Oakland Athletics vs Washington Nationals 08/30/2022 Spread, Game Analysis and Tips
Oakland Athletics vs Washington Nationals 08/30/2022 – On Tuesday evening, the Oakland Athletics will be meeting the Washington Nationals for some action in the diamond at Nationals Park. The Oakland Athletics are at the bottom of the table in the AL West with 48-81, four spots below the ruling Houston Astros. The Washington Nationals are in the fifth position of the NL East with 43-85, four spots away from the dominating New York Mets. The Oakland Athletics will be winning this game according to the MLB best prop bets today.
Oakland Athletics vs Washington Nationals 08/30/2022
|When:||Tuesday, August 30, 7:05 PM ET|
|Where:||Nationals Park, Washington, D.C.|
The Oakland Athletics are coming here after playing a series against the New York Yankees. The first two games of that series proved to be disappointing for the A’s who lost with scores of 13-4 and 3-2. Oakland managed to get back on the winning side and posted victories in the next two games with 3-2 and 4-1. The Oakland Athletics will be sending Cole Irvin to the hill. Irvin is now 6-11 with a 3.16 ERA.
Players to watch: Sean Murphy C (GP 117, AB 422, R 53, H 107, 2B 30, 3B 1, HR 16, RBI 53, TB 187, BB 43, SO 97, SB 1, AVG 0.254, OBP 0.334, SLG 0.443, OPS 0.777, WAR 3.4), Tony Kemp 2B (GP 117, AB 390, R 39, H 86, 2B 19, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 29, TB 117, BB 37, SO 60, SB 8, AVG 0.221, OBP 0.296, SLG 0.3, OPS 0.596, WAR -0.1).
The Washington Nationals played a series against the Reds and struggled. The opener was a loss for Washington who fell with a score of 7-3 and then lost the second game with a score of 6-2. Washington managed to win in the finale with a score of 3-2 to avoid a sweep loss. The Washington Nationals will be handing the ball to Erick Fedde to face the Oakland Athletics. Fedde is now 5-8 with a 4.88 ERA.
Players to watch: Cesar Hernandez 2B (GP 125, AB 489, R 56, H 120, 2B 26, 3B 3, HR 0, RBI 26, TB 152, BB 36, SO 98, SB 8, AVG 0.245, OBP 0.305, SLG 0.311, OPS 0.615, WAR 0), Nelson Cruz DH (GP 114, AB 413, R 46, H 97, 2B 16, 3B 0, HR 10, RBI 62, TB 143, BB 46, SO 112, SB 4, AVG 0.235, OBP 0.315, SLG 0.346, OPS 0.661, WAR 0.3).
Oakland Athletics vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland’s last 5 games.
Athletics are 7-13 SU in their last 20 games.
Oakland are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games against Washington.
Oakland are 4-8 SU in their last 12 games on the road.
Athletics are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the National League.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington’s last 7 games.
Washington are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington’s last 6 games against Oakland.
Washington are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Washington’s last 9 games against an opponent in the American League.
Oakland Athletics vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
The Washington Nationals are going with Fedde who has been putting in decent starts. On the opposite mound, the A’s are going with Irvin who was fantastic against the Marlins. The Oakland Athletics have a much better chance of winning this game according to the best baseball betting strategy.
Score Prediction: Athletics 5, Nationals 3.