Nationals vs. Yankees: Can the Nats Bounce Back on the Road?

Posted by: Mike Davis
Washington Nationals vs. New York Yankees

Wednesday’s MLB sports betting lineup offers a thrilling Washington Nationals vs. New York Yankees matchup that will be nationally broadcast. Both teams rank amongst the best in the MLB but Wednesday’s 4 team parlay odds make it clear that bookmakers believe the Yanks are more talented. Let’s take a look at the odds before going over some MLB betting picks.

Washington Nationals vs. New York Yankees – Wednesday, June 13th    

Series: Game 2 || Yankees Lead 1-0

When: 7:00 pm ET

Where: Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York


Stream: Watch ESPN, MLB TV

MLB Sports Betting Odds:

Nationals +1½ (-130) 9½ (-105) +167
Yankees -1½ (+110) 9½ (-115) -177
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Washington Nationals        

The Nats slide into this evening’s matchup sporting a 36-28 record that ranks them 2nd in the NL East. Currently, Washington is 1-game behind the division-leading Atlanta Braves. With a 1-3 record in their last 4 matchups, Washington is in desperate need of a rebound. Unfortunately for them, they’ll be playing on the road against one of the best teams in the league this evening. On top of that, Washington is coming off a 3-0 loss to New York. This has undoubtedly forced tonight’s MLB sports betting odds to peg the Nats as an underdog once again. To help prove the odds makers wrong, Washington will be starting Erick Fedde this evening. Fedde brings a 0-1 record to the mound as well as a 1.24 WHIP and a 4.76 ERA.

Players to Watch: Howie Kendrick (4 HR, 12 RBI, .303 BA), Matt Adams (13 HR, 36 RBI, .264 BA), and Bryce Harper (19 HR, 43 RBI, .228 BA).

New York Yankees 

The Yanks enter this Wednesday night’s matchup sporting a brilliant 43-19 record that ties them alongside the Boston Red Sox for the lead in the AL East. With a 5-1 record in their last 6 matchups, it’s safe to say that the Yanks are trying to create some separation. Unfortunately for New York, it looks like Boston is doing an even better job of keeping up. This rivalry is shaping up like never before and MLB betting fans should keep a close watch as the season progresses. Sonny Gray will get the start on behalf of new York this evening. He brings a 4-4 record with him as well as a 4.81 ERA and a 1.46 WHIP.

Players to Watch: Aaron Judge (18 HR, 45 RBI, .271 BA), Didi Gregorius (13 HR, 38 RBI, .248 BA), and Giancarlo Stanton (15 HR, 34 RBI, .240 BA).

Washington Nationals vs. New York Yankees Betting Predictions


  • The TOTAL has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington’s last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
  • Washington is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • Washington is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
  • The TOTAL has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees’ last 6 games when playing at home against Washington
  • NY Yankees is 18-4 SU in its last 22 games at home
  • NY Yankees is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Washington Nationals vs. New York Yankees Betting Picks

So which side should top sportsbook bettors favor in this New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves matchup? The Yankees may not have their best pitcher on the mound. However, the man the Nats are putting forward isn’t that frightening either. In the end, the Yanks superior hitting should lead them to another decisive home victory. Sign up today to make your MLB betting prediction!

Score Prediction: 6-4 New York.