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Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks 09/22/2021 Analysis, Baseball Tips and Forecast
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Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks 09/22/2021 – An unbalanced series will continue between Atlanta Braves and Arizona Diamondbacks to square off from Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. The Braves have held their top position in the NL East Division ahead of the Phillies. Atlanta is trying for the playoffs, but they are just a few steps away from winning the division. The Arizona Diamondbacks are trying not to be the worst team with their terrible record. The Diamondbacks and Orioles have the same record and might just finish last in the majors. The MLB braves predictions have all the details about this game available online.
Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks 09/22/2021
The Atlanta Braves went deep from the plate in their last two games by scoring a total of 17 runs. The Braves defeated the Diamondbacks in their previous game with a final score of 6-1. Atlanta won 79 and dropped 70 games, keeping them nine games ahead of the .500 mark. The Braves are close to three games ahead of the Phillies in the second. Ian Anderson will get the ball here as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 7-5 record on the season with an ERA of 3.75 and 114 Ks in total. Anderson has been a decent pitcher for the Braves, but they will need support from the plate.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 2B (GP 144, AB 579, R 92, H 148, 2B 35, 3B 6, HR 28, RBI 95, TB 279, BB 46, SO 121, SB 17, AVG 0.256, OBP 0.311, SLG 0.482, OPS 0.793, WAR 3), Freddie Freeman 1B (GP 147, AB 557, R 111, H 167, 2B 23, 3B 2, HR 30, RBI 80, TB 284, BB 77, SO 96, SB 8, AVG 0.3, OBP 0.39, SLG 0.51, OPS 0.9, WAR 4.1).
The Diamondbacks have nothing to lose as they are eliminated from the playoffs. The Diamondbacks can probably do their best to play their spoiler for other teams or continue their battle with the Orioles. Arizona won 48 and dropped 103 games on the season. Merrill Kelly will get the ball as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 7-10 record on the season with an ERA of 4.41, 119 Ks, and 35 BBs. The Diamondbacks lack proper support from the plate, use and they have plenty of room to improve from the pitching end.
Players to watch: Pavin Smith 1B (GP 134, AB 474, R 64, H 126, 2B 26, 3B 4, HR 11, RBI 47, TB 193, BB 38, SO 97, SB 1, AVG 0.266, OBP 0.325, SLG 0.407, OPS 0.732, WAR 0), David Peralta LF (GP 139, AB 457, R 55, H 119, 2B 28, 3B 8, HR 8, RBI 58, TB 187, BB 42, SO 87, SB 2, AVG 0.26, OBP 0.326, SLG 0.409, OPS 0.735, WAR 1).
Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Arizona’s last 17 games.
Atlanta Braves vs Arizona Diamondbacks Betting Picks
The Braves will ensure to maintain their lead against a weak Arizona team to build their impressive record of the season. The baseball odds are intact for Atlanta to win this game and cover the spread with the score going over.
Score Prediction: Braves 9, Diamondbacks 3.