Miami Marlins vs Houston Astros Betting Odds Preview and Pick
The Houston Astros get a visit from the Miami Marlins in MLB baseball betting action on Sunday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
Jacob Turner, with a record of 3-6 on the season, gets the ball for the Miami Marlins, while the Houston Astros trot Collin McHugh to the mound in this one. He is 4-8 so far in 2014.
Computer Prediction: Miami Marlins vs Houston Astros Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4.1-3.3 victory for the Marlins. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Houston Astros sport a record of 42-62 heading into this matchup, while the Miami Marlins sit at 50-53 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Houston vs Miami injuries news.
The Houston Astros vs Miami Marlins odds would favor the Marlins if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Houston is rated No. 26 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Miami is at No. 25.
How Miami Marlins vs Houston Astros Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Miami Marlins rank No. 10 at 8.8 hits per game. That compares with the Houston Astros No. 29 ranking in that category.
Defensively, Miami features the No. 26-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.57 runs per game. Houston, meanwhile, comes in at No. 27 at home, scoring 3.57 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Miami was a 7-3 winner on the road against the Astros. Bettors on Miami at -106 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Miami got the job done in their last match in a 7-3 victory over Houston on Saturday at Minute Maid Park behind starter Tom Koehler.
Miami Marlins vs Houston Astros Betting Odds Trends
Miami is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Miami is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Miami is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games when playing Houston
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games
Houston is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston's last 9 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Miami home to Washington, Monday, July 28th
Houston home to Oakland, Monday, July 28th