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The division rival St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs are set to renew hostilities on Saturday when they meet at Wrigley Field.
Lance Lynn will be the starting pitcher for the Cardinals on this day. Righthander Lynn is 11-3 this season with a 3.67 ERA.
It'll be Matt Garza toeing the rubber for the Cubs in this contest. Righthander Garza is 5-1 with a 3.22 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, St. Louis was a 3-2 winner on the road against the Cubs. Bettors on St. Louis at -107 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
St. Louis: 56-35 SU
Chicago: 41-50 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After playing Chi Cubs are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing St. Louis are 5-5
After playing St. Louis are 2-8
After a loss are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing Chi Cubs
St. Louis is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of St. Louis's last 15 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
St. Louis is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing Chi Cubs
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Chi Cubs's last 15 games when playing at home against St. Louis
Chi Cubs are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games
Chi Cubs are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games at home
Chi Cubs home to St. Louis, Sunday, July 14