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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Miami Marlins and the Philadelphia Phillies meet at Citizens Bank Park.
The Marlins will trot Brian Flynn out to the mound in this one. Lefthander Flynn has a 0-1 record and a 10.13 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Phillies will be Roy Halladay. The righthander has a 7.28 ERA to go along with a 3-4 record this season.
In their last action, Miami was a 12-2 loser on the road against the Phillies. Bettors on Philadelphia at -225 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (14) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Miami has lost 3 straight games.
Miami: 55-95 SU
Philadelphia: 70-80 SU
Miami most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Miami are 7-3
After playing Miami are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Miami
Philadelphia is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
Philadelphia is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Miami
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
Philadelphia home to Miami, Wednesday, September 18