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The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Atlanta Braves will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Turner Field.
Ian Kennedy will be the starting pitcher for the Diamondbacks on this day. Righthander Kennedy is 3-4 this season with a 5.21 ERA.
It'll be Tim Hudson toeing the rubber for the Braves in this contest. Righthander Hudson is 4-7 with a 4.10 ERA so far this season.
The Diamondbacks were a 3-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Braves. That made winners of bettors who got Atlanta at -170 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Arizona: 42-37 SU
Atlanta: 46-34 SU
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 3-7
After playing Atlanta are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing Arizona are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Arizona's last 16 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Arizona's last 12 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
Atlanta is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Atlanta's last 7 games
Atlanta is 18-6 SU in its last 24 games at home
Atlanta is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games when playing Arizona
Atlanta home to Arizona, Sunday, June 30