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Milwaukee Brewers (77-68, third in the NL Central) vs. Miami Marlins (51-94, fifth in the NL East)

Miami; Thursday, 1 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Brewers: Gio Gonzalez (2-2, 3.98 ERA) Marlins: Caleb Smith (8-9, 4.11 ERA)

LINE: Brewers -131; over/under is 8 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: Miami enters the game as losers of their last three games.

The Marlins are 29-48 on their home turf. Miami has a team on-base percentage of .297, last in the National League. Garrett Cooper leads the lineup with a mark of .346.

The Brewers have gone 34-37 away from home. Milwaukee has hit 227 home runs this season, eighth in the league. Christian Yelich leads the club with 44, averaging one every 11.1 at-bats. The Brewers won the last meeting 7-5. Brent Suter earned his second victory and Mike Moustakas went 3-for-4 with two home runs and five RBIs for Milwaukee. Jose Urena took his ninth loss for Miami.

TOP PERFORMERS: Brian Anderson leads the Marlins with 20 home runs and has 66 RBIs. Starlin Castro is 11-for-37 with four doubles, four home runs and seven RBIs over the last 10 games for Miami.

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Yelich leads the Brewers with 161 hits and is batting .329. Yasmani Grandal has 12 hits and is batting .324 over the last 10 games for Milwaukee.

LAST 10 GAMES: Marlins: 3-7, .251 batting average, 5.16 ERA, outscored by 10 runs

Brewers: 8-2, .239 batting average, 3.36 ERA, outscored opponents by 18 runs

Marlins Injuries: Jordan Yamamoto: (arm), Drew Steckenrider: (elbow), Julian Fernandez: (elbow), Austin Brice: (forearm), JT Riddle: (forearm), Cesar Puello: (hip), Brian Anderson: (hand), Chad Wallach: (concussion).

Brewers Injuries: Brandon Woodruff: (oblique), Bobby Wahl: (knee), Corey Knebel: (elbow), Christian Yelich: (knee), Manny Pina: (head).

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