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Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08/07/2020 MLB Odds, Picks and Baseball Predictions
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Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08/07/2020 – Nationals Park in Washington, DC will play host to Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals as they clash in their opening game of a three-game series. The defending World Champions seem to have a slow start this season as they are 4-5 in the NL East. Washington is trailing Atlanta Braves and is one step ahead of the Phillies in the third spot. Moving on to Baltimore, they declined to the fourth spot in the AL East after their defeat against Miami Marlins. Baltimore is holding a 5-7 record and they look forward to rebounding in this game. The Orioles had experienced the baseball odds on their side in the past few games, but they were unable to secure a victory.
Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08/07/2020
They are currently on a four-game losing streak after being swept against Miami Marlins in their last series. The Baltimore Orioles were unable to win a single game against the Marlins. Baltimore scored a total of eight runs in the last four games and they allowed a total of 15 runs. The Orioles took to a good start as they won five of the first seven. As a whole team, Baltimore holds an ERA of 4.45, which ranks the 20th this season. It’s time for the Orioles to bounce back, but they are facing a not so easy Nationals squad. Baltimore will turn in Tommy Milone as their starting pitcher against the Nationals. Milone held a 4-10 record last season with an ERA of 4.76.
Players to watch: H. Alberto 2B (GP12, AB51, R8, H17, 2B4, 3B0, HR2, RBI5, TB27, BB1, SO6, SB1, AVG0.333, OBP0.358, SLG0.529, OPS0.888, WAR0), A. Santander RF (GP12, AB47, R7, H11, 2B3, 3B1, HR2, RBI8, TB22, BB1, SO6, SB0, AVG0.234, OBP0.265, SLG0.468, OPS0.733, WAR0).
The Nationals are one game below the .500 mark with their overall record. As the defending World Champions, they seem to be lagging. The Nationals had their three-game series canceled against the Marlins and the last game against the Mets was unsuccessful. Last night, the Nationals scored just one run from the plate after surrendering three to the Mets. Juan Soto was the only player to contribute from the plate. As a whole team, the Nationals are holding an ERA of 2.76, which ranks the 5th on the season. The Nationals are yet to decide on their starting pitcher in this game.
Players to watch: A. Eaton RF (GP9, AB35, R5, H9, 2B2, 3B0, HR1, RBI3, TB14, BB3, SO10, SB1, AVG0.257, OBP0.316, SLG0.4, OPS0.716, WAR0), T. Turner SS (GP9, AB34, R2, H7, 2B2, 3B0, HR1, RBI2, TB12, BB3, SO6, SB0, AVG0.206, OBP0.263, SLG0.353, OPS0.616, WAR0).
Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore’s last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington’s last 7 games.
Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
Baseball picks have turned away from the Orioles for a while and it will remain the same in this game. Washington will use this opportunity to bounce back and make up for their loss.
Score Prediction: Washington Nationals 7, Baltimore Orioles 5.