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The St. Louis Cardinals will be trying to extend a winning streak on Wednesday when they take on the New York Mets at Busch Stadium.
Bartolo Colon will be the starting pitcher for the Mets on this day. Right hander Colon is 6-5 this season with a 4.15 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Lance Lynn who starts for the Cardinals. Right hander Lynn is 7-4 with a 3.16 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Cardinals as -143-moneyline favorites versus the Mets, while the game's total opened at 7.5
New York lost its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Cardinals on June 17. Bettors who backed the Cardinals at -173 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 31-40
NY Mets is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Mets's last 7 games
NY Mets is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets's last 5 games when playing St. Louis
Team record: 39-32
Current Streak: won 5 straight games.
St. Louis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis's last 5 games
St. Louis is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis's last 5 games at home
NY Mets at Miami Thursday, June 19
St. Louis home to Philadelphia Thursday, June 19