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    The Atlanta Braves (61-32) match up with the Arizona Diamondbacks (53-42) a game after Austin Riley hit a pair of home runs in a 16-13 loss to the Diamondbacks. The Braves are favored (-220) in this matchup with the Diamondbacks (+183), which starts at 7:20 PM ET on Wednesday. Charlie Morton starts for Atlanta while Arizona will counter with Ryne Nelson.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Braves vs. Diamondbacks

    • Game Day: Wednesday, July 19, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:20 PM ET
    • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
    • Stadium: Truist Park
    Braves vs Diamondbacks Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Braves -220 10

    How Do I Watch the Braves vs. the Diamondbacks?

    • TV Channel: BSSO

    Braves Stats & Trends

    Braves Batting

    • The Atlanta Braves average 1.9 home runs per game and have hit a league-high 176 home runs in total.
    • Atlanta has the second-best batting average in the majors (.271).
    • The Braves’ .340 on-base percentage ranks second-best in baseball.
    • Atlanta strikes out 8.2 times per game, the seventh-best average in baseball.
    • The Braves average 1.8 homers per home game this season (89 total at home).
    • Atlanta has a .502 slugging percentage and is averaging 3.8 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • The club averages 9.4 hits per game and is batting .277 at home this season.

    Braves Key Batters

    • Ronald Acuna Jr. leads Atlanta with 125 hits and an OBP of .414, plus a team-best slugging percentage of .591. He’s batting .334.
    • Among all qualifying hitters in the majors, his batting average ranks second, his on-base percentage ranks third, and he is second in slugging.
    • Acuna hopes to build on a three-game hitting streak in this matchup. In his last five games he is hitting .316 with two home runs, four walks and three RBI.
    • Matt Olson has 18 doubles, two triples, 30 home runs and 56 walks. He’s batting .256 and slugging .568 with an on-base percentage of .360.
    • He is 82nd in batting average, 27th in on-base percentage and fifth in slugging in the major leagues.
    • Ozzie Albies has collected 95 base hits, an OBP of .323 and a slugging percentage of .515 this season.
    • Riley is batting .268 with a .332 OBP and 54 RBI for Atlanta this season.

    Diamondbacks Stats & Trends

    Diamondbacks Batting

    • The Diamondbacks rank 14th in Major League Baseball with 109 home runs.
    • Arizona has a team batting average of .259 this season, which ranks eighth among MLB teams.
    • The Diamondbacks have the 11th-ranked on-base percentage in MLB this season (.327).
    • Arizona ranks third in MLB in strikeouts per game with an average of 7.7 Ks per contest.
    • In 45 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 54 homers, an average of 1.2 per contest.
    • Arizona has a team slugging percentage of .424 in away games this season with 148 extra-base hits.
    • In 45 road games this season, they have a batting average of .257 while averaging 9.0 base hits per contest.

    Diamondbacks Key Batters

    • Corbin Carroll has accumulated 94 hits with a .364 on-base percentage, leading the Diamondbacks in both statistics. He’s batting .289 and slugging .542.
    • Including all qualifying hitters, he ranks 17th in batting average, while his on-base percentage is 23rd and he is eighth in slugging.
    • Christian Walker is hitting .262 with 27 doubles, 20 home runs and 37 walks. He’s slugging .515 with an on-base percentage of .333.
    • Including all qualified hitters, his batting average puts him 66th, his on-base percentage ranks 70th, and he is 14th in slugging.
    • Ketel Marte has accumulated an on-base percentage of .364 and a slugging percentage of .496. Both lead the Diamondbacks.
    • Lourdes Gurriel Jr. has 21 doubles, two triples, 15 home runs and 21 walks while hitting .265.

    Braves vs. Diamondbacks Probable Pitchers

    Charlie Morton (ATL) Pitcher Ryne Nelson (ARI)
    10 – 6 W/L 5 – 5
    104 IP 99.1
    3.20 ERA 4.98
    1.356 WHIP 1.440
    10.0 K/9 6.2
    3.7 BB/9 2.6

    Braves vs. Diamondbacks Injury Updates

    • Braves: A.J. Minter: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Jesse Chávez: 15 Day IL (Shin), Nick Anderson: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Max Fried: 60 Day IL (Forearm), Dylan Lee: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Ehire Adrianza: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Kolby Allard: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Kyle Wright: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Huascar Ynoa: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Tyler Matzek: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Eddie Rosario: day-to-day (Hamstring), Sam Hilliard: day-to-day (Leg)
    • Diamondbacks: Merrill Kelly: 15 Day IL (Calf), Drey Jameson: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Cole Sulser: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Mark Melancon: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Corbin Martin: 60 Day IL (Lat)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Braves and Diamondbacks (Last 10 Games)

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