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The fans at Busch Stadium will be treated to a game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the St. Louis Cardinals when they take their seats on Monday.
The Diamondbacks will give the ball to starter Trevor Cahill in this one. Righthander Cahill is 3-5 this season with a 2.88 ERA.
The Cardinals will counter Cahill with Lance Lynn. Righthander Lynn has a 2.91 ERA to go along with a 7-1 record this season.
Last time out for Arizona, they were an 8-4 winner as they battled the Cubs on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Diamondbacks at -128 were rewarded, while the 12 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 4-2 loser as they battled the Giants at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at +145 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Arizona has won 2 straight games.
Arizona: 32-24 SU
St. Louis: 37-19 SU
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing St. Louis are 3-7
After playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 7-3
After playing San Francisco are 5-5
After a loss are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing St. Louis
Arizona is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Arizona's last 13 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing Arizona
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Arizona
St. Louis is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
St. Louis is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing Arizona
St. Louis home to Arizona, Tuesday, June 4