Philadelphia Phillies vs. Atlanta Braves Free MLB Picks

September 2, 2012


If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Sunday when the Philadelphia Phillies and the Atlanta Braves meet at Turner Field.
The Phillies will trot Cole Hamels out to the mound in this one. Lefthander Hamels has a 14-6 record and a 2.99 ERA this season.
The Braves will counter Hamels with Paul Maholm. Lefthander Maholm has a 3.46 ERA to go along with a 11-9 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Phillies listed as 110-moneyline favorites versus the Braves, while the game’s total is sitting at 7.
In their last action, Philadelphia was a 5-1 winner on the road against the Braves. Bettors on Philadelphia at -101 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Current streak:
Philadelphia has won 3 straight games.
Atlanta has lost 3 straight games.

Team records:
Philadelphia: 64-69 SU
Atlanta: 74-59 SU

Philadelphia most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Cincinnati are 6-4
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a win are 7-3

Atlanta most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Philadelphia are 8-2
After a loss are 4-6

A few trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 5 games on the road
Philadelphia is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Philadelphia’s last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Atlanta’s last 15 games at home
Atlanta is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Atlanta’s last 19 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Atlanta’s last 9 games when playing Philadelphia

Next up:
Philadelphia at Cincinnati, Monday, September 3
Atlanta home to Colorado, Monday, September 3

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