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Washington Nationals vs. San Francisco Giants

The San Francisco Giants and the Washington Nationals face off on Monday at AT&T Park in San Francisco for game one of their series. The Giants are -115 favorites over the Nationals with an over/under run total set at 6.5. The San Francisco Giants have the best record in baseball and they are all alone in first place in the NL West. The Giants are 22-9 at home, 8-2 in their last 10 games, and they have win their last five games in a row. As a team the Giants are hitting .246 with Angel Pagan hitting .323, Hunter Pence hitting .290, Michael Morse hitting .278, and Buster Posey hitting .270. As a team the Giants pitching staff has an ERA of 3.05 with the starters at 3.39 and the bullpen at 2.38. For game one against the Nats the Giants start Ryan Vogelsong who has won his last three Read More

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Washington Nationals

The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Washington nationals face off on Tuesday in game two of their series in Arizona. The Nationals are -130 favorites over the Diamondbacks with an over/under run total set at 8. The Arizona Diamondbacks appeared to have Monday’s game in hand but they let it get away late and took another loss. A.J. Pollack hit a home run, Aaron Hill had three hits, and Martin Prado had two hits as the Diamondbacks scored five runs on 13 hits. Starting pitcher Josh Collmenter allowed four hits and four runs while striking out two over 5.0 innings to not factor in the decision as Addison Reed blew his second save to fall to 1-3 for the season. For Tuesday’s game Arizona starts Bronson Arroyo who has won his last two starts. For the season Arroyo has allowed 44 hits and 21 runs while striking out 20 over 38.2 Read More

Houston Astros vs. Washington Nationals

The Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals face off on Wednesday as they play game two of their interleague series. The Nationals are -150 favorites over the Nationals with an over/under run total set at 8.5. The Houston Astros led most of the way on Tuesday but they were unable to close it out and took the loss. Jose Altuve, Jason Castro, and Dexter Fowler each had hits as the Astros scored three runs on five hits. Starting pitcher Jarred Cosart allowed five hits and two runs while striking out six over 6.0 innings to not factor in the decision as Anthony Bass blew the save and Josh Fields took the loss. For Wednesday’s game the Astros start Bret Oberholtzer who hasn’t won in nine starts. For the season Oberholtzer has allowed 29 hits and 14 earned runs while striking out 22 over 27.1 innings for a 0-4 record and Read More

Miami Marlins vs. Washington Nationals

The Miami Marlins and the Washington Nationals face off on Wednesday in game two of their National League East series. The Marlins are -140 favorites over the Nationals with an over/under run total set at 6.5 The Miami Marlins had a promising start to the season this year but have quickly faded to the bottom of the NL East yet they hardly looked the part whipping the Nationals on Tuesday 11-2. Giancarlo Stanton had two hits including a home run and drove in five runs, Marcell Ozuna had four hits and scpred three runs, and Casey McGehee had three hits and drove in two as the Marlins scored their 11 runs on 15 hits. Starting pitcher Tom Koehler allowed just one hit while walking five and striking out three over 7.0 innings to get the win to raise his record to 2-1 for the season. For Wednesday’s game Miami starts Read More

Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets

The Washington nationals and the New York Mets face-off on Sunday for game three of their weekend series. The Nationals are -132 favorites over the Mets with an over/under run total set at 7.5. The Washington Nationals have gotten hot recently, but the Mets cooled them down on Saturday. Denard Span had three hits, Ian Desmond had two hits, and Bryce Harper had a hit, as the Nationals scored three runs on 11 hits. Starting pitcher Dan Haren allowed nine hits and seven runs, while striking out three over 2.2 innings to take the loss and fall to 8-12 on the season. For Sunday’s game, the Nats start Ross Ohlendorf, who has worked as a starter and out of the bullpen this season. For the season, Ohlendorf has allowed 35 hits and 12 earned runs, while striking out 34 over 43.1 innings for a 3-0 record and a 2.49 ERA. Read More

Atlanta Braves vs. Washington Nationals

The Atlanta Braves and the Washington Nationals face off on Sunday afternoon after playing a marathon on Saturday Night. The Braves are -125 favorites over the Nationals with an over/under run total set at 7. The Atlanta Braves fought back on Saturday to get the game with the Nats into extra innings but in the end that wasn’t enough as they took a rare loss. Jason Heyward hit two home runs and Freddie Freeman and Brian McCann each homered as the Braves scored seven runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Mike Minor lasted just 1.2 innings allowing four hits and four runs it it was Kris Medlen who took the loss to fall to 10-11 on the year. For Sunday’s game the Braves start Julio Teheran who lost last tie out to end a personal two game winning streak. For the season Teheran has allowed 137 hits and 49 earned Read More

Washington Nationals vs. San Francisco Giants

The Washington Nationals and the San Francisco Giants meet on Wednesday in Washington as they continue their series. The Nationals are -149 favorites over the Giants with an over/under run total set at 7.5. The Washington Nationals sat out a rain delay but it was worth the wait for them as they knocked off the Giants. Ian Desmond had three hits, Ian Desmond had two hits including a home run, and Jayson Werth had a hit as the Nats scored four runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez allowed four hits and struck out two but the delay ended his night after four scoreless innings for a no decision as Tanner Roark got the win to go to 2-0 on the year and Rafael Soriano earned his 30th save. For Wednesday’s game Washington starts Jordan Zimmerman who has a no decision in his last out despite allowing just two Read More

Washington Nationals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates

The Washington Nationals and the Pittsburgh Pirates face off on Wednesday for game three of their series between post-season hopefuls. The Pirates are -130 favorites over the Pirates with an over/under run total set at 7. The Washington Nationals were picked by many to return to the post season but they have lost five games in a row and are sliding quickly down the standings. On Monday Wilson Ramos hit a home run and Bryce harper and Denard Span each had hits as the Nationals scored just one run on three hits. Starting pitcher Taylor Jordan allowed nine hits and five runs while striking out sour and lasting 7.2 innings but he took the loss to fall to 0-3 on the season. For Wednesday game the Nationals look to stop the bleeding as they start Stephen Strasburg who has three no decisions, a win, and a loss in his last Read More

Washington Nationals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

The Washington Nationals and the Los Angeles Dodgers face of on Saturday for game two of their series in Washington. The Nationals are -133 favorites over the Dodgers with an over/under run total set at 7. The Washington Nationals battled all game on Friday but in the end it was one bad pitch, which sent them home a loser. Bryce Harper, Ryan Zimmerman, and Ian Desmond each had two hits as the Nats scored twice on nine hits. Starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg allowed seven hits and two runs while striking out six over 7.0 innings to not factor in the decision as Rafael Soriano took the loss to fall to 1-2 on the season. For Saturday’s game Washington starts Gio Gonzalez who has won his last four starts. For the season Gonzalez has allowed 90 hits and 40 earned runs while striking out 114 over 118.2 innings for a 7-3 Read More

Washington Nationals vs. San Diego Padres

The Washington Nationals and the San Diego Padres face off on Saturday as they meet in Washington in game two of their series. The Nationals are -215 favorites over the Padres with an over/under run total set at 7. The Washington Nationals got their series off on the right foot on Friday as they beat the Padres in Washington. Jayson Werth had three hits and Denard Span and Wilson Ramos each had two hits as the Nationals scored eight runs on 10 hits. Starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez allowed eight hits and three runs while striking out five over 6.2 innings to get the win and go to 6-3 on the year as Rafael Soriano earned his 23rd save. For Saturday’s against the Padres the Nationals start Jordan Zimmerman who has won his last three starts. For the season Zimmerman has allowed 97 hits and 33 earned runs while striking out Read More