Braves Unbeaten at Suntrust Park
The Atlanta Braves battle the Washington Nationals at SunTrust Park on Tuesday Night. Rookie of the Year candidate Dansby Swanson had a walk-off single last night to give the Braves a come from behind win 5-4. The Braves swept 4-games from the San Diego Padres.
Max Scherzer will be the starting pitcher for the Nationals on this day. Right hander Scherzer is 1-1 this season with a 2.13 ERA. Scherzer has pitched well in both of his starts this season. He has a win at Philadelphia and a loss against St. Louis. In his most recent outing on April 12 against the Cardinals, Scherzer struck out 10 in six innings. He allowed three runs, only one of them earned.
Mike Foltynewicz will start for the Braves. Right hander Foltynewicz is 0-1 with a 6.35 ERA so far this season. Foltynewicz was skipped when his last turn in the rotation came up. The schedule provided additional off days and the team didn't require a fifth starter. He did not pitch well in his first start. It was in occasionally snowy conditions in Pittsburgh.
Oddsmakers opened the Nationals as -172-moneyline favorites versus the Braves, while the game's total opened at 7.5. The Nationals are now -190 on the moneline and the total has climbed to 8.
MLB Betting Trends
|Washington is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games|
|Washington is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games|
|Washington is 8-3 ATS in its last 11 games on the road|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games on the road|
|Washington is 16-4 SU in its last 20 games when playing Atlanta|
|The total has gone OVER in 13 of Washington's last 14 games when playing Atlanta|
|Washington is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Atlanta|
|Washington is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Atlanta|
|The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington's last 7 games when playing on the road against Atlanta|
|Atlanta is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games|
|Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games|
|The total has gone OVER in 8 of Atlanta's last 10 games|
|Atlanta is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home|
|Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home|
|The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Atlanta's last 8 games at home|
|Atlanta is 4-16 SU in its last 20 games when playing Washington|
|The total has gone OVER in 13 of Atlanta's last 14 games when playing Washington|
|Atlanta is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games when playing at home against Washington|
|Atlanta is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Washington|
|The total has gone OVER in 6 of Atlanta's last 7 games when playing at home against Washington|
Washington at Atlanta Wednesday, April 19
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