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Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals 06/14/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and MLB Baseball
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Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals 06/14/2021 – The Pittsburgh Pirates will take the road to Nationals Park in Washington, D.C as they open a three-game series against Washington Nationals. The Pirates are at the bottom of the NL Central Division play with a poor 23-41 record on the season. Pittsburgh has a long way to make up for their loss this season. Washington Nationals will enter this game remaining at the bottom of the NL East Division play. The Nationals are holding a 27-35 record on the season. The best mlb picks are up and running as both teams try to make up for their loss.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals 06/14/2021
The Pittsburgh Pirates are holding a terrible record this season and they have a long way to make up for their loss. Pittsburgh dropped their last series against the Brewers 3-0 and they enter this game riding a seven-game losing streak. In their last game, they gave up five runs to Milwaukee and scored just two in return. J.T. Brubaker will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. The southpaw is holding a 4-5 record on the season with an ERA of 3.90.
Players to watch: A. Frazier 2B (GP 63, AB 253, R 36, H 85, 2B 23, 3B 3, HR 2, RBI 24, TB 120, BB 22, SO 30, SB 4, AVG 0.336, OBP 0.396, SLG 0.474, OPS 0.871, WAR 1.8), B. Reynolds LF (GP 62, AB 220, R 38, H 63, 2B 17, 3B 0, HR 10, RBI 31, TB 110, BB 35, SO 54, SB 1, AVG 0.286, OBP 0.391, SLG 0.5, OPS 0.891, WAR 2.6).
The Nationals split their last four-game series against the Giants with a 2-2 record and they look forward to continuing their success from last night. Washington scored five runs from the plate and restricted the Giants to nothing. Kyle Schwarber homered twice for Washington and scored four runs from the plate. Jon Lester will be delivered to the mound as their starter in this game. Lester is holding a 0-2 record on the season with an ERA of 4.19.
Players to watch: T. Turner SS (GP 62, AB 251, R 32, H 75, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 10, RBI 30, TB 116, BB 16, SO 55, SB 13, AVG 0.299, OBP 0.346, SLG 0.462, OPS 0.808, WAR 1.6), S. Castro 2B (GP 62, AB 230, R 14, H 56, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 2, RBI 23, TB 73, BB 17, SO 51, SB 0, AVG 0.243, OBP 0.292, SLG 0.317, OPS 0.609, WAR 0.2).
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Pittsburgh’s last 12 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington’s last 6 games.
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
Both teams are weak with their poor overall performance, but the best sports betting website favors the Pirates to win this game and cover the spread. Back Pittsburgh to make it through against the Nationals in their series opener.