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The St. Louis Cardinals and the San Diego Padres will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at PETCO Park.
The Cardinals will give the ball to starter Joe Kelly in this one. Right hander Kelly is 2-1 this season with a 3.90 ERA.
Starting this game for the Padres will be Jesse Hahn. The right hander has a 2.12 ERA to go along with a 6-2 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Padres as -119-moneyline favorites versus the Cardinals, while the game's total opened at 6.5
St. Louis lost its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Padres on July 29. Bettors who backed the Padres at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 56-49
St. Louis is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
St. Louis is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Diego
St. Louis is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against San Diego
Team record: 47-59
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games
San Diego is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of San Diego's last 15 games at home
San Diego is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing St. Louis
St. Louis at San Diego Thursday, July 31