The St. Louis Cardinals and the New York Mets will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Citi Field.
Righthander Chris Carpenter will take the mound for the Cardinals to start this game. Carpenter is 5-1 this season with a 1.53 ERA.
Starting this game for the Mets will be ace
Oddsmakers currently have the Cardinals listed as 125-moneyline favorites versus the Mets, while the game's total has not yet been posted.
The Mets belted out 16 hits as they blanked the Cardinals 11-0 last time out, as +105 underdogs. The game's 11 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
After playing NY Mets are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing NY Yankees are 4-6
After a win are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing NY Mets
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
St. Louis is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against St. Louis
NY Mets are 15-8 SU in its last 23 games at home
NY Mets are 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing St. Louis
NY Mets home to NY Yankees, Friday, June 26