Sports

Braves Vs Marlins: MLB Betting Odds & Trends – 8/16/2021

Miguel Rojas will try to notch his 100th hit of the season (he has 98) when the Miami Marlins (51-67) square off against the Atlanta Braves (62-56) on Monday at 7:10 PM ET. Touki Toussaint starts for Atlanta (-155 to win) while Miami (+135) will counter with Braxton Garrett.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of August 15, 2021, 4:00 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Braves vs Marlins Betting Odds

Pitching Matchup

Toussaint (ATL) Pitcher Garrett (MIA)
1 – 2 W/L 1 – 1
27.1 IP 31.0
4.28 ERA 4.65
1.170 WHIP 1.710
9.2 K/9 8.7
3.0 BB/9 4.1

Braves Probable Starter Touki Toussaint

  • Toussaint gets the start for the Braves, his sixth of the season. He is 1-2 with a 4.28 ERA and 28 strikeouts over 27 1/3 innings pitched.
  • The righty’s last appearance was on Wednesday against the Reds, when he went five innings, surrendering two earned runs while giving up four hits.
  • He will face a Marlins offense that ranks 17th in the league with 937 total hits (on a .238 batting average). The team also slugs a collective .381 (27th in the league) with 119 total home runs (27th in MLB play).
  • The Braves were the moneyline favorite for two Toussaint starts this season — they won both.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of August 15, 2021 at 4:48 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Marlins Stats vs Toussaint

Player AB AVG H HR RBI OBP OPS
Miguel Rojas 6 .333 2 0 0 .333 .666
Magneuris Sierra 2 .000 0 0 0 .000 .000
Jorge Alfaro 2 1.000 2 0 0 1.000 2.000
Brian Anderson 1 .000 0 0 0 .667 .667

Marlins Probable Starter Braxton Garrett

  • Garrett (1-1) will take the mound for the Marlins, his seventh start of the season.
  • The left-hander last pitched on Wednesday, when he gave up five earned runs and allowed eight hits in 3 1/3 innings against the Padres.
  • The Braves have scored 575 runs this season, which ranks ninth in MLB. They have 944 hits, 14th in baseball, with 172 home runs (third in the league).
  • When he starts a game and his team is the underdog on the moneyline, they have a record of 2-4.

Starting pitcher projections reflect team information as of August 15, 2021 at 4:48 PM ET and may change up to the start of game.

Braves Betting Trends

  • The Braves average 4.5 runs per road game while scoring 5.2 per contest at home.
  • The Braves have the No. 9 offense in MLB action scoring 4.9 runs per game (575 total runs).
  • The Braves have gone 41-35 in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite (winning 53.9% of those games).
  • When playing as a moneyline favorite with odds of -155 or shorter, Atlanta has a 21-16 record (winning 56.8% of its games).
  • Atlanta has played in 118 games with over/under set, and has combined with opponents to go over the total 59 times (59-54-5).
  • Atlanta went 8-2 over the 10 games it was moneyline favorites in its last 10 matchups.

$1,000 Risk Free Bet

$10 Free Weekly Bet

Use Bonus Code: PLAYBONUS

Marlins Betting Trends

  • The Marlins have scored the 24th-most runs in the league this season with 479 (4.1 per game).
  • In 57 home games this season, they’ve scored 4.1 runs per contest compared to the 4.0 per game they score away from LoanDepot Park.
  • This season, the Marlins have won 30 out of the 79 games, or 38%, in which they’ve been the underdog.
  • Miami has entered 37 games this season as the underdog by +135 or more and is 16-21 in those contests.
  • Miami and its opponents have hit the over in 54 of their 118 games with a total this season.
  • In seven games as the underdog over the last 10 matchups, Miami has a record of 2-5.

Braves Players to Watch

  • Austin Riley leads the Braves with 25 home runs and has accumulated a team-best batting average of .293.
  • Among qualified hitters in MLB play, Riley’s 123 hits rank 16th, his 25 HR rank 11th, his 72 RBI rank 17th, his .293 AVG ranks 20th, and his .365 OBP ranks 25th.
  • Freddie Freeman’s 25 home runs are a team-high mark.
  • Among qualified hitters in baseball, Freeman’s 126 hits rank 10th, his 25 HR rank 11th, his .290 AVG ranks 22nd, and his .373 OBP ranks 15th.

Braves Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Ozzie Albies 458 .260 75 22 80 .320 .818
Dansby Swanson 446 .265 61 24 70 .311 .809
Freddie Freeman 435 .290 85 25 65 .373 .867
Austin Riley 420 .293 65 25 72 .365 .891
Adam Duvall 314 .229 41 22 68 .277 .755
Jorge Soler 308 .192 38 13 37 .288 .658
Guillermo Heredia 262 .237 39 5 24 .312 .697
Joc Pederson 256 .230 35 11 39 .300 .718
Ehire Adrianza 147 .245 26 4 24 .329 .730
Abraham Almonte 145 .214 19 5 19 .327 .727

Marlins Players to Watch

  • Jesus Aguilar is batting .269 this season with a team-high 22 home runs and 84 RBI.
  • Aguilar’s 84 RBI rank fifth among qualified hitters in MLB.
  • Rojas is batting .275 with an OBP of .333 and a slugging percentage of .412 this season.
  • Rojas’ .412 SLG ranks 24th among all qualified batters in the league.

Marlins Batting Stats (2021)

Player AB AVG R HR RBI OBP OPS
Jesús Aguilar 390 .269 45 22 84 .332 .822
Miguel Rojas 357 .275 53 6 31 .333 .745
Jazz Chisholm 303 .254 44 12 37 .313 .742
Jorge Alfaro 224 .237 17 3 18 .282 .626
Brian Anderson 193 .244 20 6 23 .315 .688
Magneuris Sierra 179 .240 22 0 5 .269 .543
Isan Díaz 172 .192 19 3 14 .284 .575
Sandy León 170 .182 11 3 13 .234 .499
Lewis Brinson 142 .282 18 7 25 .320 .827
Bryan De La Cruz 57 .298 3 2 7 .333 .772

Braves vs Marlins Player Props

Powered By Data Skrive using data from

Most Related Links :
reporterwings Governmental News Finance News

Source link

Back to top button