San Francisco Giants versus Atlanta Braves Major League Baseball Betting Preview

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The San Francisco Giants will open up a series on Tuesday night against the Atlanta Braves from Major League Baseball. The Giants and Braves will begin from Atlanta at 7PM Eastern Time with MLB Network providing the live national television coverage.

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The current odds at Oddsmaker have the home club Atlanta Braves favored by -150 odds with the take back on the San Francisco Giants at +135 odds. The over under in this National League game is set at 8 ½ runs. Those wagering on the Atlanta Braves on the run line and laying the -1 ½ runs will get back +140 odds for their bet. Bettors who choose to take the +1 ½ runs with the San Francisco Giants will have to lay -160 odds for their run line wager. First five innings betting enthusiasts will find the Atlanta Braves at -150 odds with the Giants take back at +130 odds. The over under in this game is lined at 4 ½ runs after a full five innings of play.

The pitching matchups for game one of this series will feature Barry Zito from the Giants squaring off against right hander Jair Jurrjens from the Atanta Braves. Zito on the season sports a record of 7-6 on the year with an ERA of 4.01. It has been an up and down year for the Giants lefty starter but has pitched well in recent games. Barry Zito has allowed five earned runs and 15 hits over his past three games working 18 innings. Jair Jurrjens will start his ninth game of the year and has a record of 3-2 with an ERA of 4.97. Since returning to the rotation on June 22nd the Braves hurler has improved greatly. In his past four starts Jurrjens has allowed six earned runs throwing 25 1/3rd innings. The Giants sit in first place in the National League West division and enter play with a three game winning streak following their sweep of the Houston Astros over the weekend. The Giants pitching staff allowed the Astros just five runs total in the three games. Atlanta is one of the hottest teams in all of baseball as they own a seven game winning streak entering play tonight.

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