Philadelphia sends Jonathan Pettibone vs Kris Medlen in Phillies vs Braves game

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July 7, 1:35 PM | GrassCitizens Bank Park

Atlanta Braves vs Philadelphia Phillies Odds

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The Philadelphia Phillies battle the visiting Atlanta Braves on Sunday in MLB betting action at Citizens Bank Park.

It's a pitching duel between Jonathan Pettibone for the Phillies (4-3 on the year) and Kris Medlen for Atlanta (6-7 so far).

View Atlanta vs Philadelphia Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
On the MLB moneyline for this matchup, Philadelphia sat as +106 underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada. The total was set at 8, according to 5Dimes.

Power Rankings:
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the National League No. 12-ranked Phillies and the National League No. 8-rated Braves in this matchup.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Braves rank No. 9 in the National League at 8.4 hits per game. That compares with Philadelphia’s No. 6 ranking in that category.

Comparing defensive stats, Atlanta owns the National League's No. 5-rated road mark, allowing 3.9 runs per game on the highway. Philadelphia, on the other hand, rates No. 7 in scoring at home.

Atlanta was a 13-4 winner in its last match on the road against the Phillies. They won as -120 favorites, while the total score of 17 made winners of OVER bettors. The Braves grabbed a win last time out, defeating Kyle Kendrick and the Phillies 13-4 on Saturday at Citizens Bank Park.

Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Miami are 8-2
After playing Philadelphia are 8-2
After a win are 6-4

Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

A few Braves at Phillies trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
Atlanta is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
Atlanta is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Philadelphia's last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing Atlanta
Philadelphia is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home

Next up:
Atlanta at Miami, Monday, July 8
Philadelphia home to Washington, Monday, July 8

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