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The Los Angeles Dodgers and the St. Louis Cardinals will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Busch Stadium.
The Dodgers will trot Clayton Kershaw out to the mound in this one. Lefthander Kershaw has a 10-6 record and a 1.87 ERA this season.
The Cardinals will counter Kershaw with Joe Kelly. Righthander Kelly has a 1.84 ERA to go along with a 2-1 record this season.
The Dodgers were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Cardinals. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at +153 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Los Angeles has won 5 straight games.
Los Angeles: 62-49 SU
St. Louis: 65-46 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing St. Louis are 5-5
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 9-1
Before playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After playing LA Dodgers are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of LA Dodgers's last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games
St. Louis is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
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