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Braves vs Pirates Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 26

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Braves vs Pirates Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 26

Odds updated as of 1:11 PM

Sunday's slate in the MLB includes a matchup between the Atlanta Braves and the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Before you do any MLB betting on this game at FanDuel Sportsbook, here's everything you need to know.

Braves vs Pirates Game Info

  • Atlanta Braves (29-20) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (25-28)
  • Date: Sunday, May 26, 2024
  • Time: 1:35 PM ET
  • Venue: PNC Park -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Coverage: BSSE

Braves vs Pirates Odds & Moneyline

  • All MLB odds, betting lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
  • Moneyline: ATL: (-230) | PIT: (+190)
  • Spread: ATL: -1.5 (-146) | PIT: +1.5 (+122)
  • Total: 7.5 -- Over: (-120) | Under: (-102)

Braves vs Pirates Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Chris Sale (Braves) - 7-1, 2.22 ERA vs Martín Pérez (Pirates) - 1-3, 4.80 ERA

The Braves will call on Chris Sale (7-1) against the Pirates and Martin Perez (1-3). Sale and his team are 7-2-0 ATS this season when he starts. Sale's team has a record of 7-2 this season when he starts and they are the favorite on the moneyline. The Pirates are 3-6-0 ATS in Pérez's nine starts with a set spread. The Pirates are 3-2 in Pérez's five starts this season that they were the moneyline underdog.

Braves vs Pirates Prediction & Pick

All MLB win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Braves win (66%)

Braves vs Pirates Moneyline

  • Looking at the moneyline for Braves-Pirates, Atlanta is the favorite at -230, and Pittsburgh is +190 playing at home.

Braves vs Pirates Spread

  • The Pirates are hosting the Braves, and are +1.5 on the runline. The Pirates are -146 to cover the spread, and the Braves are +122.

Braves vs Pirates Over/Under

  • The over/under for the Braves versus Pirates contest on May 26 has been set at 7.5, with -120 odds on the over and -102 odds on the under.

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Braves vs Pirates Betting Trends

  • The Braves have been chosen as favorites in 43 games this year and have walked away with the win 28 times (65.1%) in those games.
  • Atlanta has not lost in seven games this year when favored by -230 or better on the moneyline.
  • Contests with the Braves have gone over the total set by oddsmakers in 16 of 48 chances this season.
  • The Braves have posted a record of 24-24-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Pirates have won 53.3% of the games this season they were the moneyline underdog (16-14).
  • Pittsburgh has not played a game this season with moneyline odds of +190 or longer.
  • The Pirates have had an over/under set by bookmakers 51 times, and have combined with opponents to go over the total in 23 of those games (23-26-2).
  • The Pirates are 27-24-0 against the spread this season.

Braves Player Leaders

  • Marcell Ozuna leads Atlanta in OBP (.396), slugging percentage (.622) and total hits (57) this season. He has a .317 batting average.
  • Among qualified batters, he is eighth in batting average, his on-base percentage ranks eighth, and he is third in slugging.
  • Ozuna hopes to build on a two-game hitting streak in this matchup. During his last five outings he is hitting .222 with a double, a home run, three walks and four RBI.
  • Ronald Acuna Jr. has seven doubles, a triple, four home runs and 27 walks. He's batting .246 and slugging .356 with an on-base percentage of .348.
  • Among qualifying hitters, his batting average ranks him 83rd, his on-base percentage 40th, and his slugging percentage 123rd.
  • Acuna enters this matchup looking to extend his three-game hit streak. In his last five games he is hitting .190 with a home run, two walks and three RBI.
  • Ozzie Albies has 44 hits this season and has a slash line of .263/.326/.383.
  • Matt Olson has been key for Atlanta with 40 hits, an OBP of .316 plus a slugging percentage of .396.

Pirates Player Leaders

  • Bryan Reynolds has racked up a team-best .427 slugging percentage. He's batting .263 with an on-base percentage of .340.
  • Including all the qualified hitters in the big leagues, he is 50th in batting average, 49th in on-base percentage and 68th in slugging percentage.
  • Reynolds enters this matchup on a four-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is hitting .333 with two home runs and eight RBI.
  • Connor Joe has racked up 45 hits with a .342 OBP to pace his team in both. He has a batting average of .273 while slugging .455.
  • His batting average is 37th among all qualified players, his on-base percentage ranks 46th, and he is 46th in slugging.
  • Andrew McCutchen has four doubles, seven home runs and 21 walks while hitting .232.
  • Oneil Cruz has 12 doubles, seven home runs and 15 walks while hitting .247.

Braves vs Pirates Head to Head

  • 5/25/2024: 4-1 PIT (Favorite: Braves, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -154, Underdog Moneyline: +130)
  • 5/24/2024: 11-5 PIT (Favorite: Pirates, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: +152, Underdog Moneyline: N/A)
  • 9/10/2023: 5-2 ATL (Favorite: Braves, Spread: -1.5, Total: 10, Favorite Moneyline: -270, Underdog Moneyline: +220)
  • 9/9/2023: 8-4 PIT (Favorite: Braves, Spread: -1.5, Total: 10.5, Favorite Moneyline: -215, Underdog Moneyline: +180)
  • 9/8/2023: 8-2 ATL (Favorite: Braves, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9.5, Favorite Moneyline: -200, Underdog Moneyline: +168)
  • 8/10/2023: 7-5 PIT (Favorite: Braves, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9.5, Favorite Moneyline: -200, Underdog Moneyline: +168)
  • 8/9/2023: 6-5 ATL (Favorite: Braves, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9.5, Favorite Moneyline: -295, Underdog Moneyline: +240)
  • 8/8/2023: 8-6 ATL (Favorite: Braves, Spread: -1.5, Total: 10, Favorite Moneyline: -168, Underdog Moneyline: +142)
  • 8/7/2023: 7-6 PIT (Favorite: Braves, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -330, Underdog Moneyline: +265)
  • 8/24/2022: 14-2 ATL (Favorite: Braves, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -275, Underdog Moneyline: +225)

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