Braves vs. Marlins Prediction

Atlanta Braves vs. Miami Marlins 8/24/18, Prediction & Odds

The Atlanta Braves secured a shutout win at the Miami Marlins yesterday, their fourth win in a row. Will Atlanta push its winning streak to five games when the series resumes tonight?

Game Snapshot

955 Atlanta Braves at 956 Miami Marlins

Friday, August 24, 2018

Marlins Park at 7:10PM ET


Compare odds from multiple different online sportsbooks and shop for the best lines at our newBaseball Odds & Betting Page.


Public Betting Information

According to oddsmakers at BetNow, the Braves are a -190 favorite on the moneyline. The Marlins are a +180 underdog, while the total sits at 7.5 runs. As of Friday morning, 84 percent of public bets are siding with visiting Atlanta. Check out our MLB Public Betting Page for the latest info.

Newcomb stellar in Braves' win

Atlanta lefty Sean Newcomb threw six shutout innings in Thursday/s 5-0 win at the Marlins as he gave up two hits with eight strikeouts and three walks. Ronald Acuna Jr. went 1-for-4 with a solo home run to help lead the offense. Ender Inciarte finished 2-for-4 with a solo homer and a walk. Freddie Freeman went 0-for-3 with two walks and a run. Nick Markakis was 2-for-5 with a double. Johan Camargo finished the contest 3-for-5 with a double and an RBI. Ozzie Albies was 1-for-4 with a walk and a run. Charlie Culberson went 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs.

Hernandez only lasts three innings.

Marlins starter Elieser Hernandez allowed three earned runs on three hits with two strikeouts and two walks over three innings to get saddled with yesterday's loss. Austin Dean was 1-for-2 with a double and a walk to pace the offense. Rafael Ortega went 1-for-3 with a walk.

Mike Foltynewicz (10-7, 2.72 ERA) gets the start today for Atlanta, while Miami goes with Dan Straily (4-6, 4.60).

MLB Betting Trends


The Braves are 7-1 in their last eight games following a win. Atlanta is 5-13 in its last 18 Friday games.


The under is 7-2-2 in the last 11 Marlins home games. Miami is 2-6 in its last eight home games.


Two teams heading in opposite directiors. Foltynewicz is having an All-Star season, while Straily continues to struggle. Don't overthink this one and take the Braves while their hot.




MLB Headlines

MLB Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Rays vs. Dodgers Game 2 Prediction The Dodgers took Game 1 of the 2020 World Series 8-3 and cashed as a large favorite over the underdog Rays. The over also hit easily as L.A.’s bats came alive in the...
Thumbnail Rays vs. Dodgers Game 1 Prediction Game 1 of the 2020 World Series takes place tonight at Globe Life Field in Arlington, TX as the Dodgers take on the Rays at 8:09 p.m. ET. With Tyler Glasnow set to...
Thumbnail Astros vs. Rays Game 6 Prediction The Astros have rallied back in the ALCS to win a pair of games but they still trail the Rays three games to two and still face elimination on Friday evening when...
Thumbnail Dodgers vs. Braves Game 4 Prediction After routing the Braves in Game 3 on Wednesday, will the Dodgers pick up another win and even up their series with Atlanta in Game 4 tonight at 8:08 p.m. ET?...
Thumbnail Rays vs. Astros Game 4 Prediction The Rays will send Tyler Glasnow to the hill look for a sweep tonight of the Astros and advance to the World Series. Listed as a -145 money line favorite, will...