Atlanta favored by -162 against San Francisco on Friday
San Francisco Giants vs Atlanta Braves Odds
The San Francisco Giants will look to grab a road win when they take on the Braves in Atlanta at Turner Field on Friday in baseball odds action.
Atlanta sends Kris Medlen out against Madison Bumgarner for the Giants in this game. Medlen is 3-6 with a 2.87 ERA on the season, while Bumgarner is 5-4 on the year and has a 3.58 ERA.
The Giants were listed as +162 underdogs on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including GTbets.eu. The total was set at 7 before betting started earlier on Monday over at Bovada.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the National League's No. 3-rated Giants taking on the National League's No. 9-rated Braves in this contest.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Giants rank No. 3 in the National League at 9.4 hits per game. That compares with Atlanta’s No. 11 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Atlanta has the National League's No. 1-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Giants own the National League's No. 13 mark in runs allowed.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 10-0 winner as they battled the Pirates on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at -125 were rewarded, while the 10 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. San Francisco ran up the score in their last game on Thursday, jumping to a lead and resulting in a 10-0 victory against Pittsburgh.
The Braves were a 5-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Padres. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at +109 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors. Atlanta looks to rebound from a loss to the Padres, who beat them 5-3 on Wednesday behind a start from Edinson Volquez at PETCO Park.
San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Atlanta are 8-2
After playing Pittsburgh are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 4-6
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Giants at Braves trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Francisco's last 7 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of San Francisco's last 15 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Atlanta's last 7 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Atlanta's last 15 games when playing at home against San Francisco
Atlanta is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
San Francisco at Atlanta, Saturday, June 15