Atlanta Braves vs Washington Nationals 9/28/2022 – The Atlanta Braves will conclude their three-game series against the Washington Nationals from the Nationals Park in Washington, DC. The Braves are riding a four-game winning streak and are left with just eight games on the season. The Nationals are the worst team in the NL East and are currently the worst team in the majors. The Nationals were unable to qualify for the playoffs several weeks ago and they can only hope for a better season next year. The baseball 2022 picks are updated online and the Braves are predicted to win this game.
Atlanta Braves vs Washington Nationals 9/28/2022
|When:||Wednesday, September 28, 7:05 PM EDT|
|Where:||Nationals Park, Washington, DC|
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— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) September 28, 2022
The Atlanta Braves are at the top of the NL East Division alongside the New York Mets. The Braves and the Mets are now holding a 97-58 record on the season. Both teams are fighting for the top spot in their division. Atlanta smashed eight runs in their last game and gave up only two to the Nationals. The Braves are averaging close to five runs per game on average. The Braves are holding the fourth rank in the league with their batting average of .225. The Braves are all set to cause damage to opponents in their playoffs.
Players to watch: Dansby Swanson SS (GP 154, AB 610, R 94, H 170, 2B 31, 3B 1, HR 22, RBI 92, TB 269, BB 47, SO 176, SB 18, AVG 0.279, OBP 0.331, SLG 0.441, OPS 0.772, WAR 5.2), Austin Riley 3B (GP 152, AB 590, R 87, H 164, 2B 38, 3B 2, HR 37, RBI 92, TB 317, BB 53, SO 160, SB 2, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.351, SLG 0.537, OPS 0.889, WAR 6.2).
The Washington Nationals are holding a terrible 53-101 record on the season and they have lost key players and are not in a proper position to win. The Nationals will try to rebound but there is nothing much they can do and they can only hope for a better season next time. Washington has one of the worst pitching units that are surrendering 5.22 runs per game to opponents. The Nationals are averaging 2.65 per game from the plate and are holding the 28th rank in total.
Players to watch: Cesar Hernandez 2B (GP 139, AB 538, R 63, H 133, 2B 27, 3B 4, HR 1, RBI 34, TB 171, BB 43, SO 109, SB 9, AVG 0.247, OBP 0.31, SLG 0.318, OPS 0.628, WAR 0.6), Lane Thomas LF (GP 137, AB 467, R 58, H 116, 2B 25, 3B 2, HR 17, RBI 52, TB 196, BB 35, SO 124, SB 8, AVG 0.248, OBP 0.303, SLG 0.42, OPS 0.723, WAR 1.8).
Atlanta Braves vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta’s last 5 games.
Atlanta are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Atlanta are 13-2 SU in their last 15 games against Washington.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Atlanta’s last 18 games on the road.
Atlanta are 16-1 SU in their last 17 games when playing on the road against Washington.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Washington’s last 9 games.
Washington are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games against Atlanta.
Washington are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games at home.
Washington are 1-16 SU in their last 17 games when playing at home against Atlanta.
Atlanta Braves vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
The Atlanta Braves are coming into this game to pick up yet another easy victory. The Braves have an easy shot and they have the best baseball betting lines on their side. Take the Braves to win and cover.
Score Prediction: Braves 7, Nationals 2.