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Cincinnati Reds vs. St. Louis Cardinals

The Cincinnati Reds and the St. Louis Cardinals will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Busch Stadium.

The Reds will trot Mat Latos out to the mound in this one. Righthander Latos has a 13-4 record and a 2.93 ERA this season.

It'll be Joe Kelly toeing the rubber for the Cardinals in this contest. Righthander Kelly is 5-1 with a 2.25 ERA so far this season.

In their last action, Cincinnati was an 8-6 loser on the road against the Cardinals. Bettors on St. Louis at -106 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (14) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Current streak:
Cincinnati has lost 2 straight games.

Team records:
Cincinnati: 74-58 SU
St. Louis: 77-54 SU

Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing St. Louis are 5-5
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After playing Cincinnati are 7-3
After a win are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Cincinnati's last 14 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Cincinnati's last 10 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Cincinnati

Next up:
St. Louis home to Cincinnati, Wednesday, August 28