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The Atlanta Braves and the New York Mets will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Citi Field.
Righthander Kris Medlen will take the mound for the Braves to start this game. Medlen is 6-9 this season with a 3.64 ERA.
It'll be Carlos Torres toeing the rubber for the Mets in this contest. Righthander Torres is 0-0 with a 1.80 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Mets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Braves at -131 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Atlanta: 56-43 SU
New York: 43-52 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing NY Mets are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
New York most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing Atlanta are 7-3
After a loss are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Atlanta's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
Atlanta is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Mets's last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 12 of NY Mets's last 18 games
NY Mets home to Atlanta, Wednesday, July 24