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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Sunday when the St. Louis Cardinals and the Milwaukee Brewers meet at Miller Park.
The Cardinals will give the ball to starter Joe Kelly in this one. Righthander Kelly is 9-2 this season with a 2.14 ERA.
Starting this game for the Brewers will be Wily Peralta. The righthander has a 4.34 ERA to go along with a 10-15 record this season.
St. Louis won its last outing, a 7-2 result against the Brewers on September 21. Bettors who backed the Cardinals at -141 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
St. Louis has won 2 straight games.
Milwaukee has lost 3 straight games.
St. Louis: 91-64 SU
Milwaukee: 68-86 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing Milwaukee are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 4-6
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
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 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Milwaukee
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 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 OVER in 9 of Milwaukee's last 13 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 6 games at home
St. Louis home to Washington, Monday, September 23
Milwaukee at Atlanta, Monday, September 23