Andrew Cashner, Nathan Eovaldi take mound in Marlins vs Padres tilt
San Diego Padres vs Miami Marlins Odds
The San Diego Padres will look to grab a road win when they take on the Marlins in Miami at Marlins Park on Sunday in baseball odds action.
Andrew Cashner, with a record of 5-3 on the season, gets the ball for the Padres, while the Marlins trot Nathan Eovaldi to the mound in this one. He is 1-0 so far in 2013.
Bettors looking to side with the Marlins in this matchup found them as +110 underdogs on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 7.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.
This game matches up the No. 14 (Marlins) and the No. 13 (Padres) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Miami has the National League's No. 15-rated offensive output, at 7.8 hits per game. The Padres average 8.5 hits per game, good for No. 7 on the National League list.
Defensively, San Diego features the National League's No. 14-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.9 runs per game. Miami, meanwhile, comes in at No. 15 in the National League at home, scoring 3.3 runs per game.
San Diego was a 7-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Marlins. They lost as -110 favorites, while the total score of 8 made winners of OVER bettors. San Diego suffered a 7-1 loss against Miami on Saturday, as Eric Stults wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Marlins Park.
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Miami are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 5-5
After playing San Diego are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few Padres at Marlins trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games on the road
San Diego is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami
Miami is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Miami is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games when playing at home against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Miami's last 9 games at home
San Diego at Miami, Monday, July 1