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Cubs Vs. Cardinals Preview: St. Louis Looks To Break Losing Streak

Kyle Lohse will take the mound for the St. Louis Cardinals as the team looks to break a four-game losing streak on Tuesday against the rival Chicago Cubs. St. Louis fell 6-4 at home on Monday to the Cubs in the opener of the quick two-game series.

Lohse enters at 5-1 overall on the season with a 2.08 ERA and a 1.02 WHIP.

Chicago will counter with 29-year old lefty Paul Maholm. Maholm is 4-2 this season with a 4.05 ERA and a 1.08 WHIP. The Cards shelled Maholm for six runs over four innings during a 10-3 St. Louis victory on April 15.

St. Louis enters 20-15, while the Cubs are 15-20.

Game Date & Time: Tuesday, May 15, 12:45 p.m.

Location: Busch Stadium


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