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The New York Mets will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Friday when they take on the Miami Marlins at Citi Field.
Lefthander Brad Hand will take the mound for the Marlins to start this game. Hand is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
The Mets will counter Hand with Jonathon Niese. Lefthander Niese has a 3.86 ERA to go along with a 6-7 record this season.
In their last action, Miami was a 6-1 loser at home against the Braves. Bettors on Atlanta at -142 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
New York lost its last outing, a 7-2 result against the Nationals on September 12. Bettors who backed the Nationals at -159 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
New York has lost 4 straight games.
Miami: 54-91 SU
New York: 64-81 SU
Miami most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing Atlanta are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
New York most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Washington are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Miami is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing NY Mets
Miami is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Miami is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 7 games
NY Mets are 11-5 SU in its last 16 games when playing at home against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games when playing Miami
NY Mets home to Miami, Saturday, September 14