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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the St. Louis Cardinals and the Milwaukee Brewers meet at Miller Park.
Lance Lynn will be the starting pitcher for the Cardinals on this day. Righthander Lynn is 13-10 this season with a 4.18 ERA.
The Brewers will counter Lynn with Yovani Gallardo. Righthander Gallardo has a 4.29 ERA to go along with a 11-9 record this season.
St. Louis was a 7-6 winner in its last match on the road against the Brewers. They won as -195 favorites, while the total score of 13 made winners of OVER bettors.
Milwaukee has lost 2 straight games.
St. Louis: 90-64 SU
Milwaukee: 68-85 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Milwaukee are 6-4
After playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing St. Louis are 3-7
After playing St. Louis are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
St. Louis is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
St. Louis is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing at home against St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games at home
Milwaukee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Milwaukee home to St. Louis, Sunday, September 22