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The Los Angeles Dodgers and the St. Louis Cardinals will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Busch Stadium.
The Dodgers will pin their hopes on the pitching of left hander Clayton Kershaw in this game. Kershaw has a 11-2 record and a 1.77 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Carlos Martinez who starts for the Cardinals. Right hander Martinez is 2-4 with a 4.43 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Dodgers as -175-moneyline favorites versus the Cardinals, while the game's total opened at 6.5
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 4-2 loser on the road against the Cardinals. Bettors on St. Louis at +142 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Team record: 54-45
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Dodgers's last 7 games
LA Dodgers is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing St. Louis
Team record: 54-44
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games
St. Louis is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of St. Louis's last 19 games at home
LA Dodgers at Pittsburgh Monday, July 21
St. Louis home to Tampa Bay Tuesday, July 22