Washington Nationals vs Miami Marlins 05/17/2022 – On Tuesday, two NL East rivals will be locking horns at the LoanDepot Park in Miami, Florida. The Washington Nationals will be taking on the Miami Marlins in the second game of the three-game series between the two teams. The Washington Nationals are struggling at the bottom of the division with a record of 12-25, while the Miami Marlins are seeing better days in the third rank with a record of 16-19. The latest MLB betting trends are foreseeing a win for the Miami Marlins in this game.
Washington Nationals vs Miami Marlins 05/17/2022
|When:||Tuesday, May 17, 6:40 PM ET|
|Where:||LoanDepot Park, Miami, Florida|
The Washington Nationals are coming into this game after losing nine games out of their last 12 played and have scored 15 runs in their last three games. The Washington offense is led by Josh Bell who has posted 43 hits so far along with 21 RBIs in this baseball season. Cesar Hernandez and Maikel Franco have a combo of 77 hits and 28 ribbies. On the mound against the Miami Marlins, the Washington Nationals will be posting Joan Adon. Adon is currently 1-6 with a 7.03 ERA.
Players to watch: Cesar Hernandez 2B (GP 36, AB 150, R 19, H 40, 2B 7, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 7, TB 47, BB 9, SO 32, SB 2, AVG 0.267, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.313, OPS 0.63, WAR 0.4), Maikel Franco 3B (GP 36, AB 136, R 12, H 36, 2B 10, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 21, TB 55, BB 6, SO 28, SB 0, AVG 0.265, OBP 0.292, SLG 0.404, OPS 0.696, WAR 0.4).
The Miami Marlins have won three games out of their last six played and have scored 20 runs in their last three games. The Miami offense is led by Jesus Aguilar who has posted 33 hits so far along with 17 ribbies. Jazz Chisholm Jr. and Garrett Cooper have a combo of 61 hits and 37 RBIs as a duo. The Miami Marlins will be sending Cody Poteet to the mound against the Washington Nationals. Poteet is no 0-0 with a 0.55 ERA in this baseball season.
Players to watch: Jorge Soler RF (GP 34, AB 128, R 12, H 24, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 16, TB 50, BB 16, SO 40, SB 0, AVG 0.188, OBP 0.283, SLG 0.391, OPS 0.673, WAR 0.4), Jesus Aguilar 1B (GP 32, AB 118, R 10, H 31, 2B 4, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 17, TB 50, BB 14, SO 34, SB 0, AVG 0.263, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.424, OPS 0.757, WAR 0.2).
Washington Nationals vs Miami Marlins Betting Numbers
Washington are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Nationals are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against Miami.
Washington are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami.
Washington are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the National League.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Miami’s last 6 games.
Miami are 4-11 SU in their last 15 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Miami’s last 8 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games when playing at home against Washington.
Miami are 4-10 SU in their last 14 games against an opponent in the National League.
Washington Nationals vs Miami Marlins Betting Picks
The Marlins are the stronger team in this pairing, especially with Washington struggling on the mound. MLB betting data predicts the Miami Marlins to win in this game.
Score Prediction: Marlins 6, Nationals 2.