Braves vs. Padres Tuesday Prediction

Atlanta Braves vs. San Diego Padres, 6/5/2018 Prediction & Odds

After they were pounded on Monday night, will the Atlanta Braves rebound when they host the San Diego Padres at 10:10 p.m. ET?

Game Snapshot & Odds

909 Atlanta Braves (-128) at 910 San Diego Padres (+118); 7.5 runs

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

10:10 p.m. ET, Petco Park

TV: ATL (FSSO); SD (FSSD)

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Public Betting Trends

Oddsmakers from online sportsbooks currently list the Padres as a -128 favorite. As of this writing, 69% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Braves to beat the Padres on the money line. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our MLB Public Betting Page for updated figures on this game.

Braves’ Newcomb goes seven strong in win over Nationals

Sean Newcomb limited the Nationals to two runs over seven innings in a win Thursday. Newcomb didn't bring his strikeout stuff, fanning a season-low two batters, but he kept the Nationals hitters off balance in allowing just four hits and a pair of walks. The win was his sixth in a row, improving him to 6-1 with a 2.73 ERA and 1.21 WHIP through 11 starts. Seven of those 11 have been quality starts. A Tuesday meeting with the lowly Padres offers a chance for Newcomb to run his win streak even higher.

Padres’ Lyles strikes out seven in win over Marlins

Jordan Lyles yielded two runs on six hits over seven innings in Thursday's win over the Marlins. Lyles struck out seven and walked one in the crisp win. Both runs on his line scored in the second inning on a two-run single by opposing number Wei-Yin Chen. Outside of that knock, though, he kept the scoreboard clean. This was a nice rebound outing for the right-hander, who had been knocked around for nine runs combined in his previous two outings. Lyles will bring a 3.65 ERA and 1.14 WHIP into a home date with the Braves next time he toes the rubber.

MLB Betting Trends

Atlanta

The Braves are 9-3 in their last 12 games versus the Padres and are 7-19 in their last 26 games played at Petco Park.

San Diego

The Padres are 4-0 in Lyles’ last four starts and are 5-2 in their last seven games when playing an opponent with a winning record.

Prediction:

The Braves are 6-1 in Newcomb’s last seven starts, are 4-1 in his last five road outings and are 4-0 in his last four starts versus a team with a losing record. They’re also 20-6 in their last 26 games coming off a loss, are 9-3 in their last 12 games versus an opponent with a losing record and are 7-1 in their last eight games when facing an opposing starter with a WHIP less than 1.15.

MLB Prediction: Atlanta Braves -129

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