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The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Atlanta Braves will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Turner Field.
The Diamondbacks will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Randall Delgado in this game. Delgado has a 0-1 record and a 3.75 ERA this season.
Delgado's opponent in this one will be Julio Teheran. The Braves righthander has a 3.32 ERA to go along with a 5-4 record this season.
Arizona won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Nationals on June 27. Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks at +131 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Royals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Royals at +115 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Arizona: 42-36 SU
Atlanta: 45-34 SU
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 2-8
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Arizona are 7-3
After playing Kansas City are 3-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Arizona's last 15 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Arizona's last 11 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 6 games on the road
Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games
Atlanta is 17-6 SU in its last 23 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Atlanta's last 11 games when playing at home against Arizona
Atlanta home to Arizona, Saturday, June 29