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San Diego Padres vs Atlanta Braves 07/19/2021 Betting Picks, Predictions and MLB Preview
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San Diego Padres vs Atlanta Braves 07/19/2021 – San Diego Padres will take the road to Truist Park in Cumberland, Georgia as they square off against Atlanta Braves in an opening game of a three-game series. With a 55-41 record on the season, the Padres are holding the third spot in the NL West Division play. Atlanta Braves won 45 and dropped 47 games in return keeping them two games behind the .500 mark. Both teams are sitting at the third position in their respective divisions. The best sports gambling site has predicted a winner based on the odds and lines of this exciting game.
San Diego Padres vs Atlanta Braves 07/19/2021
San Diego Padres
The San Diego Padres are trailing the Dodgers at the third spot and they enter this game with a losing record. In their last three games alone, the Padres have smashed a total of 41 runs from the plate. Last night, they gave up eight runs to the Nationals and scored just seven in return. Yu Darvish will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. Darvish is holding an ERA of 3.09 with 125 Ks in the span of 105 innings. The talented pitcher has walked 24 opponents and surrendered 13 home runs on the season.
Players to watch: J. Cronenworth 2B (GP 94, AB 353, R 64, H 100, 2B 21, 3B 4, HR 13, RBI 40, TB 168, BB 35, SO 58, SB 4, AVG 0.283, OBP 0.355, SLG 0.476, OPS 0.831, WAR 3.9), M. Machado 3B (GP 88, AB 315, R 58, H 87, 2B 16, 3B 2, HR 16, RBI 65, TB 155, BB 44, SO 61, SB 9, AVG 0.276, OBP 0.36, SLG 0.492, OPS 0.852, WAR 3.2).
The Braves are still battling to make it past the Phillies in the second spot. Atlanta lost against Tampa Bay in their last game with a final score of 7-5. The Braves have scored a total of 20 runs in their last three games. Kyle Muller will get the nod as their starting pitcher in this game. Muller is holding a 1-2 record on the season with an ERA of 3.45. The southpaw has a total of 20 strikeouts on the season. Atlanta will need more power from the plate if they want to win this game.
Players to watch: O. Albies 2B (GP 90, AB 349, R 55, H 91, 2B 27, 3B 5, HR 15, RBI 63, TB 173, BB 30, SO 70, SB 13, AVG 0.261, OBP 0.322, SLG 0.496, OPS 0.818, WAR 2), D. Swanson SS (GP 92, AB 344, R 41, H 82, 2B 21, 3B 2, HR 16, RBI 42, TB 155, BB 26, SO 103, SB 6, AVG 0.238, OBP 0.295, SLG 0.451, OPS 0.746, WAR 0.7).
San Diego Padres vs Atlanta Braves Betting Numbers
San Diego Padres
The total has gone OVER in 8 of San Diego’s last 11 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 5 games.
San Diego Padres vs Atlanta Braves Betting Picks
The mlb betting predictions favor the Padres to win this game and cover the spread. San Diego Padres will have a better chance with Muller as their opponent pitcher. Look for the Padres to rebound from their last defeat.
Score Prediction: Padres 5, Braves 2.