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The Atlanta Braves and the New York Mets will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Citi Field.
Alex Wood will be the starting pitcher for the Braves on this day. Lefthander Wood is 2-1 this season with a 2.76 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Jonathon Niese who starts for the Mets. Lefthander Niese is 5-6 with a 4.25 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Atlanta was a 5-3 loser on the road against the Mets. Bettors on New York at +143 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
New York has won 2 straight games.
Atlanta: 76-49 SU
New York: 58-66 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing St. Louis are 6-4
After playing NY Mets are 3-7
After a loss are 9-1
New York most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 7-3
After playing Atlanta are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Atlanta is 19-4 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Atlanta's last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games on the road
NY Mets are 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Mets's last 7 games at home
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
NY Mets are 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Atlanta
Atlanta at St. Louis, Thursday, August 22
NY Mets home to Detroit, Friday, August 23