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The fans at Wrigley Field will be treated to a game between the Miami Marlins and the Chicago Cubs when they take their seats on Tuesday.
Tom Koehler will be the starting pitcher for the Marlins on this day. Righthander Koehler is 3-9 this season with a 4.89 ERA.
It'll be Edwin Jackson toeing the rubber for the Cubs in this contest. Righthander Jackson is 7-14 with a 4.90 ERA so far this season.
The Marlins were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Cubs. That made winners of bettors who got Miami at +131 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Miami has won 2 straight games.
Miami: 51-85 SU
Chicago: 58-79 SU
Miami most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Chi Cubs are 6-4
After playing Chi Cubs are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games when playing Chi Cubs
Miami is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Miami is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Miami is 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing Chi Cubs
Chi Cubs are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 7 games when playing Miami
Chi Cubs are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Miami
Chi Cubs are 6-15 SU in their last 21 games
Chi Cubs home to Miami, Wednesday, September 4