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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Sunday when the Washington Nationals and the Miami Marlins meet at Marlins Park.
Stephen Strasburg will be the starting pitcher for the Nationals on this day. Righthander Strasburg is 6-9 this season with a 2.85 ERA.
Starting this game for the Marlins will be Jacob Turner. The righthander has a 3.13 ERA to go along with a 3-5 record this season.
The Nationals were a 9-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Marlins. That made winners of bettors who got Washington at +100 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors.
Washington: 72-69 SU
Miami: 53-87 SU
Washington most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Miami most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Atlanta are 2-8
After playing Washington are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Washington is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Washington's last 10 games on the road
Washington is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Miami's last 10 games when playing at home against Washington
Miami is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Miami is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games
Miami is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
Washington at NY Mets, Monday, September 9
Miami home to Atlanta, Monday, September 9