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St. Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds

The St. Louis Cardinals and the Cincinnati Reds will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Great American Ball Park.

The Cardinals will trot Adam Wainwright out to the mound in this one. Righthander Wainwright has a 15-8 record and a 2.96 ERA this season.

The Reds will counter Wainwright with Mat Latos. Righthander Latos has a 3.03 ERA to go along with a 13-5 record this season.

St. Louis won its last outing, a 7-2 result against the Pirates on September 1. Bettors who backed the Cardinals at -112 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Cincinnati lost its last outing, a 7-4 result against the Rockies on September 1. Bettors who backed the Rockies at +111 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Team records:
St. Louis: 79-57 SU
Cincinnati: 76-61 SU

St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Cincinnati are 7-3
After playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing St. Louis are 3-7
After playing Colorado are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 8 of St. Louis's last 9 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. Louis's last 7 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games on the road
St. Louis is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Cincinnati's last 9 games when playing at home against St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cincinnati's last 7 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
Cincinnati is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home

Next up:
Cincinnati home to St. Louis, Tuesday, September 3