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The Philadelphia Phillies and the Miami Marlins will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Marlins Park.
The Phillies will give the ball to starter Cole Hamels in this one. Lefthander Hamels is 0-2 this season with a 10.97 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Jose Fernandez who starts for the Marlins. Righthander Fernandez is 0-0 with a 1.80 ERA so far this season.
The Phillies were a 3-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Marlins. That made winners of bettors who got Philadelphia at -125 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Philadelphia has won 3 straight games.
Miami has lost 6 straight games.
Philadelphia: 5-5 SU
Miami: 1-9 SU
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Miami are 8-2
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Miami most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Philadelphia's last 9 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Miami's last 9 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
Miami home to Philadelphia, Sunday, April 14