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|Atlanta Braves vs. Philadelphia Phillies|
A winning streak will be on the line for the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday when they battle the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park.
Paul Maholm will be the starting pitcher for the Braves on this day. Lefthander Maholm is 10-10 this season with a 4.41 ERA.
Maholm's opponent in this one will be Cole Hamels. The Phillies lefthander has a 3.50 ERA to go along with a 6-13 record this season.In their last action, Atlanta was a 6-5 loser on the road against the Phillies. Bettors on Philadelphia at +156 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (11) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Current streak:
Atlanta has lost 3 straight games.
Philadelphia has won 2 straight games.
Atlanta: 85-56 SU
Philadelphia: 65-77 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 9-1
Before playing Miami are 7-3
After playing Philadelphia are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Atlanta at Miami, Monday, September 9
Philadelphia home to San Diego, Tuesday, September 10