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The San Diego Padres and the Miami Marlins will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Marlins Park.
The Padres will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Eric Stults in this game. Stults has a 6-5 record and a 3.20 ERA this season.
Stults's opponent in this one will be Jacob Turner. The Marlins righthander has a 1.97 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.
Last time out for San Diego, they were a 9-2 winner as they battled the Marlins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Padres at +112 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
San Diego: 40-40 SU
Miami: 27-51 SU
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Miami most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing San Diego are 6-4
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
San Diego is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games on the road
San Diego is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Miami's last 8 games at home
Miami is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 17 of Miami's last 25 games when playing at home against San Diego
Miami is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Miami home to San Diego, Sunday, June 30