Atlanta Braves vs St. Louis Cardinals Betting Odds Analysis, Lines and Pick

St. Louis Cardinals

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Atlanta Braves
Monday, May 05, 2014 7:10 PM ET
Turner Field

The Atlanta Braves will try to be nasty hosts on Monday when the St. Louis Cardinals pay a visit to Turner Field.

Atlanta hands the ball to starter Aaron Harang in this one and he'll try to improve on his 3-2 mark on the year. St. Louis counters with Shelby Miller, who will try to quiet the fans and the Braves bats at the same time.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Atlanta Braves Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to pick the Atlanta Braves in this matchup found them as -112 favorites on the MLB money line at BetDSI. Betting the over under instead? It was 7.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at BetOnline.

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Computer Prediction: St. Louis Cardinals vs Atlanta Braves Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 3.8-3.6 win for the Braves on Monday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Atlanta Braves Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Atlanta (17-13) will face the 16-16 Cardinals in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Atlanta vs St. Louis injuries news.

The Atlanta Braves vs St. Louis Cardinals odds would favor the Cardinals if the betting lines were set according to our power ranks. Atlanta is rated No. 10 in the current Odds Shark poll, while St. Louis is at No. 8.

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How St. Louis Cardinals vs Atlanta Braves Stats Matchup

At the plate, Atlanta owns the No. 25 ranking for hits at 7.93 per game. By contrast, the St. Louis Cardinals are rated No. 20 in the same category at 8.41 per game.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Atlanta has the No. 1-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Cardinals own the No. 2 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 5-4 winner as they battled the Cubs on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Cardinals at -129 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Cubs, a 5-4 final on Sunday in support of Lance Lynn at Wrigley Field.

Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Giants at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Giants at +115 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Atlanta suffered a 4-1 loss against San Francisco on Sunday, as Alex Wood wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Turner Field.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends

St. Louis is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 6 games
St. Louis is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of St. Louis's last 8 games on the road
Atlanta is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Atlanta's last 17 games
Atlanta is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 5 games at home

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