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Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08/08/2020 Game Analysis, MLB Tips and Forecast

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Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08-08-2020 Game Analysis MLB Tips and Forecast

Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08/08/2020 – The defending World Series champions will try to rebound from their terrible defeat in their opening game against Baltimore Orioles last night. Washington Nationals will remain at Nationals Park in Washington, DC to host Baltimore again for their second game of three-game series. The Nationals declined further to a 4-6 record on the season and they continue to sit at the fourth spot in the NL East division. Baltimore, on the other hand, progressed to a 6-7 record and they are holding the second spot alongside Tampa Bay Rays in the AL East. The betting baseball odds are out as these teams battle in an entertaining game once again.

Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08/08/2020

When: Saturday, August 8, 6:05 PM ET
Where: Nationals Park, Washington, DC
TV: MLBN
Stream: SofaScore

Baltimore Orioles

It was the least expected for a team like Baltimore Orioles to smash 11 runs against the defending World Champions. Baltimore was strong at the plate and their pitching unit was equally strong when they restricted the Nationals to nothing. In the last three games alone, the Orioles have smashed 19 runs off the plate and they are all set to cause damage this season. The leading batsman for Baltimore is Hander Alberto followed by Renato Nunez and Jose Iglesias. The Orioles will deliver Tom Eshelman to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Eshelman is holding a 0-0 record with an ERA of 2.70 this season.

Players to watch: H. Alberto 2B (GP13, AB56, R10, H19, 2B6, 3B0, HR2, RBI6, TB31, BB1, SO6, SB1, AVG0.339, OBP0.362, SLG0.554, OPS0.916, WAR0), A. Santander RF (GP13, AB52, R9, H13, 2B4, 3B1, HR2, RBI9, TB25, BB1, SO6, SB0, AVG0.25, OBP0.278, SLG0.481, OPS0.759, WAR0).

Washington Nationals

A bad start for Washington has not only made them fall back, but they are struggling to get past some of the weak teams. Washington is allowing too much to opponents and it’s time they bounced back soon. Last night was a total disaster against Baltimore when they were helpless from the plate. The leading batsman is Starlin Castro with one RBI and 13 hits. Following Castro is Asdrubal Cabrera and Adam Eaton. Washington will turn in Austin Voth to the mound as their starting pitcher in this game. Voth is holding a 0-1 record on the season with an ERA of 3.60. Voth will make his second start in his career against Baltimore.

Players to watch: A. Eaton RF (GP10, AB38, R5, H9, 2B2, 3B0, HR1, RBI3, TB14, BB3, SO10, SB1, AVG0.237, OBP0.293, SLG0.368, OPS0.661, WAR0), T. Turner SS (GP10, AB38, R2, H7, 2B2, 3B0, HR1, RBI2, TB12, BB3, SO6, SB0, AVG0.184, OBP0.238, SLG0.316, OPS0.554, WAR0).

Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers

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Baltimore Orioles

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore’s last 6 games.
Baltimore is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Baltimore is 4-9 SU in their last 13 games against Washington.
Baltimore is 3-6 SU in their last 9 games when playing on the road against Washington.
Baltimore is 2-4 SU in their last 6 games this season.

Washington Nationals

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington’s last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Washington’s last 12 games against Baltimore.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington’s last 6 games at home.
Washington is 6-3 SU in their last 9 games when playing at home against Baltimore.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington’s last 6 games against an opponent in the American League.

Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks

It’s hard to believe that the baseball spread betting has turned against the Washington Nationals in this game. The Nationals have not shown their interest this season and the Orioles hold the key to success once again in a low scoring game.

Score Prediction: Baltimore Orioles 3, Washington Nationals 2.