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Miami Marlins vs. Washington Nationals

The fans at Nationals Park will be treated to a game between the Miami Marlins and the Washington Nationals when they take their seats on Wednesday.

The Marlins will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Henderson Alvarez in this game. Alvarez has a 2-3 record and a 3.86 ERA this season.

It'll be Stephen Strasburg toeing the rubber for the Nationals in this contest. Righthander Strasburg is 6-9 with a 3.00 ERA so far this season.

In their last action, Miami was a 2-1 loser on the road against the Nationals. Bettors on Washington at -150 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Current streak:
Miami has lost 2 straight games.

Team records:
Miami: 49-81 SU
Washington: 66-65 SU

Miami most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Washington are 4-6
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6

Washington most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Miami's last 18 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games
Miami is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Washington is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Washington is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games
Washington is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Miami

Next up:
Washington home to Miami, Thursday, August 29