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Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/12/2020 Previews, MLB Spread and Game Analysis
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Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/12/2020 – Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers are all set to open their first game of a seven-game series from Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. The Braves are coming off a big victory against Miami Marlins in their best of five series. Atlanta took out some of those tough teams to make it to this stage. The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres with ease in their best of five and they are all set to cause some serious damage against Atlanta. The Dodgers have been the only team to win the most number of games this season. The mlb betting odds are up and running as these teams battle for the National League Championship.
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/12/2020
The Atlanta Braves knocked out the Miami Marlins in their first three games. The Braves scored a total of 18 runs in their last three games and gave up just five runs to the opponent. Atlanta seems to have a balanced unit that has helped them to come a long way. In their regular season, the Braves won 35 games and clinched the NL East Division championship title. Freddie Freeman is the bright spot for his team with 53 runs and a batting clip of .341. Atlanta will turn in Max Fried as their starting pitcher against the Dodgers. The southpaw held an impressive 7-0 record in the regular season with an ERA of 2.25.
Players to watch: M. Ozuna DH (GP 5 AB 22 R 4 H 5 2B 1 3B 0 HR 1 RBI 5 TB 9 BB 0 SO 10 SB 0 AVG 0.227 OBP 0.227 SLG 0.409 OPS 0.636 WAR 0), R. Acuna Jr. CF (GP 5 AB 22 R 4 H 6 2B 2 3B 0 HR 1 RBI 2 TB 11 BB 2 SO 11 SB 2 AVG 0.273 OBP 0.36 SLG 0.5 OPS 0.86 WAR 0).
Los Angeles Dodgers
The Los Angeles Dodgers have been a powerhouse in scoring and they secured the best record in the regular season. The Dodgers won 43 of their 60 games and they seem to be heading towards the World Series title. The Dodgers are on a five-game winning streak this postseason. Corey Seager is the leading batsman with a batting clip of .307. Seager has 43 RBIs and he’s all set to cause damage in this game. Walker Buehler will be delivered to the mound as their starting pitcher. Buehler holds a 1-0 postseason record with an ERA of 3.44. In his last outing, Buehler gave up one run to the Padres and took out eight opponent hitters in four innings.
Players to watch: M. Betts RF (GP 5 AB 19 R 6 H 7 2B 5 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 4 TB 12 BB 3 SO 5 SB 1 AVG 0.368 OBP 0.435 SLG 0.632 OPS 1.066 WAR 0). C. Bellinger CF (GP C. Bellinger CF AB 5 R 19 H 2 2B 6 3B 0 HR 1 RBI 1 TB 5 BB 11 SO 2 SB 5 AVG 0 OBP 0.316 SLG 0.381 OPS 0.579 WAR 0.96).
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 5 games.
Los Angeles Dodgers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers’ last 6 games.
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Picks
The Dodgers are holding the top spot in runs scored this season, but the Braves are holding the top spot in OPS. Both teams have been equally strong and the baseball betting trends are in favor of the Atlanta Braves.
Score Prediction: Atlanta Braves 4, Los Angeles Dodgers 3.