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Miami Marlins vs Atlanta Braves Odds
The baseball wagering menu sees a clash between Atlanta and Miami on Sunday, with the host Braves trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
The Braves will turn to Alex Wood and his 3-1 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Marlins send Nathan Eovaldi (2-5) to the hill.
This game puts the Braves, most recently No. 5 in the National League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Marlins, who rate a National League No. 9 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Atlanta has the National League's No. 3-rated offensive output, at 8.5 hits per game. The Marlins average 7.7 hits per game, good for No. 15 on the National League list.
Comparing defensive stats, Miami owns the National League's No. 8-rated road mark, allowing 4.1 runs per game on the highway. Atlanta, on the other hand, rates No. 2 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 5-4 loser as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -220 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Miami lost a tight one on Saturday, seeing the game get away from them in extra innings and falling by a 5-4 score against Atlanta at Turner Field.
Miami Marlins Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi Cubs are 6-4
After playing Atlanta are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 5-5
After playing Miami are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
A few Marlins at Braves trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Miami's last 12 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Atlanta
Miami is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games at home
Miami at Chi Cubs, Monday, September 2
Atlanta home to NY Mets, Monday, September 2