Washington Nationals vs Houston Astros 10/22/19 Baseball Betting Picks
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Washington Nationals vs Houston Astros 10/22/19 – On Tuesday, MLB’s top two teams will clash for the first game on their journey for the World Series title. Washington Nationals are all set to play Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park as they progress for their first appearance in the World Series. Both teams have battled hard through the postseason after playing 162 regular-season games. Houston Astros will be playing at home and they enter the series after defeating New York Yankees. MLB betting has increased as fans are curious about their favorite team getting one step closer to the title.
Washington Nationals vs Houston Astros 10/22/19
Baseball betting is flourishing in Washington and all parts of the country as they make history by entering their first World Series game. During the regular season, the Nationals were trailing behind the .500 mark by 12 games, but they managed to go on a winning spree and progress to the postseason. Washington played it’s best and defeated Saint Louis Cardinals by winning the NLCS series. The Nationals will start their game with Max Scherzer on the mound against Houston. The three-time Cy Young Award winner has proved to be a threat during his postseason performance.
Players to watch: 2B Anthony Rendon (117 R, 34 HR, 126 RBI, .319 AVG, .412 OBP, 1.010 OPS), LF Juan Soto (110 R, 34 HR, 110 RBI, .282 AVG, .401 OBP, .949 OPS), 3B Howie Kendrick (61 R, 17 HR, 62 RBI, .344 AVG, .395 OBP, .966 OPS), SP Max Scherzer (11-7, 2.92 ERA, 1.03 WHIP, 172.1 IP, 243 SO).
Houston Astros has come a long way this year and they topped the regular season by winning 107 out of 162 games. The Astros enter the World Series title for the second time in history, and they have done it in style by defeating New York Yankees in the ALCS series. Jose Altuve was the hero for his team with a two-run homer during the bottom of the ninth inning. The Yankees and Astros were tied with a score of 4-4 until Altuve’s homer settled the score with 6-4. Houston will start their games against Washington with Gerrit Cole on the mound. The talented pitcher has surrendered just one run during the postseason.
Players to watch: Yulieski Gurriel 1B (85 R, 31 HR, 104 RBI, .298 AVG, .343 OBP, .884 OPS), 2B Jose Altuve (89 R, 31 HR, 74 RBI, .298 AVG, .353 OBP, .903 OPS), 3B Alex Bregman (122 R, 41 HR, 112 RBI, .296 AVG, .423 OBP, 1.015 OPS), SP Gerrit Cole (20-5, 2.50 ERA, 0.89 WHIP, 212.1 IP, 326 SO).
Philadelphia Phillies vs. New York Mets Betting Numbers
Nationals are 6-0 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston’s last 6 games.
Washington Nationals vs Houston Astros Betting Picks
Nationals are determined to win the World Series for the first time as they have been playing well constantly. The Nationals have Max Scherzer as their starter with a potential batting unit to get the job done.
Score Prediction: Washington Nationals 4, Houston Astros 3.
Score Prediction: Washington Nationals 4, Houston Astros 3