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A winning streak will be on the line for the Washington Nationals on Thursday when they battle the Miami Marlins at Nationals Park.
Tom Koehler will be the starting pitcher for the Marlins on this day. Righthander Koehler is 3-8 this season with a 4.59 ERA.
Starting this game for the Nationals will be Gio Gonzalez. The lefthander has a 3.72 ERA to go along with a 7-6 record this season.
Miami was a 4-3 loser in its last match on the road against the Nationals. They lost as +220 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Miami has lost 3 straight games.
Washington has won 2 straight games.
Miami: 49-82 SU
Washington: 67-65 SU
Miami most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 3-7
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Washington most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Miami's last 19 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing Washington
Miami is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Miami is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games when playing Washington
Washington is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Miami
Washington is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Washington is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Washington is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing Miami
Miami at Atlanta, Friday, August 30
Washington home to NY Mets, Friday, August 30