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Pittsburgh Pirates Host Atlanta Braves in MLB Baseball Betting Action

The Pittsburgh Pirates will look to improve on a 2-2 record when they take on the Atlanta Braves, a key part of the MLB betting odds line up on Sunday.

The Pittsburgh Pirates will rely on Gerrit Cole to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Julio Teheran will be his counterpart for the Atlanta Braves. Gerrit Cole is 0-1 this season, and Julio Teheran is 0-0.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

On the MLB moneyline for this betting odds matchup, Pittsburgh sat as -157 favorites earlier in the day at Bovada. The over/under total was set at 7.5, according to MyBookie.

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Braves to win this game 4.7-3.6. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Atlanta Braves vs Pittsburgh Pirates Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

2-2 Pittsburgh battles the Braves, currently with a 1-4 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Pittsburgh vs Atlanta injuries news.

This game matches up the No. 20 (Pittsburgh Pirates) and the No. 10 (Atlanta Braves) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Pittsburgh Pirates No. 23 ranked offense (3.5 runs per game) against a Atlanta Braves defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 23 at 4.8 runs allowed per game. The Pittsburgh Pirates have been averaging 8.5 hits per game, more than the Atlanta Braves have managed so far this season (8.4 hits on average).

Defensively, Atlanta features the No. 12-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.8 runs per game. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 at home, scoring 5.5 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Betting Trends
  • Atlanta is 13-6 ATS in its last 19 games
  • Atlanta is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games
  • Atlanta is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Atlanta's last 9 games
  • Pittsburgh is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Pittsburgh is 3-9-1 SU in its last 13 games
  • Pittsburgh is 3-17 ATS in its last 20 games at home
  • Pittsburgh is 7-17-1 SU in its last 25 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Atlanta at Miami, Tuesday, April 11th
Pittsburgh home to Cincinnati, Monday, April 10th

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