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Boston Red Sox vs. St. Louis Cardinals

The Boston Red Sox will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Monday when they take on the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.

The Red Sox will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Jon Lester in this game. Lester has a 18-9 record and a 3.52 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Adam Wainwright who starts for the Cardinals. Righthander Wainwright is 21-11 with a 2.87 ERA so far this season.

Boston won its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Cardinals on October 27. Bettors who backed the Red Sox at -107 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Team records:
Boston: 97-65 SU
St. Louis: 97-65 SU

Boston most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing St. Louis are 4-6
After playing St. Louis are 4-6
After a win are 5-5

St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing Boston are 6-4
After a loss are 9-1

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Boston's last 13 games when playing St. Louis
Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
St. Louis is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games at home
St. Louis is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis's last 7 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of St. Louis's last 13 games when playing Boston

Next up:
St. Louis at Boston, Wednesday, October 30