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A winning streak will be on the line for the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday when they battle the Washington Nationals at Busch Stadium.
The Nationals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jordan Zimmermann in this game. Zimmermann has a 19-8 record and a 3.18 ERA this season.
The Cardinals will counter Zimmermann with Shelby Miller. Righthander Miller has a 3.12 ERA to go along with a 14-9 record this season.
Washington was a 2-0 loser in its last match on the road against the Cardinals. They lost as +112 underdogs, while the total score of 2 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Washington has lost 2 straight games.
St. Louis has won 2 straight games.
Washington: 84-74 SU
St. Louis: 93-65 SU
Washington most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing St. Louis are 2-8
After a loss are 8-2
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 4-6
After playing Washington are 9-1
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing St. Louis
Washington is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Washington is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Washington's last 17 games on the road
St. Louis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Washington
St. Louis is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Washington
St. Louis is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Washington at Arizona, Friday, September 27
St. Louis home to Chi Cubs, Friday, September 27