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 0-5 26.2 27 14 34 5.74 1.538
vs. Opp 0-1 5.2 5 3 7 4.76 1.412

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

St. Louis AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
P. Goldschmidt 33 9 4 0 3 0 .273 .364 .351
T. Edman 30 9 6 0 4 0 .300 .333 .417
B. Miller 28 4 2 1 2 0 .143 .286 .333
Pittsburgh AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
J. Bell 28 8 3 2 3 0 .286 .500 .382
K. Hayes 30 8 6 2 5 0 .267 .567 .353
B. Reynolds 27 5 2 2 4 0 .185 .407 .313

2020 Regular Season - St. Louis Leads Series 5-4

Date Result Winner Loser
Fri Jul 24 PIT 4 @ STL 5 J. Flaherty J. Musgrove
Sat Jul 25 PIT 1 @ STL 9 A. Wainwright T. Williams
Sun Jul 26 PIT 5 @ STL 1 M. Keller D. Hudson
Thu Aug 27 PIT 4 @ STL 3 C. Stratton J. Gant
Thu Aug 27 PIT 2 @ STL 0 C. Ponce J. Oviedo
Thu Sep 17 STL 1 @ PIT 5 S. Brault A. Gomber
Fri Sep 18 STL 6 @ PIT 5 A. Reyes T. Williams
Fri Sep 18 PIT 2 @ STL 7 A. Miller C. Kuhl
Sat Sep 19 STL 5 @ PIT 4 J. Woodford S. Howard

Injury Report

St. Louis
Yadier Molina C:
Austin Dean RF:
Jordan Hicks RP:
Pittsburgh
Tyler Bashlor RP:
Anthony Alford LF:
Hector Noesi SP: