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The Atlanta Braves and the Miami Marlins will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Marlins Park.
The Braves will trot Paul Maholm out to the mound in this one. Lefthander Maholm has a 1-0 record and a 0.00 ERA this season.
Maholm's opponent in this one will be Kevin Slowey. The Marlins righthander has a 1.69 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.
Atlanta was a 5-1 winner in its last match at home against the Cubs. They won as -130 favorites, while the total score of 6 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Miami lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Mets on April 7. Bettors who backed the Mets at -127 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Atlanta has won 3 straight games.
Miami has lost 2 straight games.
Atlanta: 5-1 SU
Miami: 1-5 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Miami are 8-2
After playing Chi Cubs are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Miami most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Atlanta are 3-7
After playing NY Mets are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Miami
Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games on the road
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Miami's last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Miami's last 9 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Miami home to Atlanta, Tuesday, April 9