MLB Matchups  >>  Boston Red Sox vs. St. Louis Cardinals Preview 08/06/2014

 
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The Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Busch Stadium in an interleague contest.

Joe Kelly will be the starting pitcher for the Red Sox on this day. Right hander Kelly is 2-2 this season with a 4.37 ERA.

It'll be Shelby Miller toeing the rubber for the Cardinals in this contest. Right hander Miller is 8-8 with a 4.14 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Cardinals listed as 155-moneyline favorites versus the Red Sox, while the game's total is sitting at 8.

In their last action, Boston was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Cardinals. Bettors on St. Louis at -154 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Boston:
Team record: 49-63
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Boston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games
Boston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Boston's last 16 games when playing St. Louis
St. Louis:
Team record: 60-51
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
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
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of St. Louis's last 16 games when playing Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing at home against Boston
Next up:
Boston at St. Louis Thursday, August 7