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The Atlanta Braves will be trying to extend a winning streak on Tuesday when they take on the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park.
Julio Teheran will be the starting pitcher for the Braves on this day. Righthander Teheran is 8-5 this season with a 3.02 ERA.
Teheran's opponent in this one will be Gio Gonzalez. The Nationals lefthander has a 3.57 ERA to go along with a 7-4 record this season.
The Braves were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Nationals. That made winners of bettors who got Atlanta at +107 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Atlanta has won 11 straight games.
Washington has lost 2 straight games.
Atlanta: 68-45 SU
Washington: 54-58 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Washington are 7-3
After playing Washington are 7-3
After a win are 10-0
Washington most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Atlanta are 2-8
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Washington
Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games
Washington is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games when playing at home against Atlanta
Washington home to Atlanta, Wednesday, August 7