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Atlanta Braves vs Colorado Rockies 09/03/2021 Predictions, MLB Preview and Spread
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Atlanta Braves vs Colorado Rockies 09/03/2021 – The Atlanta Braves are making good use of their opportunity to increase their record against a weak Colorado team. The Braves remain two games ahead of the Phillies while they continue to top the NL East Division play. The Colorado Rockies are stuck in fourth place in the NL West and reaching the playoffs are long gone. The Rockies are 10 games behind the Padres and are way ahead of the Diamondbacks. The MLB future win totals 2021 are intact for Atlanta to continue their success and get past the Rockies in their second game.
Atlanta Braves vs Colorado Rockies 09/03/2021
The Atlanta Braves improved their record to 71-62 after taking out the Rockies last night. The Braves scored six runs from the plate and restricted Colorado to five. Freddie Freeman takes the lead in batting with 72 RBIs and 145 hits in total. Ozzie Albies and Austin Riley are the other notable players from the plate. Huascar Ynoa will be sent to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Ynoa is holding a 4-4 record on the season with a decent ERA of 2.90 and 66 Ks in total. The talented pitcher will make his first appearance against the Rockies.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 2B (GP 129, AB 513, R 82, H 133, 2B 34, 3B 6, HR 23, RBI 86, TB 248, BB 42, SO 105, SB 17, AVG 0.259, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.483, OPS 0.8, WAR 2.8), Dansby Swanson SS (GP 132, AB 498, R 70, H 131, 2B 30, 3B 2, HR 26, RBI 78, TB 243, BB 39, SO 132, SB 9, AVG 0.263, OBP 0.319, SLG 0.488, OPS 0.807, WAR 2.3).
The Rockies did their best to defeat Atlanta but their pitching unit struggled to make ends meet. Colorado declined to 61-73 and they look to play their spoiler for the Braves. Raimel Tapia is the leader in RBIs with 45 and hits with 115. Ryan McMahon and Charlie Blackmon are the other notable players from the plate. Antonio Senzatela will take the nod here as their starting pitcher. Senzatela is holding an ERA of 4.18 with a terrible 3-9 record on the season. Overall, he has 87 Ks and seven Ks against the Braves in his career.
Players to watch: Ryan McMahon 2B (GP 124, AB 437, R 68, H 112, 2B 23, 3B 1, HR 20, RBI 68, TB 197, BB 45, SO 123, SB 4, AVG 0.256, OBP 0.327, SLG 0.451, OPS 0.778, WAR 3.7), Trevor Story SS (GP 119, AB 429, R 70, H 106, 2B 30, 3B 3, HR 18, RBI 62, TB 196, BB 42, SO 114, SB 17, AVG 0.247, OBP 0.326, SLG 0.457, OPS 0.783, WAR 2.4).
Atlanta Braves vs Colorado Rockies Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado’s last 7 games.
Atlanta Braves vs Colorado Rockies Betting Picks
The MLB Vegas odds have predicted the Braves to take out the Rockies with ease. Atlanta has a better starter on the mound and a strong batting unit that will get past Senzatela. Take the Braves to win and cover.
Score Prediction: Braves 6, Rockies 3.