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MLB BASEBALL

Miami Marlins vs. Chicago Cubs

The Miami Marlins will be trying to extend a winning streak on Wednesday when they take on the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.

Jose Fernandez will be the starting pitcher for the Marlins on this day. Righthander Fernandez is 10-6 this season with a 2.33 ERA.

Starting this game for the Cubs will be Jeff Samardzija. The righthander has a 4.13 ERA to go along with a 8-11 record this season.

Miami won its last outing, a 6-2 result against the Cubs on September 3. Bettors who backed the Marlins at +133 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Current streak:
Miami has won 3 straight games.
Chicago has lost 2 straight games.

Team records:
Miami: 52-85 SU
Chicago: 58-80 SU

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

Chicago most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
Miami is 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Chi Cubs
Miami is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games
Chi Cubs are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Miami
Chi Cubs are 6-16 SU in their last 22 games
Chi Cubs are 5-19 SU in their last 24 games at home

Next up:
Miami home to Washington, Friday, September 6
Chi Cubs home to Milwaukee, Friday, September 6