Arizona vs Atlanta Braves MLB Betting Prediction

MLB Arizona vs Atlanta Braves Prediction 4/6/2024

The Arizona Diamondbacks (4-4) travel to face off against the Atlanta Braves (4-2) on Saturday, April 6th. This game will be played at Truist Park in Atlanta and televised on BSSO. The Braves are coming off a win in their previous game, while the Diamondbacks are looking to get back on track from a loss to the Diamondbacks. First pitch is set for 7:20 ET.

Diamondbacks vs Braves

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The Braves picked up a 6-5 win over the Diamondbacks in the most recent game of this series, winning in extra innings. Heading into the game, Atlanta was a significant favorite at -309 on the money line.

Matt Olson was the big bat for Atlanta, going 2/4 with a home run and two RBIs. Marcell Ozuna and Travis d’Arnaud also drove in runs for the Braves. As for Arizona, Eugenio Suarez drove in two runs, while Ketel Marte and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. each scored one run and went deep.

Neither starter factored into the decision, as Spencer Strider gave up five runs in four innings for Atlanta, while Tommy Henry allowed two runs on six hits in five innings of work. Pierce Johnson got the win out of the bullpen for the Braves, while Scott McGough took the loss.

Brandon Pfaadt Gets The Start For The Diamondbacks

Brandon Pfaadt will be making his second start of the season for the Diamondbacks, as he takes on the Braves on the road. In his first start, he picked up a win against the Rockies, going 5 innings and giving up just 1 earned run. He struck out 6 and did not allow a home run.

Diamondbacks Offense Breakdown

If you’re looking for some potential offensive production from the Diamondbacks, our projections have Lourdes Gurriel Jr. as the player with the best chance to get a hit today. His hits projection is 15th best in the league today. Christian Walker has the best odds to hit a home run for Arizona, as his home run projection is 10th best in the league today.

Max Fried Gets The Start For The Braves

Max Fried and the Braves are taking on the Diamondbacks at home today. Fried’s first start of the season was a short one, as he went just two-thirds of an inning, giving up 3 runs on 3 hits. He did record a strikeout and did not allow a home run in that outing.

Braves Offense Breakdown

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Our player prop model is high on the Braves’ offense today, with Marcell Ozuna and Matt Olson both having strong home run projections. Ozuna’s home run projection is 5th best in the league today, while Olson’s is 5th. Ozzie Albies has the 11th best home run projection in the league today. Austin Riley is 7th in the league in home run projections today. Ronald Acuña Jr. has the highest total hits projection on the team and the 7th best in the league today.


Diamondbacks vs Braves Prediction


Our prediction for the Braves vs. Diamondbacks game is to take the over, with the line sitting at 9 runs. Our predicted final score is 6-5 in favor of the Braves, giving us a little bit of wiggle room with the over/under line.

Looking at the starting pitchers, we have Max Fried finishing with five strikeouts and Brandon Pfaadt ending with four. However, we have Fried finishing with a better chance of picking up the win and also have him going deeper into the game.

All odds are courtesy of Action247 Sportsbook. Good luck!!

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