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The St. Louis Cardinals and the Colorado Rockies will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Coors Field.
The Cardinals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Lance Lynn in this game. Lynn has a 13-10 record and a 4.23 ERA this season.
Lynn's opponent in this one will be Collin McHugh. The Rockies righthander has a 10.00 ERA to go along with a 0-2 record this season.
St. Louis was a 12-2 winner in its last match at home against the Mariners. They won as -192 favorites, while the total score of 14 made winners of OVER bettors.
The Rockies were an 8-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Diamondbacks. That made winners of bettors who got Arizona at -123 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors.
Colorado has lost 2 straight games.
St. Louis: 87-62 SU
Colorado: 68-82 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Seattle are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing St. Louis are 1-9
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
St. Louis is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
St. Louis is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of St. Louis's last 14 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 7 of St. Louis's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Colorado's last 14 games when playing St. Louis
Colorado is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games at home
Colorado home to St. Louis, Tuesday, September 17