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The Miami Marlins will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.
The Marlins will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jose Fernandez in this game. Fernandez has a 1-2 record and a 3.48 ERA this season.
Fernandez's opponent in this one will be Matt Magill. The Dodgers righthander has a 7.88 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
The Marlins were a 1-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Padres. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at -153 on the moneyline, while the total score (1) was good news for UNDER bettors.
The Dodgers were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Diamondbacks. That made winners of bettors who got Arizona at +163 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Miami has lost 3 straight games.
Los Angeles has lost 7 straight games.
Miami: 10-25 SU
Los Angeles: 13-20 SU
Miami most recently:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing San Diego are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Miami are 5-5
After playing Arizona are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 14 of Miami's last 20 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
Miami is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 11 of LA Dodgers's last 13 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 15 of LA Dodgers's last 21 games
LA Dodgers are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 14 of LA Dodgers's last 20 games when playing at home against Miami
LA Dodgers home to Miami, Saturday, May 11