MLB Baseball - Preview
The fans at Busch Stadium will be treated to a game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the St. Louis Cardinals when they take their seats on Friday.
The Brewers will give the ball to starter Wily Peralta in this one. Righthander Peralta is 3-3 this season with a 5.40 ERA.
Peralta's opponent in this one will be Jamie Garcia. The Cardinals lefthander has a 2.88 ERA to go along with a 4-2 record this season.
Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 7-1 loser as they battled the Pirates on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Pirates at -151 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 5-2 loser as they battled the Mets at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Mets at +215 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Milwaukee has lost 3 straight games.
Milwaukee: 16-23 SU
St. Louis: 26-14 SU
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing St. Louis are 2-8
After playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Milwaukee are 7-3
After playing NY Mets are 4-6
After a loss are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Milwaukee's last 10 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 6 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
St. Louis is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Milwaukee
St. Louis is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games
St. Louis is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
St. Louis is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
St. Louis home to Milwaukee, Saturday, May 18