Atlanta Braves Home to the Miami Marlins in MLB Betting Odds Action
The Atlanta Braves will try to be nasty hosts on Thursday when the Miami Marlins pay a visit to Turner Field.
The match puts starter Henderson Alvarez for the Miami Marlins on the hill facing Aaron Harang for the Atlanta Braves. Alvarez brings a 6-5 mark to the game, while Harang is 9-6 to date on the season.
Miami Marlins vs Atlanta Braves Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Miami Marlins were 149 moneyline underdogs in this one earlier in the day at most online sportsbooks including Bovada. The total was 7.5 at GTbets.eu for those preferring over under betting.
Computer Prediction: Miami Marlins vs Atlanta Braves Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.2-3.7 win for the Braves on Thursday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Atlanta Braves bring a 55-46 record to the battle against the 47-53 Marlins. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Atlanta vs Miami injuries news.
It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 2-rated Atlanta Braves and the league No. 25-ranked Miami Marlins, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How Miami Marlins vs Atlanta Braves Stats Matchup
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Atlanta Braves No. 26-ranked scoring average of 3.85 runs per game, against a Miami Marlins offense rated No. 13 and scoring 4.13 runs per game. The Braves have averaged 8.38 hits per game to date this season, less than the Marlins hitters have managed (8.78 per nine innings).
Miami brings the No. 23-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Braves's No. 7-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Miami, they were a 6-1 loser as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -173 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game PUSH for totals bettors. The Marlins hope to make more contact than they did in their start against Ervin Santana, who struck out 10 batters in 6-1 loss on Wednesday at Turner Field.
Miami Marlins vs Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends
Miami is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Miami's last 9 games
Miami is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 6 games on the road
Atlanta is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Atlanta's last 9 games
Atlanta is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
Atlanta is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Miami
Next Betting Matchups
Miami at Houston, Friday, July 25th
Atlanta home to San Diego, Friday, July 25th