Pittsburgh Pirates vs Atlanta Braves 5/21/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

Pittsburgh Pirates vs Atlanta Braves 5/21/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

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The Pittsburgh Pirates (18-25) will take on the Atlanta Braves (20-24) in Game 2 of a four-game series at Truist Park in Atlanta on Friday, May 21, 2021, at 7:20 PM ET. Pittsburgh had difficulty in dealing with The St. Louis Cardinals as the team lost each of the quick two-game sets at 2-5 on Tuesday and 5-8 ond Wednesday. In the next series, the Pirates took Game 1 of a four-game set against the Atlanta Braves to a score of 6-4 on Thursday. Starter Wil Crowe has given away seven hits and four earned runs while granting three walks but struck out seven batters in pitching for 5.0 innings. Left Fielder Ben Gamel acquired two runs on one hit while Catcher Jacob Stallings chippe in one run on one hit with two RBIs. Second Baseman Adam Frazier made one run on four hits with an RBI and Center Fielder Bryan Reynolds pitched in one run on two hits with one RBI for Pittsburgh in the win.

Left-handed Pitcher Tyler Anderson will be taking his post on the bump to start against the Braves in Game 2 of a series on Friday. The southpaw thrower is 3-3 with a 3.50 ERA while striking out 44 batters this season. Lefty Anderson gave up 37 hits, 18 earned runs, and 5 home runs while granting 14 walks on the year.

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Pittsburgh Pirates vs Atlanta Braves Predictions 5/21/2021

Over Atlanta’s camp, the team collided with the New York Mets over the week and lost the first two installments at 1-3 on Monday and 3-4 on Tuesday. However, the Braves managed to get back and prevented a sweep with a 5-4 victory on Wednesday. In the opening game of the next series, the Atlanta Braves surrendered to the Pittsburgh Pirates at 4-6 on Thursday. Starting Pitcher Drew Smyly has given away six hits and three earned runs while awarding a single free base but struck out seven batters in 6.0 innings pitched. Shortstop Dansby Swanson led his team with two runs on three hits with an RBI while Catcher William Contreras contributed a one-run score on one hit with three RBIs in the loss. Third Baseman Austin Riley added one run on one hit in the losing effort for the Braves.

The Atlanta Braves will be appointing righty Ian Anderson to take the starting role against the Pirates in the second match on Friday. In his MLB stint this season, the right-handed starter is 3-1 with a 3.20 ERA and struck out 47 batters while granting a total of 21 walks. Anderson also gave up 34 hits, 16 earned runs, and 4 home runs in 45.0 innings pitched.          

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Atlanta Braves. The MLB Pick for this game is Atlanta -185. The Pirates lost three of its last five encounters and ranked 13th in the National League. Pittsburgh recorded a 4.32 team ERA that ranked 21st in the majors. The Pirates have issues in dealing with the Braves as the team lost four matches versus Atlanta and gave up six outings on the road against the Braves. The Atlanta Braves earned nine victories in their last 12 contests versus a rival in the NL Central. Final score prediction, Atlanta Braves will win at 6-3.  

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Pittsburgh Pirates vs Atlanta Braves 5/21/2021 Picks Predictions Previews

MLB Starting Time: 7:20 PM ET

Location: Truist Park in Atlanta, GA

Date: Friday, May 21, 2021

TV: BALLY, FSSE

MLB Odds: Atlanta Braves -185

MLB Totals: 8

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