At the beginning of the 2nd one-half of the time of year, the Atlanta Braves are 8/1 betting odds to gain the 2019 World Series harmonizing to William Hill. The Braves (58-37) hold the second-best book in the National League and also tout the best route book in the NL.
The Braves are the hottest team in baseball won five games in a row and they are 8-1 over their last nine games. They recently beat Christian Yelich and the Milwaukee Brewers, first place in the NL Central, in the opening game of a highly-anticipated series between the two division leaders.
In the NL East, the Braves opened up a 7.5-game lead over the Washington Nationals in second place. The Philadelphia Phillies and Bryce Harper slipped to 9.5 games back.
NL EAST STANDINGS:
Atlanta Braves 58-37
Washington Nationals 49-43
Philadelphia Phillies 48-46
New York Mets 42-51
The Miami Marlins and their new hot color scheme were in tank mode before the season began.
The New York Mets have been a Brobdingnagian dashing hopes. Lifelong devotees think the squad has turned into a caper and competing for worst NYC sportsmen squad with the New York Knicks and New York Jets. The Mets are 15 plots behind the first-place graves even with standout cub Pete Alonso. Manager Mickey Callaway is twenty-four hour periods are numbered but how long give notice he prevail onto his line of work before he gets sacked?
Big Bats and 10-Win Crew
Freddie Freeman is a one-woman ruining crowd. The Braves beginning baseman leads the squad with a .302 ordinary plus 25 home base political campaigns and 74 RBI.
Ronald Acuna has 23 home runs with only 55 RBI and slashing at .290/.373./.509.
3rd baseman Josh Donaldson has provided some lick in the batting order with 21 kor and 21 stunt women.
“We have been clinking for two months now,” read Freddie Freeman.”None of this surprises anyone in this club. We are meeting really honest baseball game.”
Max Field (10-4) and Mike Soroka (10-1) are one of the few twirled with treble finger’s breadth profits. The graves are also one of the few squad with a couplet of 10-game succeeded. Soroka also boasts a 2.24 earned run average. Orbit engage up his 10th profits of the time of year against a grievous Milwaukee Brewers batting order.
Closer Luke Johnson posted 17 saves with a 2.87 ERA and 1.32 WHIP.
The Braves are the hottest team in the league and they look good at 20/1 odds. Both oddsmakers and gamblers see the Dodgers in the World Series against either the winner of the Astros/Yankees. That’s what makes the Braves so dangerous is that they’re a good team that everyone is overlooking.
The NL Central is super deep this year. Only 5.5 games separate first from last place between the Brewers and Reds. However, all five teams are cannibalizing each other which opens the door for the Braves.
According to the William Hill, the Atlanta Braves are 8/1 odds to win the 2019 World Series. The LA Dodgers are the top favorite on the board at 11/4 odds to win the 2019 World Series.