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The fans at Busch Stadium will be treated to a interleague game between the Houston Astros and the St. Louis Cardinals when they take their seats on Wednesday.
The Astros will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jordan Lyles in this game. Lyles has a 4-3 record and a 3.87 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Cardinals will be Shelby Miller. The righthander has a 2.80 ERA to go along with a 9-6 record this season.
Houston was a 9-5 loser in its last match on the road against the Cardinals. They lost as +248 underdogs, while the total score of 14 made winners of OVER bettors.
Houston has lost 2 straight games.
St. Louis has won 4 straight games.
Houston: 32-58 SU
St. Louis: 54-34 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After playing Houston are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games when playing St. Louis
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
St. Louis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Houston
St. Louis is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games when playing Houston
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Houston at Tampa Bay, Friday, July 12
St. Louis at Chi Cubs, Thursday, July 11