Atlanta Braves vs San Francisco Giants Betting Odds
San Francisco Giants
Atlanta Braves vs San Francisco Giants Match Preview and Free Picks
The Atlanta Braves have won a series in San Francisco for the first time since 2011 and look to complete a three-game sweep of the struggling Giants on Wednesday afternoon. Charlie Culberson belted a two-run homer on Tuesday as the Braves posted a 4-1 victory to improve to 5-1 on their seven-game road trip.
Atlanta's lead in the National League East grew by 1 1/2 games on Tuesday as Philadelphia dropped both ends of its doubleheader against Washington to fall 6 1/2 behind. Nick Markakis reached base three times on two hits and a walk Tuesday and is batting .341 in 41 at-bats this month.
The Giants have lost 10 straight contests for just the third time (1985 and 1996) since moving to San Francisco in 1958, and the franchise last lost 11 straight in 1951 while based in New York. The Giants recorded just two runs and nine hits in the first two games of the series and have scored three runs or fewer nine times during their skid.
Atlanta Braves vs San Francisco Giants Starting Pitchers Report
Braves RH Anibal Sanchez (6-5, 3.09 ERA): Sanchez struck out eight in five innings against Arizona in his last turn, when he gave up three runs and four hits in a no-decision. The 34-year-old has performed well on the road, going 5-2 with a 3.07 ERA, 1.07 WHIP and .204 opponents' batting average in 11 starts. Sanchez is 4-1 with a 2.13 ERA in six career starts against San Francisco.
Giants LH Derek Holland (7-8, 3.54): Holland settled for a no-decision against Milwaukee last time out after giving up two runs on two hits and five walks over six innings. The 31-year-old has posted a 1.61 ERA over his last five outings but only has a 1-0 record to show for his efforts. Holland's lone appearance against the Braves came on Sept. 12, 2014, when he gave up one run and eight hits in seven innings of a no-decision while with Texas.
Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends
|Atlanta is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games|
|Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 7 games|
|Atlanta is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road|
|Atlanta is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road|
|The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 6 games on the road|
|The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Atlanta's last 13 games on the road|
|Atlanta is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing San Francisco|
San Francisco Giants Betting Odds Trends
|San Francisco is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games|
|San Francisco is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games|
|The total has gone UNDER in 6 of San Francisco's last 7 games|
|San Francisco is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games at home|
|San Francisco is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home|
|The total has gone UNDER in 9 of San Francisco's last 10 games at home|
|San Francisco is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Atlanta|