Miami; Saturday, 4:10 p.m. EDT
: Marlins -200, Athletics +168; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Oakland Athletics visit the Miami Marlins looking to end a 12-game road slide.
Miami has gone 16-13 in home games and 30-28 overall. The Marlins have a 22-7 record in games when they have more hits than their opponents.
Oakland has a 5-23 record on the road and a 12-47 record overall. The Athletics have an 8-14 record in games when they record eight or more hits.
The teams meet Saturday for the second time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Marlins: 6-4, .289 batting average, 3.74 ERA, outscored opponents by six runs
Athletics: 2-8, .174 batting average, 4.50 ERA, outscored by 22 runs
INJURIES: Marlins: Matt Barnes: 15-Day IL (hip), Johnny Cueto: 60-Day IL (biceps), Jazz Chisholm: 10-Day IL (toe), A.J. Puk: 15-Day IL (elbow), Avisail Garcia: 10-Day IL (back), Tommy Nance: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Trevor Rogers: 15-Day IL (forearm ), Max Meyer: 60-Day IL (elbow), Anthony Bender: 60-Day IL (elbow)
Athletics: Drew Rucinski: 15-Day IL (illness), Zach Jackson: 15-Day IL (undisclosed), Manny Pina: 60-Day IL (wrist), Mason Miller: 15-Day IL (elbow), Dany Jimenez: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Freddy Tarnok: 60-Day IL (undisclosed), Kirby Snead: 60-Day IL (shoulder)