MLB Baseball - Preview
The fans at Marlins Park will be treated to a game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Miami Marlins when they take their seats on Friday.
Jake Westbrook will be the starting pitcher for the Cardinals on this day. Righthander Westbrook is 2-1 this season with a 1.62 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Jose Fernandez who starts for the Marlins. Righthander Fernandez is 3-3 with a 3.17 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Mets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Cardinals at -138 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 10-1 loser as they battled the Brewers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Brewers at -118 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
St. Louis: 43-23 SU
Miami: 19-46 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 8-2
After playing NY Mets are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Miami most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing St. Louis are 4-6
After playing Milwaukee are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
St. Louis is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Miami
St. Louis is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing Miami
St. Louis is 18-5 SU in its last 23 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games when playing at home against St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Miami's last 10 games
Miami home to St. Louis, Saturday, June 15