MLB Baseball - Preview
The fans at U.S. Cellular Field will be treated to a interleague game between the Miami Marlins and the Chicago White Sox when they take their seats on Saturday.
The Marlins will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Ricky Nolasco in this game. Nolasco has a 3-5 record and a 3.96 ERA this season.
Nolasco's opponent in this one will be Jake Peavy. The White Sox righthander has a 3.31 ERA to go along with a 5-2 record this season.
The Marlins were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the White Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -170 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Miami has lost 3 straight games.
Miami: 13-35 SU
Chicago: 22-24 SU
Miami most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After playing Chi White Sox are 7-2
After a loss are 2-8
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 5-5
After playing Miami are 3-6
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games
Miami is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games
Miami is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Chi White Sox are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
Chi White Sox are 7-3 SU in their last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 6 games at home
Chi White Sox home to Miami, Sunday, May 26