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The St. Louis Cardinals and the San Francisco Giants will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at AT&T Park.
Righthander Jake Westbrook will take the mound for the Cardinals to start this game. Westbrook is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
It'll be Barry Zito toeing the rubber for the Giants in this contest. Lefthander Zito is 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.
The Cardinals were a 10-9 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Diamondbacks. That made winners of bettors who got Arizona at -108 on the moneyline, while the total score (19) was good news for OVER bettors.
In their last action, San Francisco was a 5-3 winner on the road against the Dodgers. Bettors on San Francisco at +120 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
San Francisco has won 2 straight games.
St. Louis: 1-2 SU
San Francisco: 2-1 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 5-5
After a loss are 8-2
San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing St. Louis are 6-4
After playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Francisco
St. Louis is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
St. Louis is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
San Francisco is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing at home against St. Louis
San Francisco home to St. Louis, Saturday, April 6