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The Miami Marlins and the Atlanta Braves will meet on the field at Turner Field on Sunday in a battle of division rivals.
The Marlins will give the ball to starter Nathan Eovaldi in this one. Righthander Eovaldi is 2-5 this season with a 3.76 ERA.
Starting this game for the Braves will be Alex Wood. The lefthander has a 2.23 ERA to go along with a 3-1 record this season.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 5-4 loser as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -220 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Miami has lost 6 straight games.
Atlanta has won 6 straight games.
Miami: 49-85 SU
Atlanta: 83-52 SU
Miami most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 6-4
After playing Atlanta are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing Miami are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Miami's last 12 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Atlanta
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games at home
Miami at Chi Cubs, Monday, September 2
Atlanta home to NY Mets, Monday, September 2