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The Washington Nationals will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park.
The Nationals will trot Dan Haren out to the mound in this one. Righthander Haren has a 4-10 record and a 6.00 ERA this season.
Haren's opponent in this one will be Jose Fernandez. The Marlins righthander has a 2.83 ERA to go along with a 5-5 record this season.
In their last action, Washington was an 8-3 loser on the road against the Marlins. Bettors on Miami at +165 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (11) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Washington has lost 2 straight games.
Miami has won 2 straight games.
Washington: 47-46 SU
Miami: 34-57 SU
Washington most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Miami are 5-5
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
Miami most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Washington are 5-5
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games on the road
Washington is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Miami's last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games when playing at home against Washington
Miami is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
Miami home to Washington, Sunday, July 14