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The Colorado Rockies and the Miami Marlins will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Marlins Park.
The Rockies will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Jorge De La Rosa in this game. De La Rosa has a 13-6 record and a 3.21 ERA this season.
De La Rosa's opponent in this one will be Jacob Turner. The Marlins righthander has a 3.02 ERA to go along with a 3-4 record this season.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Marlins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Marlins at -181 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Colorado: 60-71 SU
Miami: 49-79 SU
Colorado most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing San Francisco are 6-4
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Miami most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 6 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 5 games when playing Colorado
Miami is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Colorado
Miami is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing at home against Colorado
Colorado home to San Francisco, Monday, August 26
Miami at Washington, Tuesday, August 27