The St. Louis Cardinals and the Milwaukee Brewers will meet on the field at Miller Park on Tuesday in a battle of division rivals.
The Cardinals will give the ball to ace starter Adam Wainwright in this one. Righthander Wainwright is 4-2 this season with a 3.41 ERA.
Starting this game for the Brewers will be Jeff Suppan. The righthander has a 4.71 ERA to go along with a 3-3 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cardinals listed as 115-moneyline favorites versus the Brewers, while the game’s total is sitting at 8.
Bill Hall had an RBI-single in the 10th inning on Monday afternoon to give the Brewers a 1-0 win over the Cardinals.
The Brewers pulled out the victory as -120 home favorites in that contest, while the combined score fell well UNDER the day’s posted total (7.5).
Yovani Gallardo tossed eight scoreless innings in that win for the Brewers. Chris Carpenter didn’t allow a run in his eight innings of work for the Cards.
St. Louis has lost 2 straight games.
St. Louis: 26-19 SU
Milwaukee: 27-18 SU
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After playing Milwaukee are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing St. Louis are 9-1
After playing St. Louis are 8-2
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of St. Louis’s last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis’s last 5 games on the road
St. Louis is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of St. Louis’s last 10 games when playing Milwaukee
Milwaukee is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games when playing St. Louis
Milwaukee is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Milwaukee is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against St. Louis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee’s last 5 games
Milwaukee home to St. Louis, Wednesday, May 27