Yadier Molina out of Cardinals' lineup Thursday afternoon
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is not in the lineup for Thursday afternoon's series finale against right-hander Corbin Burnes and the Milwaukee Brewers.
Andrew Knizner will catch Jack Flaherty and bat eighth in Thursday's matinee. Burnes owns a 45.4 strikeout percentage across four starts and hasn't walked a single batter through 29 1/3 innings.
numberFire’s models project Knizner for 6.3 FanDuel points and he has a $2,000 salary on Thursday. Per our MLB Heat Map, the Cardinals are the only team playing Thursday with an implied total below 3.0 runs.
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