Los Angeles Dodgers vs Atlanta Braves Betting Pick and Odds Preview

Los Angeles Dodgers

vs

Atlanta Braves
Thursday, August 14, 2014 12:10 PM ET
Turner Field

The Atlanta Braves look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Los Angeles Dodgers arrive at Turner Field on Thursday.

The match puts starter Fausto Carmona for the Los Angeles Dodgers on the hill facing Aaron Harang for the Atlanta Braves. Carmona brings a 6-8 mark to the game, while Harang is 9-6 to date on the season.

Los Angeles Dodgers vs Atlanta Braves Opening Odds and Betting Line

Those betting on the visitors in this one found the Los Angeles Dodgers listed as underdogs of 110 at most Sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 7.5, check for odds updates at 5Dimes.

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Computer Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers vs Atlanta Braves Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Dodgers to win this game 4.3-3.8. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Los Angeles Dodgers vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

61-59 Atlanta battles the Dodgers, currently with a 69-53 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Atlanta vs Los Angeles injuries news.

According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 24-ranked Atlanta Braves and the No. 12-rated Los Angeles Dodgers in this matchup.

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How Los Angeles Dodgers vs Atlanta Braves Stats Matchup

When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers rank No. 10 at 8.8 hits per game. That compares with the Atlanta Braves No. 23 ranking in that category.

Defensively, Los Angeles features the No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.57 runs per game. Atlanta, meanwhile, comes in at No. 22 at home, scoring 3.77 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Los Angeles lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Braves on August 13. Bettors who backed the Braves at -131 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Los Angeles suffered a 3-2 loss against Atlanta on Wednesday, as Hyun-Jin Ryu wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Turner Field.

Los Angeles Dodgers vs Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends

LA Dodgers is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games
LA Dodgers is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 5 games on the road
Atlanta is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
Atlanta is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Los Angeles home to Milwaukee, Friday, August 15th
Atlanta home to Oakland, Friday, August 15th

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