Dodgers vs Braves Baseball Game Preview

Los Angeles DodgersAtlanta Braves
May 19, 1:35 PM | GrassTurner Field

Los Angeles Dodgers vs Atlanta Braves Odds

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Turner Field hosts an MLB battle between the Atlanta Braves and the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday.

The match puts starter Matt Magill for the Dodgers on the hill facing Mike Minor for the Braves. Magill brings a 0-0 mark to the game, while Minor is 5-2 to date on the season.

View LA Dodgers vs Atlanta Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
On the MLB moneyline for this matchup, Atlanta sat as -179 favorites earlier in the day at Bovada. The total was set at 8, according to 5Dimes.

Power Rankings:
The Braves sit at No. 9 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Dodgers sit at a National League No. 8 on the same chart.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Dodgers rank No. 7 in the National League at 8.5 hits per game. That compares with Atlanta’s No. 10 ranking in that category.

Los Angeles brings the National League's No. 8-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Braves' league No. 3-ranked defense.

Los Angeles was a 3-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Braves. They lost as +155 underdogs, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors. Los Angeles didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 3-1 to Atlanta on Saturday at Turner Field.

Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8

Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 5-4
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

A few Dodgers at Braves trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Dodgers' last 7 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
LA Dodgers are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
LA Dodgers are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Atlanta's last 7 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing at home against LA Dodgers
Atlanta is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Atlanta's last 14 games

Next up:
LA Dodgers at Milwaukee, Monday, May 20
Atlanta home to Minnesota, Monday, May 20

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