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Toronto Blue Jays vs Washington Nationals 07/28/2020 MLB Odds, Picks and Predictions
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Toronto Blue Jays vs Washington Nationals 07/28/2020 –Toronto Blue Jays and Washington Nationals will continue their second game of a four-game series that is all set to take place at the Nationals Park in Washington, DC. Toronto went all out in their opening game to defeat the Nationals and they are keen on continuing their success. Washington Nationals have already declined to a 1-3 record in the NL East and that put them down to the last spot. The Blue Jays are at the fourth spot in the AL East with a 2-2 record and they reached the .500 mark. The baseball odds were against the Blue Jays in their last outing, but things are changing as they show their potential to be a top contender.
Toronto Blue Jays vs Washington Nationals 07/28/2020
Toronto Blue Jays
The team went deep from the plate to score four runs to victory in their opening match. The Toronto Blue Jays were equally strong on the mound when they restricted the Washington Nationals to just one. From the batting end, Cavan Biggio has taken the lead for his team with three RBIs and five hits. A combination of five RBIs and nine hits came off the plate from Randal Grichuk and Teoscar Hernandez. The Blue Jays are all set to turn in Tanner Roark as their starting against the Nationals in this game. Roark took out 158 opponent hitters last season with an ERA of 4.35 and a 10-10 record.
Players to watch: V. Guerrero Jr. 3B (GP4 AB18 R1 H4 2B0 3B0 HR0 RBI0 TB4 BB0 SO4 SB1 AVG0.222 OBP0.222 SLG0.222 OPS0.444 WAR0), C. Biggio 2B (GP4 AB17 R2 H5 2B0 3B0 HR1 RBI3 TB8 BB1 SO6 SB0 AVG0.294 OBP0.333 SLG0.471 OPS0.804 WAR0).
The Nationals had an unexpected loss when the Blue Jays showed their strength. It’s time for Washington to get back on track since this season is too short to try later. The Nationals need to win two more games to reach the .500 mark. In the last two games, Washington has scored just two runs. Adam Eaton has taken the lead for his team with one RBI and five hits. Asdrubal Cabrera and Victor Robles contributed six RBIs and nine hits. Washington will turn in Austin Voth to the mound as their starter in this game. Voth had 44 strikeouts with a 2-1 record and a 3.30 ERA last season.
Players to watch: A. Eaton RF (GP4 AB15 R2 H5 2B1 3B0 HR1 RBI1 TB9 BB1 SO2 SB0 AVG0.333 OBP0.375 SLG0.6 OPS0.975 WAR0), T. Turner SS (GP4 AB15 R1 H4 2B0 3B0 HR1 RBI1 TB7 BB1 SO2 SB0 AVG0.267 OBP0.313 SLG0.467 OPS0.779 WAR0).
Toronto Blue Jays vs Washington Nationals Betting Numbers
Toronto Blue Jays
Toronto is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
Washington is 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
Toronto Blue Jays vs Washington Nationals Betting Picks
Washington is delivering Voth as their starter so they will depend more on their bats. Toronto, on the other hand, has a better shot with Roark on the mound. The baseball picks have shifted focus to the Blue Jays to secure a victory.
Score Prediction: Toronto Blue Jays 5, Washington Nationals 3.