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The Miami Marlins and the Pittsburgh Pirates will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at PNC Park.
The Marlins will trot Tom Koehler out to the mound in this one. Right hander Koehler has a 7-8 record and a 3.70 ERA this season.
Koehler's opponent in this one will be Jeff Locke. The Pirates left hander has a 3.77 ERA to go along with a 2-3 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Pirates as -137-moneyline favorites versus the Marlins, while the game's total opened at 7
Miami was a 6-3 winner in its last match on the road against the Pirates. They won as +114 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors.
Team record: 55-57
Miami is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games
Miami is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Miami is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Miami is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Pittsburgh
Team record: 59-53
Pittsburgh is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games
Pittsburgh is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games at home
Pittsburgh is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Miami
Miami at Pittsburgh Thursday, August 7