Milwaukee favored by -113 against Atlanta on Tuesday
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MLB wagering interest swings to the Milwaukee vs Atlanta battle on Tuesday at Miller Park as the Brewers try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.
It's a pitching duel between Kyle Lohse for the Brewers (0-0 on the year) and Alex Wood for Atlanta (0-0 so far). View Atlanta Braves vs Milwaukee Brewers Odds and Stats.
Those who planned on backing the visitors in this one found the Braves listed as underdogs of 103 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 8, check for updates at 5Dimes.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the No. 11-rated Brewers and the league No. 9-ranked Braves, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 2-0 loser on the road against the Brewers. Bettors on Milwaukee at +106 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Yovani Gallardo shut down the Braves in their last game, striking out 4 in a 2-0 shutout over Atlanta in baseball action at Miller Park.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Milwaukee's No. 17-ranked scoring average of 2 runs per game, against a Braves offense rated No. 27 and scoring 0 runs per game. The Brewers have averaged 8 hits per game to date this season, more than the Braves hitters have managed (5 per nine innings).
Comparing defensive stats, Atlanta owns the No. 5-rated road mark, allowing 2 runs per game on the highway. Milwaukee, on the other hand, rates No. 10 in scoring at home.
Atlanta at Milwaukee, Wednesday, April 2nd