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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Tuesday when the Atlanta Braves and the Miami Marlins meet at Marlins Park.
The Braves will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Julio Teheran in this game. Teheran has a 11-7 record and a 3.01 ERA this season.
It'll be Tom Koehler toeing the rubber for the Marlins in this contest. Righthander Koehler is 3-9 with a 4.86 ERA so far this season.
The Braves were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Marlins. That made winners of bettors who got Atlanta at -170 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Miami has lost 3 straight games.
Atlanta: 86-57 SU
Miami: 53-89 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Miami are 7-3
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Miami most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 1-9
After playing Atlanta are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Atlanta is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Miami
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's 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 when playing at home against Atlanta
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Miami home to Atlanta, Wednesday, September 11