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    The Atlanta Braves (84-44) have a 2-0 series lead and will look to sweep the San Francisco Giants (66-63) on Sunday at Oracle Park. The Giants are favored (-121) against the underdog Braves (+101) in the matchup, which starts at 7:10 PM ET. Tristan Beck starts for San Francisco while Atlanta will counter with Jared Shuster.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Giants vs. Braves

    • Game Day: Sunday, August 27, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
    • Location: San Francisco, California
    • Stadium: Oracle Park
    Giants vs Braves Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Giants -121 9.5

    How Do I Watch the Giants vs. the Braves?

    • TV Channel: ESPN

    Giants Stats & Trends

    Giants Batting

    • The Giants rank 21st in baseball with 141 home runs. They average 1.1 per game.
    • San Francisco has the 21st-ranked batting average in MLB (.239).
    • The Giants’ .314 on-base percentage is 21st in MLB.
    • San Francisco’s batters strike out 9.4 times per game, the 26th-most in the majors.
    • The Giants have hit 63 home runs at home this season (1.0 per game).
    • San Francisco has a .381 slugging percentage and is averaging 2.6 extra-base hits per game at home.
    • At home this season the club averages 7.8 hits per game and is batting .239.

    Giants Key Batters

    • Wilmer Flores has 19 doubles, 19 home runs and 27 walks while hitting .299. He has an on-base percentage of .359 and a slugging percentage of .543.
    • LaMonte Wade Jr has 91 hits and an OBP of .377, both of which lead the Giants this season. He’s batting .256 and slugging .411.
    • He ranks 76th in batting average, 11th in on-base percentage and 96th in slugging in the majors.
    • Wade enters this game looking to extend his five-game hit streak. In his last five games he is hitting .261 with two home runs and two RBI.
    • Thairo Estrada has an OPS of .747, fueled by an OBP of .322 and a team-best slugging percentage of .425 this season.
    • Joc Pederson has 12 home runs, 43 RBI and a batting average of .236 this season.

    Braves Stats & Trends

    Braves Batting

    • The Braves lead Major League Baseball in home runs with 243.
    • Atlanta leads baseball with a .274 batting average.
    • The Braves have the best on-base percentage (.344) in baseball this year.
    • Atlanta has shown good bat-to-ball skills at the plate this season with the sixth-best strikeout rate (8.1 per game) among MLB offenses.
    • In 62 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 117 homers, an average of 1.9 per contest.
    • Atlanta is slugging .484 in 62 road games this season.
    • They are averaging 9.4 base hits per game and batting .269 on the road this season.

    Braves Key Batters

    • Ronald Acuna Jr. has accumulated an on-base percentage of .416 and a slugging percentage of .566. Both lead the Braves. He’s batting .333.
    • Including all qualifying players, he ranks third in batting average, while his on-base percentage is second and he is fifth in slugging.
    • Acuna heads into this matchup on a five-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is batting .364 with a double, a triple and a walk.
    • Matt Olson paces his team with 131 hits. He has a batting average of .272 while slugging .595 with an on-base percentage of .379.
    • His batting average is 43rd among all qualified players, his on-base percentage is 10th, and he is third in slugging.
    • Austin Riley is hitting .277 with 25 doubles, a triple, 30 home runs and 46 walks.
    • Marcell Ozuna is hitting .266 with 19 doubles, 28 home runs and 45 walks.

    Giants vs. Braves Probable Pitchers

    Tristan Beck (SF) Pitcher Jared Shuster (ATL)
    3 – 2 W/L 4 – 2
    67.1 IP 45
    3.34 ERA 5.00
    1.158 WHIP 1.422
    7.6 K/9 5.0
    2.4 BB/9 4.4

    Giants vs. Braves Injury Updates

    • Giants: A.J. Pollock: 10 Day IL (Oblique), Michael Conforto: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Brandon Crawford: 10 Day IL (Forearm), Mike Yastrzemski: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Ross Stripling: 15 Day IL (Back), Anthony DeSclafani: 60 Day IL (Elbow), John Brebbia: 60 Day IL (Lat), Mark Mathias: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Cole Waites: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Roberto Pérez: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Mitch Haniger: 60 Day IL (Forearm), Thomas Szapucki: 60 Day IL (Arm)
    • Braves: Sam Hilliard: 10 Day IL (Heel), Ozzie Albies: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Yonny Chirinos: 15 Day IL (Elbow), Daysbel Hernández: 15 Day IL (Forearm), Nick Anderson: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Dylan Lee: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Kolby Allard: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Kyle Wright: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Ehire Adrianza: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Jesse Chávez: 60 Day IL (Shin), Huascar Ynoa: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Tyler Matzek: 60 Day IL (Elbow)

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