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The St. Louis Cardinals and the Los Angeles Angels will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Angel Stadium in an interleague contest.
Righthander Adam Wainwright will take the mound for the Cardinals to start this game. Wainwright is 11-5 this season with a 2.22 ERA.
Starting this game for the Angels will be Joe Blanton. The righthander has a 5.07 ERA to go along with a 2-10 record this season.
In their last action, St. Louis was a 12-2 winner on the road against the Angels. Bettors on St. Louis at +101 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (14) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
St. Louis: 50-33 SU
Los Angeles: 40-44 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 8-2
After playing LA Angels are 4-6
After a win are 2-8
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing St. Louis are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of St. Louis's last 8 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 7 of St. Louis's last 10 games on the road
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing LA Angels
St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
LA Angels are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of LA Angels's last 8 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 6 games
LA Angels are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing St. Louis
St. Louis home to Miami, Friday, July 5
LA Angels home to Boston, Friday, July 5