Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks in MLB odds
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Atlanta Braves Odds
The Atlanta Braves look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Diamondbacks arrive at Turner Field on Sunday.
The Braves will rely on Paul Maholm to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Trevor Cahill will be his counterpart for the Diamondbacks. Paul Maholm is 8-6 this season, and Trevor Cahill is 3-9.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had installed the Braves as -140 moneyline favorites in this particular MLB matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7.5 before betting at 5Dimes started to move the line.
The Braves - Diamondbacks odds would favor the Diamondbacks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Atlanta is rated No. 8 in the current National League Odds Shark poll, while Arizona is at No. 4 in the National League.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Atlanta owns the No. 12 ranking for hits in the National League at 8.1 per game. By contrast, the Diamondbacks are rated No. 4 in the same category at 8.9 per game.
Arizona brings the National League's No. 6-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Braves' league No. 1-ranked defense.
The Diamondbacks were a 11-5 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Braves. That made winners of bettors who got Atlanta at -146 on the moneyline, while the total score (16) was good news for OVER bettors. The Diamondbacks were saddled with a loss last time out in Ian Kennedy's start, as they lost 11-5 against Atlanta on Saturday at Turner Field.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing Atlanta are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Miami are 8-2
After playing Arizona are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few Diamondbacks at Braves trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Arizona's last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Arizona's last 17 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Arizona's last 13 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 6 games on the road
Atlanta is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Arizona
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Atlanta is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Atlanta's last 8 games
Arizona at NY Mets, Monday, July 1
Atlanta home to Miami, Tuesday, July 2