Braves vs. Phillies - 7/4/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Philadelphia Phillies (27-54) at Atlanta Braves (38-41)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, July 4, 2015 at 7:15 pm (Turner Field)
Kevin Correia vs. A Wood (5-5) (3.17)
The Line: Atlanta Braves -184 / Philadelphia Phillies +174 --- Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
The Philadelphia Phillies and Atlanta Braves play game two of their series Saturday night.
The Philadelphia Phillies look for a win to snap a five-game losing streak. The Phillies have scored 13 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The Phillies have split their last eight games when scoring more than three runs. Ben Revere leads Philadelphia with 90 hits and 21 RBI while Ryan Howard and Freddy Galvis have combined for 55 RBI. The Philadelphia Phillies have lost 10 of their last 12 road games. Kevin Correia gets the ball, and he’s 0-2 with a 3.60 ERA and 13 strikeouts this season. Correia is 4-3 with a 3.88 ERA and 32 strikeouts in his career against the Braves.
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The Atlanta Braves look to keep rolling after winning four of their last five games. The Braves have scored eight runs in their last three games and three or less runs in six of their last eight games. The Braves have split their last six games when scoring three or less runs. Nick Markakis leads Atlanta with 90 hits and 23 RBI while Freddie Freeman and Andrelton Simmons have combined for 70 RBI. The Atlanta Braves have won six of their last seven home games. Alex Wood takes the hill, and he’s 5-5 with a 3.17 ERA and 70 strikeouts this season. Wood is 2-2 with a 2.61 ERA and 30 strikeouts in his career against the Phillies.
The Phillies are 6-20 in their last 26 during game 2 of a series and 19-42 in their last 61 overall. The Braves are 8-17 in their last 25 games as a favorite and 1-5 in Woods last 6 home starts. The Braves are 1-4 in Woods last 5 starts vs. Phillies.
The Phillies have been unbackable all season long, even more so on the road. Stay far, far away from this team. The only play is the Braves, and the runline is your best bet to give your wager more value.