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Cleveland Indians vs. Atlanta Braves

The Cleveland Indians and the Atlanta Braves will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Turner Field.

The Indians will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Danny Salazar in this game. Salazar has a 1-1 record and a 3.52 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Alex Wood who starts for the Braves. Lefthander Wood is 2-1 with a 2.56 ERA so far this season.

Last time out for Cleveland, they were a 3-1 winner as they battled the Twins at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Indians at -162 were rewarded, while the 4 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

In their last action, Atlanta was a 5-2 winner on the road against the Cardinals. Bettors on Atlanta at +114 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Current streak:
Cleveland has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
Cleveland: 71-59 SU
Atlanta: 78-52 SU

Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Atlanta are 2-4
After playing Minnesota are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Cleveland are 3-3
After playing St. Louis are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
Cleveland is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 6 games
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cleveland's last 11 games on the road
Atlanta is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
Atlanta is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games at home

Next up:
Atlanta home to Cleveland, Wednesday, August 28