Atlanta Braves (@1.57) vs Philadelphia Phillies (@2.37)

Our Prediction:

Atlanta Braves will win

Atlanta Braves – Philadelphia Phillies Match Prediction | 10-09-2019 19:05

Scott Kingery went 2 for 5 with a double while Cesar Hernandez and Adam Haseley each had two hits as well in the defeat. The Philadelphia Phillies will look to bounce back after just their second loss in their last seven games following their defeat on Friday. Rhys Hoskins and Andrew Knapp each had a base hit as well in the losing effort for the Phils. Zach Eflin will start game two and is 7-10 with a 4.25 ERA and 91 strikeouts this season. In his career, Eflin is 2-1 with a 3.46 ERA and 15 strikeouts against Atlanta. Jake Arrieta took the loss after allowing five runs, four earned on five hits while striking out four over five innings of work. Jean Segura went 3 for 5 with a solo home run while Bryce Harper added an RBI as well in the losing effort.

The Phillies have been constant with their starter, but taking out the Braves will not be an easy task. Philadelphia has not been very successful with Nola in the past three starts. The 26-year-old player is holding a record of 3.63 and is 12-4 on the season. Philadelphia Phillies are looking to turn in Aaron Nola as their starter in this game.

The Braves are 4-1 in Foltynewicz's last five starts against the Phillies, and they have won his last five road starts. He was solid in that start giving up one earned run on only four hits in six innings in a 15-1 Atlanta win. Foltynewiczs only start against the Phillies this season was in mid-June and hi 2nd to last one before landing on the DL. In his last four starts, he has an ERA of only 2.11. The Braves have won Foltynewicz's last nine starts, and his previous six were after missing a month and a half on the DL. In his previous start, he did not give up any runs and only gave up two hits in a 7-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.

Whereas, the Phillies are holding the 16thposition in runs and 19thposition in OPS on the season. Final Score Prediction, Philadelphia Phillies will win, but the best play here is UNDER 4-2. The Braves are missing out on Nick Markakis due to his wrist injury, Markakis might be back by the end of this week. Atlanta Braves vs Philadelphia Phillies. The MLB pick for this match is UNDER 8.5. Overall, the Braves are holding the 6thposition in runs and OPS in a span of 114 games.


Sean Newcomb got the win to improve to 4-1 on the year in relief. The Atlanta Braves will look to build some momentum after opening the series with a 9-2 beatdown of the Phillies in game one on Friday. This will be Frieds second career start against Philadelphia. Brian McCann went 2 for 4 with a solo home run while Charlie Culberson added a base hit of his own as well in the victory. Mike Soroka allowed one run on eight hits while striking out five over 4.2 innings of work, not factoring in the decision. went 2 for 4 with three RBIs while Ozzie Albies and Freddie Freeman each had two RBIs with Albies belting his 25th double of the year. Max Fried will start game two and is 10-4 with a 4.08 ERA and 102 strikeouts this season. Ronald Acuna Jr.

In the two Philly losses in his previous two starts, he gave up four earned runs in 13 1/3 innings of work. The Phillies have lost Nolas last three starts, and in his last one he gave up five earned runs in only five hits in four innings in an 8-5 loss to the Cincinnati Reds. In four starts against Atlanta this season, Nola is 3-0 with an ERA of 3.60 and the Phillies have won his last five starts against them, overall, and have also won his previous five home starts facing them. Nola has given up two or fewer runs in nine of his last 15 starts, and the Phillies are 30-12 in his last 42 home starts.

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Atlanta is 6-1 in Frieds last 7 road starts and 22-10 in their last 32 road games while the under is 18-6-2 in their last 26 games overall. Philadelphia is 0-4 in Eflins last 4 starts and 1-10 in Eflins last 11 starts against a team with a winning record while the under is 4-1 in their last 5 games against a left-handed starter. Atlanta is 1-5 in the last 6 meetings between these two teams in Philadelphia.

Spread: Atlanta Braves -145

He went six innings with seven strikeouts and just one walk while allowing three earned runs. Frieds ERA sits at 3.75 over 72 innings. Hes made 13 starts with two relief appearances. He sports a stellar 54.3 percent ground-ball rate and is allowing hard contact on just 36.1 percent of balls in play.Last outing:Fried seemed to snap out of a mini-slump after allowing nine hits in each of his previous two starts with a total of nine earned runs allowed.

Jake Arrieta will be delivered as the starter against Atlanta on Friday. The Phillies have used Arrieta to the best of his potential and he has been constant for his team on this season. Overall, Arrieta holds an ERA of 2.46 with a 10-2 record on the season. The Phillies have been successful in his last two starts and are looking forward to extend their victory.

They have a tough hill to climb to make the postseason with their remaining schedule, as after this series and two games hosting the Boston Red Sox, they have an 11-game road trip facing the Braves, Cleveland Indians, and Nationals before their last series of the season at home hosting the Miami Marlins. They are two games back of the Chicago Cubs for the last Wild Card spot. The Phillies are out of the NL East race, and the only way they can make the playoffs is the Wild Card.