Atlanta Braves vs Baltimore Orioles 08/20/2021 Forecast, Analysis and Odds
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Atlanta Braves vs Baltimore Orioles 08/20/2021 – An unbalanced game is all set to take place as the Atlanta Braves take on the Baltimore Orioles from Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Baltimore in Maryland. The Braves are at the top of the NL East Division play and they enter this game riding a six-game winning streak. Baltimore Orioles are at the bottom of the AL East Division play with the worst record in the majors. The Orioles were unable to do much this year as the baseball odds were not in their favor. Atlanta is all set to maintain their lead ahead of the Phillies in the NL East.
Atlanta Braves vs Baltimore Orioles 08/20/2021
The Atlanta Braves are all set to take out Baltimore in this three-game series. Atlanta won a total of 65 games and dropped 56 in return while remaining four games ahead of the Phillies in the second spot. Last night, they went deep from the plate and smashed 11 runs against the Marlins. From the pitching end, they restricted them to nine. The Braves will turn Max Fried to the mound as their starter in this game. Fried is holding an ERA of 3.78 with 113 Ks and a 10-7 record on the season. The southpaw has been a decent pitcher for the Braves this season.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 2B (GP 119, AB 471, R 78, H 122, 2B 31, 3B 6, HR 22, RBI 84, TB 231, BB 42, SO 96, SB 16, AVG 0.259, OBP 0.321, SLG 0.49, OPS 0.812, WAR 2.6), Dansby Swanson SS (GP 121, AB 460, R 65, H 122, 2B 28, 3B 2, HR 24, RBI 72, TB 226, BB 33, SO 123, SB 9, AVG 0.265, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.491, OPS 0.809, WAR 1.8).
The Baltimore Orioles are coming into this game with the worst 38-82 record. The Orioles are way behind the Blue Jays and their postseason dream looks shattered. Baltimore dropped their last game against Tampa Bay after giving up seven runs and scored just two in return. The Orioles are riding a miserable 16-game losing streak. Baltimore will turn in Keegan Akin to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. The southpaw has been struggling to make ends meet with a 0-7 record and an ERA of 8.13.
Players to watch: Cedric Mullins CF (GP 117, AB 452, R 69, H 142, 2B 29, 3B 4, HR 21, RBI 42, TB 242, BB 41, SO 92, SB 22, AVG 0.314, OBP 0.376, SLG 0.535, OPS 0.912, WAR 4.7), Trey Mancini RF (GP 114, AB 438, R 60, H 110, 2B 26, 3B 1, HR 20, RBI 62, TB 198, BB 37, SO 112, SB 0, AVG 0.251, OBP 0.316, SLG 0.452, OPS 0.768, WAR 0.9).
Atlanta Braves vs Baltimore Orioles Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Baltimore’s last 15 games.
Atlanta Braves vs Baltimore Orioles Betting Picks
The baseball betting sites have predicted the Braves to take out the Orioles with ease in this game. Atlanta holds the key to success with a powerful batting and pitching unit. As for Baltimore, they can only hope for a better season next year.
Score Prediction:: Braves 8, Orioles 2.