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Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins 07/09/2021 Forecast, Baseball Betting and Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins 07/09/2021 – Ranking at the bottom of the NL East with a 38-48, the Miami Marlins will face the Atlanta Braves at Loandepot Park for a weekend series. With a 42-44 the Braves are just two spots above the table and will be looking forward to continuing their winning success after their surge past the Pittsburgh Pirates in their last game. Having the home-ground advantage, the Miami Marlins have the online betting odds in their favor. The Marlins are now 10 games behind the .500 mark in the NL East Division.
Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins 07/09/2021
After winning five of their last eight games, the Atlanta Braves are looking forward to another victory tonight. With 107 strikeouts and a 3.91 ERA, Charlie Morton will take the ball for the Braces in this matchup. With 46 RBIs and 86 hits, Freddie Freeman is still the bright spot for the Braves but watch out for Ozzie Albies and Ronald Acuna Jr. who have a combined 111 RBIs. The Braves are 4.5 games behind the Mets at the top spot. Last night, Atlanta smashed 14 runs against the Pirates and gave up just three in return.
Players to watch: O. Albies 2B (GP 84, AB 323, R 51, H 85, 2B 24, 3B 5, HR 15, RBI 59, TB 164, BB 29, SO 64, SB 13, AVG 0.263, OBP 0.327, SLG 0.508, OPS 0.835, WAR 2.3), F. Freeman 1B (GP 85, AB 319, R 55, H 86, 2B 13, 3B 0, HR 17, RBI 46, TB 150, BB 52, SO 70, SB 4, AVG 0.27, OBP 0.376, SLG 0.47, OPS 0.846, WAR 1.2).
The Marlins will want to move up the ladder, currently being the last in the NL East. Right-handed Zach Thompson has a 2.25 ERA with 31 strikeouts this season. The 27-year-old who is relatively new to the majors currently ranks 11th and hence the Marlins latest pitching success. With 77 hits and 58 RBI, Jesus Aguilar leads the Marlins, reinforced by Miguel Rojas and Jazz Chisholm Jr. Out of 40 games at home, the Marlins have won 21 in total. Getting back on top is not going to be easy for Miami.
Players to watch: J. Aguilar 1B (GP 82, AB 287, R 28, H 77, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 14, RBI 58, TB 134, BB 27, SO 58, SB 0, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.328, SLG 0.467, OPS 0.795, WAR 1.1), A. Duvall LF (GP 77, AB 263, R 37, H 60, 2B 8, 3B 1, HR 19, RBI 60, TB 127, BB 17, SO 88, SB 5, AVG 0.228, OBP 0.275, SLG 0.483, OPS 0.758, WAR 1.8).
Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 7 games on the road.
Miami is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins Betting Picks
The best MLB betting has predicted the Miami Marlins to win at their home ground. With their offense showing considerable progress, the struggling Braves might have to put up a stronger fight.
Score Prediction: Miami Marlins 5, Atlanta Braves 2