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The fans at Miller Park will be treated to a game between the Atlanta Braves and the Milwaukee Brewers when they take their seats on Sunday.
The Braves will trot Paul Maholm out to the mound in this one. Lefthander Maholm has a 7-6 record and a 3.57 ERA this season.
The Brewers will counter Maholm with Alfredo Figaro. Righthander Figaro has a 4.99 ERA to go along with a 1-1 record this season.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 2-0 loser on the road against the Brewers. Bettors on Milwaukee at +132 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Atlanta has lost 3 straight games.
Milwaukee has won 2 straight games.
Atlanta: 43-33 SU
Milwaukee: 31-42 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Kansas City are 6-2
After playing Milwaukee are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Chi Cubs are 9-1
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Atlanta's last 9 games on the road
Atlanta is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Atlanta
Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Atlanta at Kansas City, Tuesday, June 25
Milwaukee home to Chi Cubs, Tuesday, June 25