Milwaukee Brewers at Atlanta Braves Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Josh Schonwald - 5/19/2014
Tuesday, May 20, 7:10 PM on FSWI, SPSO
Turner Field, Atlanta, Georgia
Milwaukee Brewers - Gallardo, Y (2-2) vs. Atlanta Braves - Teheran, J (2-3)
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Tuesday evening, the Milwaukee Brewers will send Yovani Gallardo to the hill to face the Atlanta Braves and Julio Teheran. Both pitchers will be making their 10th starts of the season.
Yovani Gallardo pitched to a no decision his last time out and that left his record at 2 – 2 with an ERA of 3.07. In that start, Gallardo gave up 3 runs on 5 hits (including 2 home runs) in 6.1 innings of work. He walked 2 while striking out 6. In 2013, Gallardo was 12 - 10 with a 4.18 ERA in 31 starts.
Last season, Gallardo didn’t face the Braves but he made his 1st start of this season against Atlanta. In that start, Gallardo got the win after pitching 6 innings of shutout ball and allowing just 4 hits and 2 walks while striking out 4.
Julio Teheran saw his record fall to 2 – 3 and his ERA rise to 2.20 after losing his last time out. Teheran was lit up for 5 runs on 7 hits (including a home run) in just 3.1 innings of work. He walked 5 and struck out 4 amid some issues concerning his grip on the ball. Those issues might purely be psychological as no health related reason was found. Last season, Teheran was a solid 14 – 8 with an ERA of 3.20 in 30 starts.
In 2013, Teheran lost his only start against the Brewers and he took a loss in his only start against Milwaukee this season as well. In that start, Teheran gave up 2 runs on 7 hits through 6 innings of work.
Milwaukee Brewers Betting Trends
Milwaukee Brewers are 19-24-1 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Milwaukee Brewers is 0.2
Atlanta Braves Betting Trends
Atlanta Braves are 15-25-2 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Atlanta Braves is 0
Injuries to Watch
05/18/14 CF Carlos Gomez Back questionable
05/13/14 3B Aramis Ramirez Hamstring 15-day DL (5/11)
05/02/14 P Jim Henderson Shoulder 15-day DL (5/2)
03/31/14 P Tom Gorzelanny Shoulder 15-day DL (3/21)
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)
Josh's Pick: Take Milwaukee
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