ESPN will host Wednesday’s matchup between the Atlanta Braves and the St. Louis Cardinals with first pitch set for 8:15 p.m. ET. The game will take place at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri. The game will air on Bally Sports South in the Braves market and on Bally Sports Midwest in the Cardinals market. Drew Smyly will take the mound for the Braves, while JA Happ is set to pitch for the Cardinals.
If you aren’t around a TV to check out this MLB matchup, you can stream the game via WatchESPN or the ESPN app. But keep in mind that you need a cable-login subscription. If you don’t have a cable login to access ESPN for a live stream, you can get a free trial from YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now, FuboTV, or Sling TV to stream the game.
The Braves dominated Game 1 of the series with a 6-1 victory, leaving each team at 5-5 in their last ten outings. Things were doomed for pitcher John Lester and the Cardinals from the start after allowing five runs in the first inning, kicked off with score from Ozzie Albies, courtesy of a walk at the first at-bat of the game and subsequent home run from Jorge Soler.
DraftKings Sportsbook is giving even odds for the Braves and Cardinals on the moneyline, each at -110 just hours ahead of first pitch, with the over/under installed at 9 runs. Smyly and Happ have an ERA of 4.40 and 6.77, respectively.