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The St. Louis Cardinals and the Miami Marlins will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Marlins Park.
The Cardinals will give the ball to starter Lance Lynn in this one. Righthander Lynn is 8-1 this season with a 3.00 ERA.
The Marlins will counter Lynn with Tom Koehler. Righthander Koehler has a 4.14 ERA to go along with a 0-4 record this season.
The Cardinals were a 5-4 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Marlins. That made winners of bettors who got Miami at +120 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.
St. Louis: 43-24 SU
Miami: 20-46 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Miami are 9-1
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a loss are 9-1
Miami most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing St. Louis are 3-7
After playing St. Louis are 2-8
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
St. Louis is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Miami
St. Louis is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing Miami
St. Louis is 18-6 SU in its last 24 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of St. Louis's last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games
Miami is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Miami is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Miami home to St. Louis, Sunday, June 16