MLB Betting Line Favors the Atlanta Braves over the Philadelphia Phillies

Philadelphia Phillies

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Atlanta Braves
Sunday, July 20, 2014 1:35 PM ET
Turner Field

The MLB baseball betting odds board sees a clash between Atlanta and the Philadelphia on Sunday, with the host Braves trying to win for themselves and reward betting fans who pick them on the moneyline.

Alex Wood gets the call for the Atlanta Braves and he will try to build on a 6-7 mark. In the other dugout, Kyle Kendrick brings a 4-9 ledger to the game for the Philadelphia Phillies as he tries to quiet the Braves bats.

Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Opening Odds and Betting Line

The moneyline was hovering in the range of -177 for the Atlanta Braves in this one over at TopBet. The over under number was sitting near 7.5 at 5Dimes.

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Computer Prediction: Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Pick

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4-3.4 win for the Braves. A 4-3.4 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.

Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Atlanta Braves bring a 53-44 record to the battle against the 43-54 Phillies. 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.

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How Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Stats Matchup

At the plate, Atlanta owns the No. 21 ranking for hits at 8.42 per game. By contrast, the Philadelphia Phillies are rated No. 26 in the same category at 8.25 per game.

Defensively, Philadelphia features the No. 26-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.57 runs per game. Atlanta, meanwhile, comes in at No. 22 at home, scoring 3.76 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Philadelphia was a 2-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Braves. They won as -105 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors. Philadelphia got the job done in their last match in a 2-1 victory over Atlanta on Saturday at Turner Field behind starter Cole Hamels.

Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends

Philadelphia is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Philadelphia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Atlanta
Atlanta is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
Atlanta is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Philadelphia

Next Betting Matchups

Philadelphia home to San Francisco, Monday, July 21st
Atlanta home to Miami, Monday, July 21st