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The Philadelphia Phillies and the Atlanta Braves will meet on the field at Turner Field on Monday in a battle of division rivals.
Cole Hamels will be the starting pitcher for the Phillies on this day. Lefthander Hamels is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
The Braves will counter Hamels with Tim Hudson. Righthander Hudson has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
In their last action, Philadelphia was a 5-1 loser on the road against the Nationals. Bettors on Washington at -103 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 6-3 loser as they battled the Cardinals at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Cardinals at +158 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Philadelphia: 0-0 SU
Atlanta: 0-0 SU
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Monday are 9-1
Before playing Atlanta are 7-3
After playing Washington are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After playing St. Louis are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games on the road
Philadelphia is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Philadelphia is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
Atlanta is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
Atlanta is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 18 of Atlanta's last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 7 games
Atlanta home to Philadelphia, Wednesday, April 3