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Marlins bring 4-game losing streak into matchup against the Padres

May 5, 2022 GMT

Miami Marlins (12-12, second in the NL East) vs. San Diego Padres (16-9, second in the NL West)

San Diego; Thursday, 9:40 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Marlins: Jesus Luzardo (2-1, 3.10 ERA, 1.08 WHIP, 28 strikeouts); Padres: Nick Martinez (1-2, 4.12 ERA, 1.68 WHIP, 18 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Padres -118, Marlins -101; over/under is 7 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Miami Marlins, on a four-game losing streak, take on the San Diego Padres.

San Diego has a 6-4 record at home and a 16-9 record overall. The Padres have the 10th-ranked team slugging percentage in the NL at .368.

Miami is 12-12 overall and 6-7 in home games. The Marlins are 7-4 in games when they did not give up a home run.

The teams meet Thursday for the first time this season.

TOP PERFORMERS: Eric Hosmer is third on the Padres with a .378 batting average, and has seven doubles, three home runs, 12 walks and 17 RBI. Manny Machado is 15-for-39 with two home runs and eight RBI over the past 10 games.

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Jesus Sanchez has three doubles, two triples, three home runs and 12 RBI for the Marlins. Jesus Aguilar is 12-for-31 with a double and two home runs over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Padres: 7-3, .235 batting average, 3.96 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs

Marlins: 6-4, .237 batting average, 3.90 ERA, outscored opponents by three runs

INJURIES: Padres: Wil Myers: 10-Day IL (thumb), Austin Adams: 60-Day IL (forearm), Luke Voit: 10-Day IL (biceps), Pierce Johnson: 10-Day IL (elbow), Blake Snell: 10-Day IL (adductor), Fernando Tatis Jr.: 60-Day IL (wrist), Michel Baez: 60-Day IL (elbow), Adrian Morejon: 60-Day IL (elbow), Drew Pomeranz: 60-Day IL (undisclosed)

Marlins: Paul Campbell: 10-Day IL (elbow), Sean Guenther: 60-Day IL (arm), Jose Devers: 10-Day IL (shoulder), Dylan Floro: 10-Day IL (rotator cuff)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.