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Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/13/2020 Previews, Spread and Game Analysis
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Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/13/2020 – Atlanta Braves have been consistent with their success in the regular season while they managed to clinch the division title. The Braves are once again a major challenge in the postseason as they got past the Marlins and the Reds. The Los Angeles Dodgers are the only team with the best record in the majors. The Dodgers seem to be keen on getting the World Series title this season. However, they still need to deal with the Braves. The top online websites are up with the picks and predictions of this entertaining game.
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/13/2020
Atlanta Braves have come a long way this short MLB season. The Braves have defeated most of their opponents to get to this stage. Last night, Atlanta went deep from the plate when they smashed five runs and restricted the Dodgers to just one. The Braves were tied with the Dodgers 1-1 when Austin Riley went deep with a solo shot. Ozzie Albies and Austin Riley were the other players to contribute. Starting pitcher Max Fried took out nine opponent hitters in a span of six innings pitched. Atlanta will turn in Ian Anderson as their starting pitcher in this game. Anderson held a 3-2 record with an ERA of 1.95.
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 Dodgers might hold the best record in the majors, but they are up against a challenging Atlanta squad. Los Angeles is not an easy team to defeat and they are expected to rebound in their second game. The Dodgers seem to be having issues with their closer Kenley Jansen. Last night, Blake Treinen gave up three runs in the ninth inning to the Braves. Kiki Hernandez was the only player to smash a solo homer for his team. The Dodgers are turning toward Clayton Kershaw to take the mound in this game. Kershaw holds a 6-2 record with an ERA of 2.16.
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 5 AB 19 R 2 H 6 2B 0 3B 1 HR 1 RBI 5 TB 11 BB 2 SO 5 SB 0 AVG 0.316 OBP 0.381 SLG 0.579 OPS 0.96 WAR 0).
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Dodgers
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Picks
The Braves had success in their opening game, but the Dodgers will strike back with their Cy Young Award Winner on the mound. Clayton Kershaw will be at his best in this game. The baseball odds are in support of the Dodgers to win.
Score Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers 5, Atlanta Braves 3.