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San Diego Padres vs Washington Nationals 07/18/2021 Game Analysis, Baseball Tips and Forecast
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San Diego Padres vs Washington Nationals 07/18/2021 – The Padres have smashed the Nationals in an unforgettable game and they are all set to continue their success from Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. The San Diego Padres are still at the third spot in NL West Division play. As for the Nationals, they are sitting at the fourth position in the NL East. Washington will need to make it past the Braves and the Phillies to get to the second spot. Experts who bet on sports have been against the Nationals in the past few games as the Padres are dominating from both ends.
San Diego Padres vs Washington Nationals 07/18/2021
San Diego Padres
San Diego Padres have won a total of 54 games on the season and dropped 40 in return. The Padres continue to have Fernando Tatis Jr. as their leader in batting with .286. Tatis is the bright spot for the Padres with 28 home runs and 62 RBIs in total. When it comes to hits, Jake Cronenworth is the leader with 98. Joe Musgrove will be sent to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding an ERA of 2.93 with 116 Ks and 25 BBs in total. The Padres will win consistently to get past the Dodgers.
Players to watch: J. Cronenworth 2B (GP 92, AB 345, R 64, H 98, 2B 21, 3B 4, HR 13, RBI 38, TB 166, BB 34, SO 54, SB 4, AVG 0.284, OBP 0.356, SLG 0.481, OPS 0.837, WAR 3.9), M. Machado 3B (GP 86, AB 306, R 55, H 82, 2B 15, 3B 2, HR 15, RBI 61, TB 146, BB 44, SO 59, SB 9, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.356, SLG 0.477, OPS 0.833, WAR 3.2).
The Washington Nationals have won a total of 42 games and gave 48 in return. The Nationals have Trea Turner as their leader in batting with an average of .319. When it comes to home runs and RBIs, Kyle Schwarber is the leader with 25 and 53. The Nationals will turn Max Scherzer to the mound as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 7-4 record on the season with an ERA of 2.66 and 134 Ks in total. Washington will need more power from both ends to get past opponents in their division.
Players to watch: T. Turner SS (GP 86, AB 348, R 57, H 111, 2B 15, 3B 2, HR 17, RBI 42, TB 181, BB 25, SO 70, SB 19, AVG 0.319, OBP 0.368, SLG 0.52, OPS 0.888, WAR 3.7), S. Castro 2B (GP 87, AB 315, R 25, H 89, 2B 20, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 38, TB 118, BB 26, SO 62, SB 0, AVG 0.283, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.375, OPS 0.708, WAR 1.3).
San Diego Padres vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
San Diego Padres
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Diego’s last 10 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Washington’s last 9 games.
San Diego Padres vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
The mlb betting trends have predicted the Padres to continue their success and take out the Nationals with ease in this game. San Diego has a better balance between their offensive and defensive unit.
Score Prediction: Padres 7, Nationals 3.