Atlanta Braves vs San Francisco Giants Betting Odds
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Atlanta Braves vs San Francisco Giants Match Preview and Free Picks
The Atlanta Braves are creeping closer to the National League East title and look to take advantage of a sinking team again on Tuesday, when they visit the San Francisco Giants for the middle contest of their three-game set. Atlanta posted a 4-1 victory in the series opener to increase its division lead over Philadelphia to five games.
The Braves are 4-1 on their seven-game road trip as they move closer to securing their first division crown since 2013. Kurt Suzuki went 3-for-3 with an RBI in Monday's victory and is 11-for-26 with three homers, three doubles and eight RBIs over his last 11 contests.
San Francisco has suffered nine consecutive losses to match its worst skid since 2006 and has scored three runs or fewer in eight of the setbacks. The Giants notched three hits in the series opener, leaving just two runners on base.
Atlanta Braves vs San Francisco Giants Starting Pitchers Report
Braves RH Mike Foltynewicz (10-9, 2.75 ERA): Foltynewicz is 0-2 with a 2.16 ERA over his last four starts despite allowing fewer than two runs three times during that stretch. The 26-year-old is 6-6 with a 2.71 ERA in 13 road starts while limiting opponents to a .208 batting average. Foltynewicz is 2-3 with a 5.35 ERA in six career starts against the Giants, including a no-decision on May 4 in which he gave up six runs and nine hits over five frames.
Giants LH Andrew Suarez (6-10, 4.33): Suarez lost to Colorado in his last turn as he surrendered five runs and six hits - three homers by Trevor Story - over six innings. Suarez, who turns 26 on Tuesday, was superb while winning his previous two turns as he allowed five hits over 14 scoreless frames. The rookie earned his first major-league win on May 6, when he gave up one unearned run and seven hits over 5 1/3 innings against the Braves.
Atlanta Braves Betting Odds Trends
|Atlanta is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games|
|Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta's last 6 games|
|Atlanta is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road|
|Atlanta is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road|
|The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games on the road|
|The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Atlanta's last 12 games on the road|
|Atlanta is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing San Francisco|
San Francisco Giants Betting Odds Trends
|San Francisco is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games|
|San Francisco is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games|
|The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Francisco's last 6 games|
|San Francisco is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home|
|San Francisco is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home|
|The total has gone UNDER in 8 of San Francisco's last 9 games at home|
|San Francisco is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Atlanta|
Atlanta at San Francisco Wednesday, September 12