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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the St. Louis Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs meet at Wrigley Field.

The Cardinals will trot Shelby Miller out to the mound in this one. Right hander Miller has a 7-8 record and a 4.25 ERA this season.

Starting this game for the Cubs will be Jake Arrieta. The right hander has a 2.12 ERA to go along with a 5-2 record this season.

In their last action, St. Louis was a 7-6 loser on the road against the Cubs. Bettors on Chicago at -101 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (13) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

St. Louis:
Team record: 54-48
Current Streak: lost 4 straight games.
St. Louis is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of St. Louis's last 10 games
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 5 games on the road

Team record: 42-59
Chi Cubs is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Chi Cubs's last 11 games
Chi Cubs is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Chi Cubs's last 8 games at home

Next up:
St. Louis at Chi Cubs Sunday, July 27