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Atlanta Braves vs. Miami Marlins

The Miami Marlins will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Wednesday when they take on the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park.

Paul Maholm will be the starting pitcher for the Braves on this day. Lefthander Maholm is 9-7 this season with a 3.81 ERA.

Maholm's opponent in this one will be Jacob Turner. The Marlins righthander has a 2.30 ERA to go along with a 2-1 record this season.

Atlanta won its last outing, a 6-4 result against the Marlins on July 9. Bettors who backed the Braves at -159 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Current streak:
Atlanta has won 2 straight games.
Miami has lost 5 straight games.

Team records:
Atlanta: 52-38 SU
Miami: 32-57 SU

Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

Miami most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Washington are 5-5
After playing Atlanta are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 5 games on the road
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami
Atlanta is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Miami's last 12 games
Miami is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home

Next up:
Atlanta home to Cincinnati, Thursday, July 11
Miami home to Washington, Friday, July 12