St. Louis Cardinals: 2011 Champs Battling for Playoffs
St. Louis, counting tonight, has just two games left on its schedule before the regular season comes to an end. Between the two leagues there is only one playoff spot up for grabs and it is the second NL Wild Card spot. The Braves have secured the top spot and the right to host the one-game play-in at the end of the week. The Cardinals are hoping to knock off division rival Cincinnati tonight to claim that second spot.
Cincinnati Reds: Playing for Best Record in NL
Cincinnati clinched the NL Central title weeks ago but has been playing for the best record in the National League since then. Should they clinch the best record they would host the winner of the NL Wild Card game. Mat Latos takes the mound Tuesday night for the Reds as he goes for his 14th win of the season. Last time out Latos retired 14 of the first 15 hitters he faced in a no-decision against the Brewers.
Baseball in the final week of play can be so exhilarating and we think that the Cardinals-Reds game Tuesday night will offer the most excitement on the MLB schedule. Sportsinteraction.com has the Cardinals as -1.5 (+155) home chalk over the Reds. With the playoffs right around the corner, back the Cardinals over the Reds in this contest of NL Central teams as St. Louis works to defend their 2011 World Series crown.
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Week three in the NFL begins with a potentially historic Thursday night matchup between the Browns and the Jets, as Cleveland attempts to snap their losing streak in front of a long-suffering crowd. The L.A. Rams and the Minnesota Vikings look ready to assert their dominance over the NFC, while the Chiefs and the Falcons represent superb value for ATS NFL betting lines after a strong start to the 2018 season.
The best picks for week two NFL football kicks off with a Thursday night clash between the Baltimore Ravens and the Cincinnati Bengals. An AFC finals rematch between the Jaguars and the Patriots offers great value, along with the Super Bowl champion Eagles against the surprising Buccaneers. The Rams look to continue rolling against the lowly Cardinals, while the Pittsburgh Steelers want to regroup by steamrolling the Kansas City Chiefs.
The NFL might be on the cusp of a new era. After losing Super Bowl LII to the Eagles backup QB, the Patriots appear more vulnerable than ever, despite maintaining status as favorites for Super Bowl 2019. Aaron Rodgers’ record contract ensures he remains a Packers for life, but Green Bay hasn’t surrounded the best quarterback in the NFL with the type of talent that wins championships. Expect new kings to emerge this season.
Tennis’ crown jewel of Grand Slams is The Championships Wimbledon — the oldest and regarded as the most prestigious tennis tournament in the world which. First played in 1877, the grass-court tournament is hosted at the All England Lawn and Tennis Croquet Club annually every summer. In this 2018 Wimbledon betting guide, we’ll break down the top competitors featured in this year’s tournament, while also giving you some wagering tips along the way.