MLB Baseball - Preview

MLB BASEBALL

Miami Marlins vs. Philadelphia Phillies

Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Sunday when the Miami Marlins and the Philadelphia Phillies meet at Citizens Bank Park.

Righthander Kevin Slowey will take the mound for the Marlins to start this game. Slowey is 0-2 this season with a 2.15 ERA.

Meanwhile, it'll be Roy Halladay who starts for the Phillies. Righthander Halladay is 2-3 with a 6.75 ERA so far this season.

The Marlins were a 2-0 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Phillies. That made winners of bettors who got Miami at +188 on the moneyline, while the total score (2) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Team records:
Miami: 9-22 SU
Philadelphia: 14-17 SU

Miami most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 3-7

Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing San Francisco are 6-4
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Miami's last 7 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
Miami is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games
Miami is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 7 games when playing Miami
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Miami
Philadelphia is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 7 games when playing at home against Miami

Next up:
Miami at San Diego, Monday, May 6
Philadelphia at San Francisco, Monday, May 6