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The division rival Washington Nationals and Miami Marlins are set to renew hostilities on Sunday when they meet at Marlins Park.
The Nationals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Taylor Jordan in this game. Jordan has a 0-2 record and a 3.45 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Henderson Alvarez who starts for the Marlins. Righthander Alvarez is 0-1 with a 5.73 ERA so far this season.
Washington lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Marlins on July 13. Bettors who backed the Marlins at -121 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Washington has lost 3 straight games.
Miami has won 3 straight games.
Washington: 47-47 SU
Miami: 35-57 SU
Washington most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 2-8
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Miami most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Washington are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 7 games when playing on the road against Miami
Washington is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games at home
Miami is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami's last 7 games when playing at home against Washington
Washington home to LA Dodgers, Friday, July 19
Miami at Milwaukee, Friday, July 19