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New York Mets vs Washington Nationals 09/04/2021 Analysis, Odds and Betting Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New York Mets vs Washington Nationals 09/04/2021 – The New York Mets and Washington Nationals will continue their series from Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. The Mets were once at the top of the NL East Division but now they are stuck at the third. It’s not too late for the Mets but they need to take out the Phillies and the Braves. As for the Nationals, they are back to the bottom of the list and can kiss their postseason goodbye. The MLB betting lines are against the Nationals to win this game after their poor performance. New York has a better team with a better batting squad.
New York Mets vs Washington Nationals 09/04/2021
New York Mets
The Mets won their last game by smashing six runs from the plate and restricting the Nationals to just two. New York will enter this game riding a five-game winning streak. The Mets have smashed a total of 501 runs with a batting clip of .237. Overall, they have 141 home runs and 1003 hits. From the pitching end, they are holding an ERA of 3.74 with a WHIP of 1.20. The New York Mets will do their best to get past the Phillies. However, the postseason is not an easy task with other opponents in the league.
Players to watch: Pete Alonso 1B (GP 123, AB 451, R 65, H 117, 2B 19, 3B 1, HR 29, RBI 76, TB 225, BB 46, SO 105, SB 3, AVG 0.259, OBP 0.339, SLG 0.499, OPS 0.838, WAR 3.2), Dominic Smith 1B (GP 125, AB 417, R 41, H 103, 2B 16, 3B 0, HR 11, RBI 55, TB 152, BB 30, SO 102, SB 2, AVG 0.247, OBP 0.307, SLG 0.365, OPS 0.672, WAR -0.4).
The Nationals have lost it all since 2019. Washington was unable to perform well last year and they continue to struggle this season. The Nationals will need more balance from their pitching unit. Washington has smashed a total of 1119 hits and 150 home runs with a batting clip of .250. From the pitching end, they are touching an ERA of 4.67 with a 133 WHIP. Washington is now holding a 55-78 record on the season and their struggle for the NL East continues.
Players to watch: Juan Soto LF (GP 121, AB 404, R 89, H 122, 2B 16, 3B 1, HR 23, RBI 75, TB 209, BB 106, SO 78, SB 8, AVG 0.302, OBP 0.446, SLG 0.517, OPS 0.963, WAR 5.3), Josh Bell 1B (GP 115, AB 397, R 60, H 101, 2B 18, 3B 1, HR 23, RBI 74, TB 190, BB 38, SO 84, SB 0, AVG 0.254, OBP 0.32, SLG 0.479, OPS 0.798, WAR 1.7).
New York Mets vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
New York Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of NY Mets’ last 16 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington’s last 6 games.
New York Mets vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
The baseball sportsbook predictions are intact for the Mets to win this game and cover the spread. Washington is not too consistent in their success and they have no chance for the playoffs even if they win as much as possible.
Score Prediction: Mets 5, Nationals 3.