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MLB BASEBALL

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals

The fans at Busch Stadium will be treated to a game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the St. Louis Cardinals when they take their seats on Friday.

The Dodgers will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Dan Haren in this game. Haren has a 8-6 record and a 4.23 ERA this season.

Haren's opponent in this one will be Lance Lynn. The Cardinals right hander has a 3.14 ERA to go along with a 10-6 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Cardinals as -115-moneyline favorites versus the Dodgers, while the game's total opened at 7.5

St. Louis lost its last outing, a 11-2 result against the Brewers on July 13. Bettors who backed the Brewers at -109 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Los Angeles won its last outing, a 1-0 result against the Padres on July 13. Bettors who backed the Dodgers at -140 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (1) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Los Angeles:
Team record: 54-43
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of LA Dodgers's last 22 games on the road
LA Dodgers is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of LA Dodgers's last 11 games when playing St. Louis

St. Louis:
Team record: 52-44
St. Louis is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games
St. Louis is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games at home

Next up:
LA Dodgers at St. Louis Saturday, July 19