Today, two National League teams on opposite sides of the playoff cut line face off at Truist Park when the Atlanta Braves and the Colorado Rockies play the middle game of a three-game series. Colorado salvaged the finale of a four-game set with the Mets on the road Sunday afternoon, winning 1-0 to avoid a sweep. Atlanta dropped the rubber game of a three-game series on the road with St. Louis as they were knocked off 6-3 Sunday night.
Colorado managed to avoid a sweep at the hands of the Mets in the Big Apple as they scratched out a victory Sunday afternoon. The Rockies entered yesterday’s game last in the National League West, 35 games behind the Dodgers for the top spot in the division race. They were 15.5 games behind the Padres for the final Wild Card spot in the National League. On Sunday, Colorado outhit the Mets 7-3 with Charlie Blackmon and Randal Grichuk each recording a pair.
On the other side, The Braves entered second in the NL East, 3 games behind the Mets for the top spot in the division. In the NL Wild Card picture, they owned the top wild card spot and were 10 games clear of the Brewers to remain on the right side of the playoff cut line. On Sunday night, Michael Harris II had four hits while Eddie Rosario and Travis d’Arnaud each added a pair. We can’t forget that the Braves are an offensive machine and this matchup is not going to be easy for the Rockies.
Ryan Feltner is heading to the mound for the Rockies in this contest as he makes his 13th start of the season here. He comes into the game 2-5 with a 5.87 ERA, a 1.418 WHIP, 20 walks and 51 strikeouts over 61.1 innings of action on the year. The Atlanta Braves reply back with Kyle Wright, who comes in 16-5 with a 2.99 ERA, a 1.131 WHIP, 41 walks and 144 strikeouts over 147.2 innings of work this season.
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Colorado Rockies vs Atlanta Braves Game Information
- Date: 08/31/2022
- Time: 07:20 PM ET
- Location: Truist Park, Atlanta.
- How to Watch: Rockies vs Braves AT&T Sportsnet Rocky Mountain
- Live Stream: MLB.TV
Rockies vs Braves Betting Lines
Rockies are +240 according to our Vegas MLB Lines. This means that if you wager $100 you have the chance to win $240. On the other side, Braves are -300 according to the Vegas MLB Lines. This means that if you wager $100 you have the chance to win $33.
The implied probability for these two teams attached to the betting lines have Rockies at a 29.41% chance of winning the game, meanwhile Braves have 75.00% probability of finishing the game with the W.
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