Two of the top teams in the National League collide Monday as the St. Louis Cardinals visit the Atlanta Braves for the opener of their four-game series. St. Louis (44-37) sits in second place in the NL Central, two games behind Milwaukee after suffering a 4-0 loss at Philadelphia on Sunday. Atlanta (46-34) holds the same position in the NL East as it trails the New York Mets by 3 1/2 games following a 4-3 setback at Cincinnati.
Atlanta is a -178 money-line favorite in the latest Braves vs. Cardinals odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while St. Louis is a +150 underdog. First pitch at Truist Park is set for 7:20 p.m. ET. The game is one of 10 on the MLB schedule on Monday evening. (See up-to-date lines for every game on our MLB odds page.)
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