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The Washington Nationals and the Atlanta Braves will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Turner Field.
Lefthander Gio Gonzalez will take the mound for the Nationals to start this game. Gonzalez is 3-3 this season with a 3.90 ERA.
Gonzalez's opponent in this one will be Tim Hudson. The Braves righthander has a 5.37 ERA to go along with a 4-4 record this season.
Washington won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Braves on May 31. Bettors who backed the Nationals at -103 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Washington: 28-27 SU
Atlanta: 32-22 SU
Washington most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 2-8
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 8-2
After playing Washington are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing at home against Washington
Atlanta is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing Washington
Atlanta is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing Washington
Atlanta home to Washington, Sunday, June 2