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Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/19/2021 Game 3 Preview National League Division Series
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Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/19/2021 – The Atlanta Braves are all set to take on the Los Angeles Dodgers from the Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California. The Braves have already taken a two-game lead ahead of the Dodgers and are just two games away from reaching the World Series. The Dodgers are currently in a tough position and they need to make up for their loss before the Braves move closer to their dream. The MLB NLCS picks are intact for the Dodgers to rebound in this game and make up for their previous loss. The Los Angeles Dodgers are playing this game at home and they have all the required support to take out the Braves.
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers 10/19/2021
The Atlanta Braves took an easy lead against the Dodgers at their home field. The Braves need to win just two of their five remaining games on the series. In their last game, they smashed five runs and gave up four to the Dodgers. Eddie Rosario smashed a walk-off single that put the Braves ahead. Charlie Morton will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Morton is holding a 14-6 record on the season with an ERA of 3.34. The 37-year-old pitcher has struck out a total of 216 opponent hitters.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 2B (GP 6, AB 25, R 3, H 7, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 2, TB 9, BB 0, SO 5, SB 1, AVG 0.28, OBP 0.28, SLG 0.36, OPS 0.64, WAR 0), Eddie Rosario LF * (GP 6, AB 22, R 2, H 9, 2B 0, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 3, TB 9, BB 1, SO 2, SB 1, AVG 0.409, OBP 0.435, SLG 0.409, OPS 0.844, WAR 0).
Los Angeles Dodgers
The Dodgers are currently in a tight spot as they need to win this game against the Braves. Los Angeles was unable to protect their lead against the Braves in the eighth inning. Corey Seager put the Dodgers on the board with a two-run blast in the first inning. Los Angeles will turn Walker Buehler to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 16-4 record on the season with an ERA of 2.47. In his last game, Buehler gave up one run in four-plus innings that led to a victory against the Giants.
Players to watch: Trea Turner 2B * (GP 8, AB 35, R 1, H 7, 2B 2, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 1, TB 9, BB 0, SO 9, SB 1, AVG 0.2, OBP 0.2, SLG 0.257, OPS 0.457, WAR 0), Corey Seager SS (GP 8, AB 32, R 3, H 7, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 4, TB 13, BB 3, SO 7, SB 0, AVG 0.219, OBP 0.286, SLG 0.406, OPS 0.692, WAR 0).
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 7 games.
Los Angeles Dodgers
LA Dodgers are 11-4 SU in their last 15 games.
Atlanta Braves vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Picks
The Dodgers have the key to success in this game with Buehler in this game as their starter. The MLB postseason predictions are back in favor of the Dodgers to take out the Braves. The Dodgers have a strong offensive unit that will outscore the Braves.
Score Prediction: Dodgers 4, Braves 1.