Milwaukee Brewers (16-28) at Atlanta Braves (21-21)
|Date & Time||Sunday May 24, 2015, 1:35 PM (EDT)|
The Line: Atlanta Braves -105 / Milwaukee Brewers -105 --- Over/Under: 8
The Milwaukee Brewers and Atlanta Braves end their four-game series Sunday afternoon.
The Milwaukee Brewers look for a win after splitting their last six games. The Brewers have scored 14 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in six of their last eight games. The Brewers have lost five of their last six games when scoring three or less runs. Ryan Braun leads Milwaukee with 40 hits and 34 RBI while Adam Lind and Jean Segura have combined for 31 RBI. The Milwaukee Brewers have lost five of their last eight road games. Jimmy Nelson gets the ball, and he’s 2-4 with a 3.73 ERA and 43 strikeouts this season. This will be Nelson’s first career game against the Braves.
The Atlanta Braves look to stay hot after winning five of their last seven games. The Braves have scored 13 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The Braves have won four straight games when scoring more than three runs. Freddie Freeman leads Atlanta with 49 hits and 22 RBI while Jace Peterson and Andrelton Simmons have combined for 35 RBI. The Atlanta Braves have won five of their last seven home games. Mike Foltynewicz takes the hill, and he’s 2-1 with a 5.32 ERA and 23 strikeouts this season. This will be Foltynewicz’s first career game against the Brewers.
The Brewers are 4-9 in their last 13 games as a favorite and 3-10 in Nelsons last 13 starts. The Braves are 5-2 in their last 7 games vs. a right-handed starter and 5-2 in their last 7 games on grass. The Brewers are 4-13 in the last 17 meetings in Atlanta.
We're getting a toss up line, which makes the Braves the play considering they're at home and playing better baseball. Take Atlanta to get the job done.