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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.
The Mets will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jeremy Hefner in this game. Hefner has a 4-8 record and a 4.05 ERA this season.
It'll be Jacob Turner toeing the rubber for the Marlins in this contest. Righthander Turner is 3-3 with a 2.49 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, New York was a 14-1 loser on the road against the Nationals. Bettors on Washington at -165 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (15) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
The Marlins were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Pirates. That made winners of bettors who got Miami at +101 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
New York has lost 3 straight games.
New York: 46-56 SU
Miami: 40-63 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Miami are 3-7
After playing Washington are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Miami most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 7-3
After playing Pittsburgh are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 6 games when playing Miami
NY Mets are 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Miami is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Miami's last 12 games
Miami is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games at home
Miami home to NY Mets, Tuesday, July 30