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Atlanta Braves vs San Diego Padres Odds
The Atlanta Braves will look to grab a road win when they take on the Padres in San Diego at PETCO Park on Monday in baseball odds action.
Jason Marquis will take the mound for San Diego, and he'll carry a 7-2 record into the contest. Julio Teheran gets the ball for Atlanta; he's 4-2 so far this season.
The Padres - Braves odds would favor the Braves if the lines were set according to our power ranks. San Diego is rated No. 15 in the current National League Odds Shark poll, while Atlanta is at No. 9 in the National League.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up San Diego's No. 7 ranked National League offense (4.2 runs per game) against a Braves defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 1 in the National League at 3.4 runs allowed per game. The Padres have been averaging 8.6 hits per game, more than the Braves have managed so far this season (8.2 hits on average).
Atlanta brings the National League's No. 1-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Padres' league No. 13-ranked defense.
Atlanta won its last outing, an 8-1 result against the Dodgers on June 9. Bettors who backed the Braves at -167 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Braves enjoyed an 8-1 victory at the expense of the Dodgers on Sunday, with Mike Minor throwing 6 innings of 6-hit ball at Dodger Stadium.
The Padres were an 8-7 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rockies. That made winners of bettors who got Colorado at -172 on the moneyline, while the total score (15) was good news for OVER bettors. San Diego lost a tight one on Sunday, seeing the game get away from them in extra innings and falling by an 8-7 score against Colorado at Coors Field.
Atlanta Braves Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 6-4
After playing LA Dodgers are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few Braves at Padres trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Atlanta's last 8 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
Atlanta is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 18 of Atlanta's last 25 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of San Diego's last 8 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 18 of San Diego's last 25 games when playing at home against Atlanta
San Diego is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games at home
Atlanta at San Diego, Tuesday, June 11