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Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins 08/18/2021 Game Analysis, Baseball Tips and Forecast
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins 08/18/2021 – The NL East Division play will continue as the Atlanta Braves look forward to extending their success against the Miami Marlins in their second game of a three-game series. The best betting websites have predicted the Braves to reach the postseason or clinch the NL East Division play. Atlanta is sitting at the top while the Phillies trail behind by three games. The Braves are all set to maintain their lead and the Marlins will need to make use of their remaining games if they want to win. Miami has struggled this year and the odds to get to the postseason are too slim.
Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins 08/18/2021
The Atlanta Braves smashed two runs last night and restricted the Marlins to nothing. The Braves have won a total of 64 games after dropping 56 in return. Atlanta will deliver Charlie Morton to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Morton is holding an 11-4 record on the season with an ERA of 3.49, 115 Ks, and 46 BBs in total. Freddie Freeman is the leader with 26 home runs and 129 hits in total. When it comes to RBI’s Ozzie Albies has taken the lead with 86.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 2B (GP 116, AB 458, R 75, H 119, 2B 31, 3B 6, HR 22, RBI 80, TB 228, BB 40, SO 92, SB 15, AVG 0.26, OBP 0.321, SLG 0.498, OPS 0.819, WAR 2.5), Dansby Swanson SS (GP 118, AB 446, R 61, H 118, 2B 28, 3B 2, HR 24, RBI 70, TB 222, BB 32, SO 121, SB 9, AVG 0.265, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.498, OPS 0.815, WAR 1.7).
Miami Marlins have dropped further to a 51-69 record on the season. The Marlins have a weak batting unit and they need a strong pitcher on the mound to support them in most games. The Marlins will deliver Jesus Luzardo to the mound as their starter in this game. The southpaw is holding a 4-5 record on the season with an ERA of 7.52, and 53 Ks in total. Miguel Rojas is the leader in batting with an average of .275. Jesus Aguilar is the leader in home runs with 22 and RBIs with 84.
Players to watch: Jesus Aguilar 1B (GP 112, AB 390, R 45, H 105, 2B 20, 3B 0, HR 22, RBI 84, TB 191, BB 40, SO 80, SB 0, AVG 0.269, OBP 0.336, SLG 0.49, OPS 0.826, WAR 1.8), Miguel Rojas SS (GP 95, AB 357, R 53, H 98, 2B 25, 3B 3, HR 6, RBI 31, TB 147, BB 28, SO 56, SB 11, AVG 0.275, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.412, OPS 0.745, WAR 2.9).
Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Miami’s last 15 games.
Atlanta Braves vs Miami Marlins Betting Picks
The Marlins will have no chance against a powerful batting unit of Atlanta. Miami’s weak performance will keep them at the bottom of the list. Back the Braves to secure an easy victory with the mlb odds on their side.
Score Prediction: Marlins 9, Braves 3.