Washington Nationals vs Atlanta Braves in MLB Betting Odds
The Atlanta Braves will try to be nasty hosts on Saturday when the Washington Nationals 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 9-6 mark on the year. Washington counters with Tanner Roark, who will try to quiet the fans and the Braves bats at the same time.
Washington Nationals vs Atlanta Braves Opening Odds and Betting Line
The Washington Nationals were listed as 101 underdogs on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 7 before betting started earlier on Saturday over at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Washington Nationals vs Atlanta Braves Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4.5-3.8 result in favor of the Nationals. 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
59-56 Atlanta battles the Nationals, currently with a 62-52 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Atlanta vs Washington injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 16 (Atlanta Braves) and the No. 2 (Washington Nationals) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How Washington Nationals vs Atlanta Braves Stats Matchup
On offense, it's a battle between the Atlanta Braves and its No. 28-rated batting order, averaging 3.77 runs per nine innings, against the No. 11 lineup of the Washington Nationals at 4.21 runs per outing.
Defensively, Washington features the No. 9-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.75 runs per game. Atlanta, meanwhile, comes in at No. 17 at home, scoring 3.91 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Washington, they were a 7-6 loser as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at +108 were rewarded, while the 13 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Washington suffered a 7-6 loss against Atlanta on Friday, as Stephen Strasburg wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Turner Field.
Washington Nationals vs Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games
Washington is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 7 games on the road
Washington is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Atlanta
Atlanta is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Washington at Atlanta, Sunday, August 10th