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The Miami Marlins will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Sunday when they take on the Chicago Cubs at Marlins Park.
Righthander Carlos Villanueva will take the mound for the Cubs to start this game. Villanueva is 1-0 this season with a 1.53 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Ricky Nolasco who starts for the Marlins. Righthander Nolasco is 1-2 with a 3.81 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Marlins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Cubs at -109 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Chicago has won 3 straight games.
Miami has lost 3 straight games.
Chicago: 9-14 SU
Miami: 5-19 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 2-8
Miami most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing NY Mets are 3-7
After playing Chi Cubs are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games on the road
Chi Cubs are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 5 games when playing Chi Cubs
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
Miami is 3-8 SU in their last 11 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
Chi Cubs home to San Diego, Monday, April 29
Miami home to NY Mets, Monday, April 29