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The Los Angeles Dodgers will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
The Dodgers will give the ball to starter Zack Greinke in this one. Righthander Greinke is 15-5 this season with a 2.65 ERA.
Starting this game for the Cardinals will be Joe Kelly. The righthander has a 2.34 ERA to go along with a 9-3 record this season.
St. Louis won its last outing, a 6-1 result against the Pirates on October 9. Bettors who backed the Cardinals at -162 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Los Angeles: 92-70 SU
St. Louis: 97-65 SU
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing St. Louis are 7-3
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After playing Pittsburgh are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games
LA Dodgers are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Dodgers's last 9 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
St. Louis is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
St. Louis is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games at home
St. Louis home to LA Dodgers, Saturday, October 12