Athletics at Braves 6/7/22 - MLB Betting Pick & Odds
Oakland Athletics vs. Atlanta Braves
MLB: 7:20 PM EST
Jun. 07, 2022
The Oakland Athletics end a long homestand Tuesday night as they travel east to Atlanta, GA for game one of their series with the Atlanta Braves. Oakland comes into Tuesday struggling on the year 16 games below .500 riding a six game losing streak after a 5-2 loss to the Boston Red Sox. Frankie Montas got the start for Oakland giving up four runs on six hits across six innings of work leading to the loss. The Oakland bullpen pitched well however allowing only one run on one hit across the final three innings of the game.
Offensively Oakland was terrible with only 7 hits in 34 at bats as a team including 2-7 with runners in scoring position to leave six men on base. Ramon Laureano and Tony Kemp were the only bright spots in the Oakland lineup driving in one run each.
The Atlanta Braves go back home Tuesday night one game above .500 on the season riding a five game win streak after a sweep of the Colorado Rockies. Charlie Morton got his fourth win of the season last game out after allowing only four runs on six hits across 5 innings of work. The Braves bullpen did just enough allowing only three runs on four hits over the final four innings to seal the win.
Dansby Swanson leads the Braves offense with a .274 batting average on the year, while Matt Olson boasts a team high .363 OBP. Austin Riley supplies the Atlanta power with a team leading 14 home runs to go along with a team high 31 RBI’s.
Recent Betting Trends:
The total has gone over in 6 out of the last 9 Athletics games.
The Athletics are 0-6 in their last 6 games.
The Braves are 5-0 in their last 5 games.
The total has gone over in 8 out of the last 10 Braves home games.
Free Betting Pick: Over 8.5
The Atlanta Braves are playing some of their best baseball of the season right now and will continue to roll Tuesday night at home. Look for Atlanta to overpower Oakland for the full nine innings leading to the easy win. Take Atlanta to extend their winning streak Tuesday night in game one of their series. Final Score Prediction, Atlanta Braves win 7-3.