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The fans at Marlins Park will be treated to a game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Miami Marlins when they take their seats on Saturday.

Wade Miley will be the starting pitcher for the Diamondbacks on this day. Left hander Miley is 7-8 this season with a 4.61 ERA.

Starting this game for the Marlins will be Henderson Alvarez. The right hander has a 2.48 ERA to go along with a 8-5 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Marlins as -150-moneyline favorites versus the Diamondbacks, while the game's total opened at 7

Last time out for Arizona, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Marlins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Diamondbacks at +127 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Arizona:
Team record: 53-69
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona's last 8 games on the road
Arizona is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Arizona's last 10 games when playing Miami
Arizona is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Miami

Miami:
Team record: 60-62
Miami is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Miami's last 10 games when playing Arizona
Miami is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against Arizona

Next up:
Arizona at Miami Sunday, August 17