Philadelphia Phillies Face the Atlanta Braves Saturday: MLB Odds and Betting Trends
The Atlanta Braves will look to bolster their win total and reward those moneyline betting when the Philadelphia Phillies invade Turner Field on Saturday.
For the Atlanta Braves, Alex Wood gets the ball, charged with keeping the Philadelphia Phillies hitters off the base paths. He'll face Cole Hamels, 3-5 on the year.
Computer Prediction: Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.1-3.4 win for the Braves. A 4.1-3.4 result in favor of the Braves is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. 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
53-43 Atlanta battles the Phillies, currently with a 42-54 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Atlanta vs Philadelphia injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Atlanta Braves rated this week at No. 3 and the Philadelphia Phillies sitting at No. 25.
How Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Stats Matchup
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Atlanta has baseball's No. 27-rated offensive output, at 8.46 hits per game. The Philadelphia Phillies average 8.24 hits per game, good for No. 26 on the list.
Philadelphia brings the No. 22-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Braves's No. 9-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Phillies were a 6-4 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Braves. That made winners of bettors who got Atlanta at -170 on the moneyline, while the total score (10) was good news for OVER bettors. The Phillies endured a 6-4 loss at the hands of the Braves on Friday, with AJ Burnett throwing 5 innings of 10-hit ball at Turner Field.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends
Philadelphia is 6-12 SU in its last 18 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games on the road
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Atlanta's last 12 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Philadelphia at Atlanta, Sunday, July 20th