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The Miami Marlins and the Kansas City Royals will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Kauffman Stadium.
The Marlins will give the ball to starter Jacob Turner in this one. Righthander Turner is 3-4 this season with a 2.95 ERA.
The Royals will counter Turner with Ervin Santana. Righthander Santana has a 3.25 ERA to go along with a 8-6 record this season.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 1-0 winner as they battled the Royals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Marlins at +129 were rewarded, while the 1 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Miami: 45-73 SU
Kansas City: 62-55 SU
Miami most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing San Francisco are 6-4
After playing Kansas City are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 6-4
After playing Miami are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Miami's last 16 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 18 of Miami's last 25 games
Miami is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Kansas City
Miami is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Kansas City is 17-4 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 8 games
Kansas City is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas City's last 8 games at home
Miami home to San Francisco, Friday, August 16
Kansas City at Detroit, Thursday, August 15