Pittsburgh (3rd - NL Central) at St. Louis (2nd - NL Central)

Matchup Details
Sun, Oct 2 - Busch Stadium
First Pitch - 3:15 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Pittsburgh 78-82-12.7838-4240-4088-6974-87-15.75
St. Louis 85-76-7.4937-4348-3382-7374-87-13.22
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Pittsburgh
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SPG. Cole
Prob April 3
Elbow
12/14/16
Cole is expected to suit up Opening Day against the Red Sox as he has recovered from swelling and inflammation in his pitching elbow.0-0
$+0
0-0
3BJ. Kang
Ques April 3
Personal
01/07/17
Kang is dealing with a personal issue and his availability for the start of the regular season is in question.0-0
$+0
0-0
St. Louis
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
CFR. Grichuk
Prob April 2
Knee
01/15/17
Grichuk is recuperating from offseason surgery to repair a knee injury but is expected to be ready Opening Day against the Cubs.0-0
$+0
0-0
SPC. Martinez
Prob April 2
Elbow
01/11/17
Maness is expected to be available for the start of the regular season after undergoing primary repair surgery on his pitching elbow in August.0-0
$+0
0-0
RPM. Gonzales
Out indefinitely
Elbow
12/07/16
Gonzales is recovering from Tommy John surgery but is likely to return sometime during the 2017 season.0-0
$+0
0-0
RPZ. Duke
out for season
Arm
12/07/16
Duke had offseason surgery to repair a left arm injury and is expected to sit out the entire 2017 season.0-0
$+0
0-0
RPT. Lyons
Late April
Knee
11/10/16
Lyons underwent offseason knee surgery and will need five-to-six months to recover.0-0
$+0
0-0
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The St. Louis Cardinals own baseball's longest streak of consecutive playoff appearances at five, and they will go to the final day of the regular season in their quest for six in a row. Following another dramatic win to keep their season alive, the Cardinals need one more when they finish the regular season at home against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.

 
GAME THREAD
Weather
Current Conditions - St. Louis
Cloudy 20 °F
Wind: N 3.5
5-Day Forecast
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MATCHUP EDGE
PITEdge in:STL
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