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Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08/09/2020 MLB Results, Analysis and Baseball Forecast
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Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08/09/2020 – Baltimore Orioles seem to be on fire as they improved yet again in their last game against the Nationals. Baltimore is now holding a 7-7 record on the season and they have reached the .500 mark. Washington Nationals are back to the bottom spot in the NL East division with a 4-7 record on the season. Both teams will conclude their three-game series when they face-off from the Nationals Park in Washington, DC. The mlb odds are out as the Orioles look forward to sweeping the Nationals in this series.
Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals 08/09/2020
Baltimore Orioles have come out strong this year with their impressive performance. The team is not ready to be one of the last three teams this season. In the opening game against the Nationals, Baltimore smashed a final score of 11-0. Last night, the Orioles went deep from the plate once again and settled with a 5-3 victory. A three-run blast was smashed by Anthony Santander that put the Orioles ahead for good. Baltimore will turn in John Means as their starting pitcher in this game. Means is holding a 1-0 record of the season with an ERA of 7.71. The southpaw has allowed two homers and taken out six opponent hitters.
Players to watch: H. Alberto 2B (GP14, AB60, R11, H20, 2B6, 3B0, HR2, RBI6, TB32, BB1, SO6, SB1, AVG0.333, OBP0.355, SLG0.533, OPS0.888, WAR0.7), A. Santander RF (GP14, AB56, R10, H14, 2B4, 3B1, HR3, RBI12, TB29, BB1, SO7, SB0, AVG0.25, OBP0.276, SLG0.518, OPS0.794, WAR0.4).
Washington Nationals made things worse by losing their series against the Baltimore Orioles. The Nationals will try to rebound in their final game as they try not to get swept. Washington was expected to do better since they are the defending World Series Champions. Starting pitcher Daniel Hudson struggled on the mound when he surrendered three runs to the Orioles. From the plate, Juan Soto managed to get his first homer of the season. Stephen Strasburg will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Strasburg held an 18-6 record last season with an ERA of 3.32.
Players to watch: A. Eaton RF (GP11, AB42, R5, H9, 2B2, 3B0, HR1, RBI3, TB14, BB3, SO12, SB1, AVG0.214, OBP0.267, SLG0.333, OPS0.6, WAR0), T. Turner SS (GP11, AB43, R2, H8, 2B2, 3B0, HR1, RBI2, TB13, BB3, SO7, SB0, AVG0.186, OBP0.234, SLG0.302, OPS0.536, WAR0).
Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore’s last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Washington’s last 9 games.
Baltimore Orioles vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
The mlb lines for betting are up and running and the odds are favoring the Nationals in their final game. Washington will do their best to bounce back and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Washington Nationals 5, Baltimore Orioles 3.