Miami sends Tom Koehler vs Charlie Morton in Marlins vs Pirates game
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Miami Marlins Odds
The Miami Marlins look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Pirates arrive at Marlins Park on Saturday.
The Marlins will rely on Tom Koehler to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Charlie Morton will be his counterpart for the Pirates. Tom Koehler is 2-5 this season, and Charlie Morton is 2-2.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Marlins at No. 12 in the National League and the Pirates at No. 4 in the National League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Pirates rank No. 13 in the National League at 8.2 hits per game. That compares with Miami’s No. 15 ranking in that category.
Comparing defensive stats, Pittsburgh owns the National League's No. 2-rated road mark, allowing 3.7 runs per game on the highway. Miami, on the other hand, rates No. 14 in scoring at home.
Pittsburgh lost its last outing, a 2-0 result against the Marlins on July 26. Bettors who backed the Marlins at +154 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Pirates were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Miami staff and losing 2-0 to the Marlins on Friday at Marlins Park.
Pittsburgh Pirates Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Miami are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After playing Pittsburgh are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
A few Pirates at Marlins trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Pittsburgh's last 8 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Pittsburgh's last 9 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Pittsburgh's last 16 games
Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Miami's last 8 games when playing Pittsburgh
Miami is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
Miami is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Pittsburgh at Miami, Sunday, July 28