Washington Nationals vs Cincinnati Reds 06/03/2022 – The Washington Nationals will be meeting the Cincinnati Reds at the Great American Ball Park on Friday evening. This will be the second game of a four-game series between the two teams. The Washington Nationals are in the fifth position in the NL East, currently dominated by the New York Mets, with a record of 18-35. The Cincinnati Reds are in the lowest rung of the NL Central ladder with a record of 18-32. The baseball betting odds are in favor of a win for the Cincinnati Reds in this game.
Washington Nationals vs Cincinnati Reds 06/03/2022
|When:||Friday, June 3, 6:40 PM ET|
|Where:||Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati, Ohio|
The Washington Nationals are coming into this game after losing shamelessly in the first game of the series against the Reds. Before that, the Nationals played against the New York Mets but lost all three games. In the first game of that series, the Nationals had Joan Adon start for them. Adon gave up six hits and four walks. The Washington Nationals will be handing the ball to Josiah Gray who is 5-4 with a 5.08 ERA.
Players to watch: Cesar Hernandez 2B (GP 52, AB 216, R 30, H 61, 2B 13, 3B 1, HR 0, RBI 13, TB 76, BB 14, SO 44, SB 2, AVG 0.282, OBP 0.332, SLG 0.352, OPS 0.684, WAR 0.7), Maikel Franco 3B (GP 52, AB 198, R 15, H 51, 2B 14, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 23, TB 74, BB 8, SO 41, SB 0, AVG 0.258, OBP 0.284, SLG 0.374, OPS 0.657, WAR -0.2).
The Cincinnati Reds enjoyed a nice win in the first game against the Reds with a score of 8-1. Before that, the Reds played against the Red Sox. The Reds won the first game with a score of 2-1, lost the second one 7-1, and then won on Thursday with five runs. In Thursday’s game, Cincinnati started with Graham Ashcraft who threw for 7.0 innings and gave up four hits and a single walk. The Reds will be handing the ball to Mike Minor on Friday. Minor is 8-12 with a 5.05 ERA.
Players to watch: Brandon Drury 3B (GP 41, AB 150, R 24, H 36, 2B 10, 3B 0, HR 8, RBI 26, TB 70, BB 13, SO 37, SB 0, AVG 0.24, OBP 0.307, SLG 0.467, OPS 0.774, WAR 0.3), Tommy Pham LF (GP 42, AB 150, R 26, H 35, 2B 6, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 17, TB 56, BB 24, SO 42, SB 3, AVG 0.233, OBP 0.335, SLG 0.373, OPS 0.709, WAR 0.2).
Washington Nationals vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Washington’s last 12 games.
Washington are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Nationals are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games against Cincinnati.
Washington are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
Washington are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati’s last 6 games.
Cincinnati are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
Reds are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home.
Cincinnati are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Washington.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cincinnati’s last 6 games against an opponent in the National League.
Washington Nationals vs Cincinnati Reds Betting Picks
The Washington Nationals will be seeking a win after losing in the first game. However, the Cincinnati Reds have a much better chance of winning and are expected to do so as per MLB betting predictions by betting gurus.
Score Prediction: Reds 7, Nationals 5.