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The fans at Turner Field will be treated to a game between the Cincinnati Reds and the Atlanta Braves when they take their seats on Saturday.
Righthander Homer Bailey will take the mound for the Reds to start this game. Bailey is 5-7 this season with a 3.70 ERA.
It'll be Mike Minor toeing the rubber for the Braves in this contest. Lefthander Minor is 8-4 with a 3.05 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Cincinnati, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Braves on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Reds at +118 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Cincinnati: 52-41 SU
Atlanta: 53-40 SU
Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Atlanta are 8-2
After playing Atlanta are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After playing Cincinnati are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cincinnati's last 5 games when playing Atlanta
Cincinnati is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Atlanta's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing Cincinnati
Atlanta is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games at home
Atlanta is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Cincinnati
Atlanta home to Cincinnati, Sunday, July 14