Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves 05/08/2021 Result, Odds and Picks
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Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves 05/08/2021 – An NL East Division play is all set to get underway as the Philadelphia Phillies take on Atlanta Braves from Truist Park in Atlanta, Georgia. The Phillies enter this game holding the top spot in the NL East Division. Philadelphia has dominated their opponents and is already a major threat. Atlanta Braves will enter this game holding the fourth spot in the NL East Division play. The Braves are ahead of the Nationals and are two games behind the .500 mark. The baseball parlays today have a predicted winner based on the recent betting trends and odds.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves 05/08/2021
The Philadelphia Phillies are riding a hot five-game winning streak and are now holding an 18-15 record on the season. Philadelphia swept the Brewers in their last three-game series and they took the Braves in their series opener. The Phillies smashed 12 runs and the plate and restricted the Braves to just two with their powerful performance. Philadelphia is all set to turn in Vince Velasquez as their starting pitcher in this game. Velasquez is holding a 1-0 record with an ERA of 4.91 on the season.
Players to watch: R. Hoskins 1B (GP 32, AB 124, R 21, H 30, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 8, RBI 18, TB 63, BB 8, SO 42, SB 1, AVG 0.242, OBP 0.288, SLG 0.508, OPS 0.796, WAR 0.5), A. Bohm 3B (GP 32, AB 114, R 14, H 25, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 16, TB 40, BB 6, SO 33, SB 2, AVG 0.219, OBP 0.25, SLG 0.351, OPS 0.601, WAR -0.5).
The Braves will enter this game holding a 15-17 record on the season. Atlanta Braves are way behind opponents and they need to make up for their loss. The Braves were unable to do much from the plate in their last game while their pitching unit equally struggled to prevent the Phillies from scoring. Atlanta will turn in Ian Anderson as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 2-1 record on the season with an ERA of 3.27.
Players to watch: M. Ozuna LF (GP 31, AB 121, R 12, H 25, 2B 3, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 20, TB 40, BB 12, SO 31, SB 0, AVG 0.207, OBP 0.284, SLG 0.331, OPS 0.614, WAR -0.3), D. Swanson SS (GP 31, AB 113, R 7, H 23, 2B 5, 3B 1, HR 2, RBI 7, TB 36, BB 9, SO 37, SB 1, AVG 0.204, OBP 0.28, SLG 0.319, OPS 0.599, WAR 0).
Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia’s last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 5 games.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Atlanta Braves Betting Picks
According to the best online betting website, the lines are intact for the Phillies to continue their success and win against the Braves. Atlanta seems to be weak at the plate with their weak overall performance. Back the Phillies to win and cover.
Score Prediction: Phillies 6, Braves 2.