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Atlanta Braves vs Pittsburgh Pirates 07/06/2021 Baseball Betting, Analysis and Odds
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Atlanta Braves vs Pittsburgh Pirates 07/06/2021 – Atlanta Braves have are back in the race as they secured the second spot in the NL East Division play. The Braves are now trailing the Mets and they remain ahead of the Nationals. Atlanta will look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. The Pirates took to a good start against the Braves in their series opener, but they remain at the bottom of the NL Central Division play. Pittsburgh Pirates are weak as they remain 11 games behind the Cardinals in the fourth. The latest mlb betting lines are available online as these teams battling in an exciting game.
Atlanta Braves vs Pittsburgh Pirates 07/06/2021
Atlanta Braves are coming off a humiliating defeat after giving up 11 runs and scoring just one in return. The Braves will need to work on their defense if they need to get past stronger teams. The Braves have won 41 and dropped 43 in return Atlanta is three-plus games behind the Mets in the top position. Ian Anderson will take the nod in this game as their starting pitcher. The righty is holding an ERA of 3.35 with a 5-4 record on the season. Atlanta has Ronald Acuna Jr. as their leading batsman with 23 home runs and a batting clip of .276.
Players to watch: O. Albies 2B (GP 81, AB 313, R 50, H 83, 2B 23, 3B 5, HR 15, RBI 59, TB 161, BB 28, SO 61, SB 13, AVG 0.265, OBP 0.329, SLG 0.514, OPS 0.843, WAR 2.2), F. Freeman 1B (GP 82, AB 306, R 54, H 82, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 17, RBI 46, TB 144, BB 52, SO 69, SB 4, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.377, SLG 0.471, OPS 0.847, WAR 1.3).
The Pirates are one of the worst teams with a terrible record. The Pirates have won 31 and dropped 53 in return. Pittsburgh will need to work on its overall performance to get past the Braves. Pittsburgh has Adam Frazier as their leading batsman with a batting clip of .321. Frazier is also the hits leader with 103 while Bryan Reynolds is the home run leader with 15. Chad Kuhl will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 2-5 record on the season with an ERA of 5.16.
Players to watch: A. Frazier 2B (GP 82, AB 321, R 50, H 103, 2B 24, 3B 4, HR 4, RBI 28, TB 147, BB 31, SO 38, SB 4, AVG 0.321, OBP 0.39, SLG 0.458, OPS 0.848, WAR 2.3), B. Reynolds LF (GP 80, AB 291, R 46, H 89, 2B 21, 3B 0, HR 15, RBI 46, TB 155, BB 38, SO 67, SB 3, AVG 0.306, OBP 0.392, SLG 0.533, OPS 0.924, WAR 3.6).
Atlanta Braves vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Numbers
Atlanta is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh’s last 5 games.
Atlanta Braves vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Picks
The Braves might have lost their first game but they have a strong pitcher for their second outing. The best online sportsbook favors Atlanta to win this game and get past the Pirates with ease.
Score Prediction: Braves 5, Pirates 2.