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The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Pittsburgh Pirates will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at PNC Park.
Lefthander Wade Miley will take the mound for the Diamondbacks to start this game. Miley is 9-8 this season with a 3.63 ERA.
It'll be Charlie Morton toeing the rubber for the Pirates in this contest. Righthander Morton is 4-3 with a 3.79 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Arizona was a 15-5 winner on the road against the Pirates. Bettors on Arizona at +145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (20) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Arizona: 63-58 SU
Pittsburgh: 72-50 SU
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 9-1
Before playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing San Diego are 1-9
After playing Arizona are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Arizona's last 8 games when playing Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games when playing at home against Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Pittsburgh's last 8 games when playing Arizona
Pittsburgh is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Pittsburgh's last 9 games
Arizona at Cincinnati, Monday, August 19
Pittsburgh at San Diego, Monday, August 19