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Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Atlanta Braves

The Los Angeles Dodgers and the Atlanta Braves will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Turner Field.

Lefthander Chris Capuano will take the mound for the Dodgers to start this game. Capuano is 1-2 this season with a 8.03 ERA.

It'll be Kris Medlen toeing the rubber for the Braves in this contest. Righthander Medlen is 1-5 with a 3.44 ERA so far this season.

Los Angeles was an 8-5 loser in its last match on the road against the Braves. They lost as +118 underdogs, while the total score of 13 made winners of OVER bettors.

Team records:
Los Angeles: 17-23 SU
Atlanta: 23-18 SU

Los Angeles most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Atlanta are 6-4
After playing Atlanta are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7

Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing Atlanta
LA Dodgers are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers's last 6 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 15 of LA Dodgers's last 23 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Atlanta's last 13 games
Atlanta is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games at home

Next up:
Atlanta home to LA Dodgers, Sunday, May 19