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The St. Louis Cardinals and the Los Angeles Angels will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Angel Stadium.
Shelby Miller will be the starting pitcher for the Cardinals on this day. Righthander Miller is 8-6 this season with a 2.79 ERA.
Miller's opponent in this one will be Jerome Williams. The Angels righthander has a 3.52 ERA to go along with a 4-3 record this season.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 5-1 loser as they battled the Angels on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Angels at -122 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
St. Louis has lost 2 straight games.
Los Angeles has won 7 straight games.
St. Louis: 49-33 SU
Los Angeles: 40-43 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 5-5
After playing LA Angels are 3-6
After a loss are 6-4
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing St. Louis are 5-5
After playing St. Louis are 4-5
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. Louis's last 7 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of St. Louis's last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of St. Louis's last 9 games on the road
St. Louis is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of LA Angels's last 7 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels's last 7 games at home
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