|MLB Braves vs. Marlins Picks & Predictions for May 31, 2013|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Saturday, 31 May 2014 11:00|
Braves vs. Marlins Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Braves are -111 money line favorites over the Marlins, who are +103 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 7.5 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Red Sox opened as -110 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -105, while the Rays opened with +102 odds on the money line and are now -103. The total opened at 7.5 and that's where it currently sits.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 54% of the betting public currently favors Boston. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most updated numbers.
PITCHING MATCHUP: The Braves will start Ervin Santana, who is 4-2 with a 4.06 ERA, while the Marlins will counter with Jacob Turner, who is 1-2 with a 5.35 ERA. Atlanta is 29-25 on the year and 11-13 on the road, while Miami is 28-26 overall and 20-9 at home.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Miami. According to latest MLB trends, the Braves are 1-4 in their last five games overall, 1-4 in their last five games versus a right-handed starter and 1-4 in Santana's last five starts. The Marlins, meanwhile, are 4-0 in their last four during Game 2 of a series, 10-2 in their last 12 versus NL East opponents, and 5-1 in their last six games following a loss. The Marlins are also 24-9 in their last 33 home games, 10-4 in their last 14 home games versus a right-handed starter and 20-8 in their last 28 home games with the total set at 7.0-8.5 runs.
MLB FREE PICK: MIAMI MARLINS +103