MLB Matchups  >>  St. Louis Cardinals vs. San Francisco Giants Preview 04/06/2013

The St. Louis Cardinals and the San Francisco Giants will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at AT&T Park.

Righthander Shelby Miller will take the mound for the Cardinals to start this game. Miller is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.

It'll be Ryan Vogelsong toeing the rubber for the Giants in this contest. Righthander Vogelsong is 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Giants listed as 135-moneyline favorites versus the Cardinals, while the game's total is sitting at 8.
Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 1-0 loser as they battled the Giants on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -116 were rewarded, while the 1 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
St. Louis has lost 2 straight games.
San Francisco has won 3 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
St. Louis: 1-3 SU
San Francisco: 3-1 SU
ST. LOUIS MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing San Francisco are 3-7
After a loss are 7-3

SAN FRANCISCO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing St. Louis are 7-3
After playing St. Louis are 6-4
After a win are 8-2


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
St. Louis is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Francisco
St. Louis is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
St. Louis is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
San Francisco is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games
San Francisco is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against St. Louis
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing St. Louis

NEXT UP:
San Francisco home to St. Louis, Sunday, April 7