Atlanta Braves at San Francisco Giants Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 5/12/2014
Tuesday, May 13, 10:15 PM on SPSO, CSBy
AT&T Park, San Francisco, California
Atlanta Braves - Minor, M (0-2) vs. San Francisco Giants - Vogelsong, R (1-1)
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The Atlanta Braves will have Mike Minor pitching for them on Tuesday night when they go up against Ryan Vogelsong and the San Francisco Giants.
Mike Minor's second start of the season was not a good one as he was only able to go 4.1 innings and was beaten by the St. Louis Cardinals. He He gave up six earned runs in that start on 11 hits while striking out six and walking two. Minor is now 0-2 with a 6.97, but one good start could make his stats look a lot better.
Michael Morse has shown that he can hit Minor in the past by going 6-for-12 against him with two doubles and a home run. Minor has done well against Angel Pagan, though, by holding him to just two hits in 11 at-bats.
Ryan Vogelsong made his seventh start of the season last week against the Los Angeles Dodgers and picked up his fifth no decision of the year. He definitely deserved the win, though, as he was able to go 7.1 innings in that game and gave up just one run on five hits while striking out two and walking two. He is now 1-1 on the season with a 3.93 ERA.
Justin Upton hasn't hit a home run off of Vogelsong, but he is 6-for-19 against him with two doubles, a triple and two RBI.
Atlanta Braves Betting Trends
Atlanta Braves are 12-22-1 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Atlanta Braves is 0.2
San Francisco Giants Betting Trends
San Francisco Giants are 16-19-2 against the Over/Under
Run differential for San Francisco Giants is 0.6
Injuries to Watch
05/11/14 LF Justin Upton Back questionable
05/10/14 P Jordan Walden Hamstring 15-day DL (5/5)
03/29/14 P Brandon Beachy Elbow 60-day DL (3/21), out for season
03/29/14 P Cory Gearrin Elbow 60-day DL (3/26)
03/28/14 P Kris Medlen Elbow 60-day DL (3/21), out for season
03/28/14 P Jonny Venters Elbow 60-day DL (3/21)
San Francisco Giants
05/10/14 1B Brandon Belt Finger 15-day DL (5/10)
04/22/14 P David Huff Quad 15-day DL (4/22)
03/28/14 2B Marco Scutaro Back 60-day DL (3/21)
Guy's Pick: Take San Francisco
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