MLB Matchups  >>  Pittsburgh vs. Miami Preview 06/15/2014


The fans at Marlins Park will be treated to a game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Miami Marlins when they take their seats on Sunday.

The Pirates will give the ball to starter Vance Worley in this one. Right hander Worley is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.

Worley's opponent in this one will be Henderson Alvarez. The Marlins right hander has a 2.56 ERA to go along with a 3-3 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Marlins listed as 138-moneyline favorites versus the Pirates, while the game's total is sitting at 8.

The Pirates were a 8-6 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Marlins. That made winners of bettors who got Pittsburgh at -122 on the moneyline, while the total score (14) was good news for OVER bettors.

Team record: 34-34
Current Streak: won 4 straight games.
Pittsburgh is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games
Pittsburgh is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 7 games on the road
Team record: 34-33
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Miami is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games
Miami is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
Miami is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Pittsburgh
Next up:
Pittsburgh home to Cincinnati Tuesday, June 17
Miami home to Chi Cubs Monday, June 16