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The St. Louis Cardinals and the San Diego Padres will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at PETCO Park.
Lefthander Tyler Lyons will take the mound for the Cardinals to start this game. Lyons is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Burch Smith who starts for the Padres. Righthander Smith is 0-0 with a 15.64 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 10-2 winner as they battled the Padres on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Cardinals at -145 were rewarded, while the 12 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
St. Louis: 29-16 SU
San Diego: 21-24 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing St. Louis are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
St. Louis is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games on the road
St. Louis is 15-5 SU in its last 20 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games when playing San Diego
San Diego is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against St. Louis
San Diego is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing St. Louis
San Diego is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games
St. Louis at LA Dodgers, Friday, May 24
San Diego at Arizona, Friday, May 24