Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals 06/29/2022 Betting Tips, Analysis and Preview
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals 06/29/2022 – The Pittsburgh Pirates will be locking horns with the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on Wednesday afternoon. The Pittsburgh Pirates are in the third position of the NL Central with a record of 29-45, two spots below the ruling Brewers. The Washington Nationals are in the lowest rung of the ladder with a record of 29-48, with the Mets ruling their division. The Nationals will want to repeat their success from the previous game. However, the MLB odds expect the Pittsburgh Pirates to win in this game.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals 06/29/2022
|When:||Wednesday, June 29, 1:05 PM ET|
|Where:||Nationals Park, Washington, D.C.|
The Pittsburgh Pirates lost the previous game against the Nationals with a score of 3-1. The Pittsburgh offense is led by Ke’Bryan Hayes who has posted 66 hits and is batting with an average of .263 in this baseball season. The lead home-run scorer for the team is Bryan Reynolds who has knocked 12 out of the park so far. On the mound against the Washington Nationals, the Pittsburgh Pirates will be posting Mitch Keller who is 2-5 with a 4.77 ERA.
Players to watch: Bryan Reynolds CF (GP 70, AB 264, R 32, H 66, 2B 8, 3B 3, HR 12, RBI 25, TB 116, BB 27, SO 70, SB 3, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.322, SLG 0.439, OPS 0.761, WAR 1.2), Ke’Bryan Hayes 3B (GP 65, AB 247, R 32, H 64, 2B 15, 3B 2, HR 3, RBI 24, TB 92, BB 26, SO 62, SB 8, AVG 0.259, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.372, OPS 0.706, WAR 2.8).
The Washington Nationals are coming here with Cesar Hernandez leading the way with 81 hits. Josh Bell has posted 85 hits and is batting with an average of .311 in the current baseball season. The highest number of home runs for the team has been scored by Juan Soto who has scored 14 homers for the team. The Washington Nationals will be handing the ball to Paolo Espino who is 0-1 with a 2.21 ERA.
Players to watch: Cesar Hernandez 2B (GP 75, AB 307, R 40, H 80, 2B 16, 3B 2, HR 0, RBI 18, TB 100, BB 22, SO 59, SB 3, AVG 0.261, OBP 0.315, SLG 0.326, OPS 0.641, WAR 0.1), Maikel Franco 3B (GP 73, AB 278, R 23, H 70, 2B 15, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 34, TB 106, BB 10, SO 56, SB 0, AVG 0.252, OBP 0.275, SLG 0.381, OPS 0.656, WAR -0.3).
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
Pittsburgh are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games.
Pirates are 1-12 SU in their last 13 games on the road.
Pittsburgh are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Washington.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh’s last 6 games against an opponent in the National League East Division division.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh’s last 5 games played on a Wednesday.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington’s last 7 games.
Nationals are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Washington are 3-8 SU in their last 11 games at home.
Washington are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington’s last 6 games against an opponent in the National League.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
The Washington Nationals are here with a solid pitching line-up but the Pirates are showing more promise in this matchup. The baseball computer picks expect the Pittsburgh Pirates to win in this game.
Score Prediction: Pirates 5, Nationals 3.