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Philadelphia Phillies vs Washington Nationals 09/21/2020 Predictions, Previews and Spread
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Philadelphia Phillies vs Washington Nationals 09/21/2020 –On Monday, Philadelphia Phillies and Washington Nationals will open their four-game series from Nationals Park in Washington, DC. Philadelphia is sitting at the third spot in the NL East division with a 27-26 record. The Phillies are trailing the Marlins by one game and they are keen on getting to the second place. As for the Nationals, they have been a total disappointment this year with their 20-32 record on the season. Washington is still at the bottom of the division while they trail the Mets by 3.5 games. The field is set while the sports betting websites are up with the picks and predictions of this game.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Washington Nationals 09/21/2020
Philadelphia Phillies are trying hard to get past the Marlins and make it through to the Wild Card spot. They are one game ahead of the .500 mark and are three games ahead of New York Mets. Philadelphia split their last series with Toronto Blue Jays with a 2-2 record. Last night, the Phillies gave up six runs to the Blue Jays and scored just three in return. They were struck out a dozen times with nine men on base. Zack Wheeler will be delivered to the mound as the starter in this game. Wheeler is holding a 4-0 record on the season with an ERA of 2.62.
Players to watch: A. McCutchen CF (GP 51 AB 192 R 25 H 46 2B 6 3B 0 HR 8 RBI 32 TB 76 BB 21 SO 44 SB 4 AVG 0.24 OBP 0.316 SLG 0.396 OPS 0.712 WAR 0), D. Gregorius SS (GP 53 AB 187 R 32 H 54 2B 8 3B 2 HR 9 RBI 35 TB 93 BB 14 SO 24 SB 3 AVG 0.289 OBP 0.348 SLG 0.497 OPS 0.845 WAR 0).
The Nationals have turned out to be a struggling team this season after losing most of their game. Washington will soon no longer be the defending world champions with their poor performance. The Nationals lost their last five-game series against Miami Marlins with a record of 2-3. Last night, the Nationals smashed 15 runs from the plate and restricted the Marlins to nothing. It seemed like an easy victory, but the Nationals lost the series. Anibal Sanchez will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Sanchez is holding a 2-5 record on the season with an ERA of 7.38.
Players to watch: T. Turner SS (GP 52 AB 208 R 41 H 70 2B 13 3B 4 HR 10 RBI 32 TB 121 BB 19 SO 32 SB 9 AVG 0.337 OBP 0.394 SLG 0.582 OPS 0.976 WAR 0), A. Cabrera 2B (GP 49 AB 180 R 20 H 43 2B 9 3B 3 HR 8 RBI 29 TB 82 BB 18 SO 37 SB 0 AVG 0.239 OBP 0.302 SLG 0.456 OPS 0.758 WAR 0).
Philadelphia Phillies vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Philadelphia’s last 18 games.
Washington is 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
Philadelphia Phillies vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
The Phillies are desperate for a victory and the Nationals are not a team that performs well. The best betting websites usa have predicted the Phillies to win this game with ease.
Score Prediction: Philadelphia Phillies 4, Washington Nationals 3.