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|Miami Marlins vs. Houston Astros|
The Miami Marlins will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.
The Marlins will give the ball to starter Tom Koehler in this one. Right hander Koehler is 6-7 this season with a 3.85 ERA.
Koehler's opponent in this one will be Jarred Cosart. The Astros right hander has a 4.23 ERA to go along with a 9-6 record this season.Oddsmakers opened the Astros as -110-moneyline favorites versus the Marlins, while the game's total opened at 8
Miami won its last outing, a 2-0 result against the Astros on July 25. Bettors who backed the Marlins at +121 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.Miami:
Team record: 49-53
Miami is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games
Miami is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Miami is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing Houston
Team record: 42-61
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Houston is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
Houston is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games at home
Houston is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games when playing Miami
Miami at Houston Sunday, July 27