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The Arizona Diamondbacks will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Monday when they take on the Atlanta Braves at Chase Field.
Lefthander Mike Minor will take the mound for the Braves to start this game. Minor is 4-2 this season with a 2.96 ERA.
The Diamondbacks will counter Minor with Wade Miley. Lefthander Miley has a 2.93 ERA to go along with a 3-1 record this season.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 5-1 loser on the road against the Giants. Bettors on San Francisco at -120 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Arizona was a 4-2 loser in its last match at home against the Phillies. They lost as -125 favorites, while the total score of 6 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Atlanta has lost 3 straight games.
Arizona has lost 2 straight games.
Atlanta: 21-16 SU
Arizona: 21-17 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 9-1
After playing San Francisco are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Atlanta are 1-9
After playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Atlanta's last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Atlanta's last 9 games
Atlanta is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 7 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games at home
Arizona is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona's last 7 games when playing Atlanta
Arizona home to Atlanta, Tuesday, May 14