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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Monday when the New York Mets and the Miami Marlins meet at Marlins Park.
Matt Harvey will be the starting pitcher for the Mets on this day. Righthander Harvey is 4-0 this season with a 1.54 ERA.
Harvey's opponent in this one will be Jose Fernandez. The Marlins righthander has a 4.50 ERA to go along with a 0-2 record this season.
New York was a 5-1 loser in its last match at home against the Phillies. They lost as +104 underdogs, while the total score of 6 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 6-4 winner as they battled the Cubs at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Marlins at +101 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
New York has lost 4 straight games.
New York: 10-13 SU
Miami: 6-19 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Monday are 9-1
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
Miami most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 3-7
After playing Chi Cubs are 4-6
After a win are 1-9
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Mets's last 8 games on the road
NY Mets are 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 18 of NY Mets's last 25 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone OVER in 12 of NY Mets's last 17 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 18 of Miami's last 25 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing at home against NY Mets
Miami home to NY Mets, Tuesday, April 30