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The New York Mets and the Atlanta Braves will meet on the field at Turner Field on Tuesday in a battle of division rivals.

Bartolo Colon will be the starting pitcher for the Mets on this day. Righthander Colon is 0-1 this season with a 4.50 ERA.

It'll be Aaron Harang toeing the rubber for the Braves in this contest. Righthander Harang is 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.

Last time out for New York, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Reds at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Reds at -103 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Last time out for Atlanta, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Nationals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Nationals at -106 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Team records:
New York: 2-4 SU
Atlanta: 4-2 SU

New York most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Atlanta are 4-6
After playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 9-1
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing Washington are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
NY Mets are 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Mets's last 13 games
NY Mets are 6-12 SU in its last 18 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
NY Mets are 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games at home
Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Atlanta is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home

Next up:
Atlanta home to NY Mets, Wednesday, April 9