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|Atlanta Braves vs. Philadelphia Phillies|
The Atlanta Braves and the Philadelphia Phillies will meet on the field at Citizens Bank Park on Monday in a battle of division rivals.
The Braves will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Ervin Santana in this game. Santana has a 1-0 record and a 0.00 ERA this season.
The Phillies will counter Santana with Fausto Carmona. Righthander Carmona has a 4.36 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.In their last action, Atlanta was a 10-2 winner at home against the Nationals. Bettors on Atlanta at +115 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (12) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. The Phillies were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Marlins. That made winners of bettors who got Philadelphia at -110 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors. Current streak:
Atlanta has won 3 straight games.
Philadelphia has won 3 straight games.
Atlanta: 8-4 SU
Philadelphia: 6-6 SU
Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Washington are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Monday are 9-1
Before playing Atlanta are 4-6
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Philadelphia home to Atlanta, Tuesday, April 15