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The Miami Marlins will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Saturday when they take on the New York Mets at Citi Field.
Henderson Alvarez will be the starting pitcher for the Marlins on this day. Righthander Alvarez is 3-4 this season with a 4.34 ERA.
It'll be Daisuke Matsuzaka toeing the rubber for the Mets in this contest. Righthander Matsuzaka is 0-3 with a 8.00 ERA so far this season.
The Marlins were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Mets. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -148 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Miami has lost 2 straight games.
Miami: 54-92 SU
New York: 65-81 SU
Miami most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing NY Mets are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Miami are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games when playing NY Mets
Miami is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing NY Mets
Miami is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Miami is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 7 games at home
NY Mets are 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Miami
NY Mets are 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing Miami
NY Mets home to Miami, Saturday, September 14