Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets Friday’s Online MLB Betting Preview
Posted by: Anthony Yaylor
It’s pretty clear that the Washington Nationals aren’t having the season they wanted to. After starting the online MLB betting season off mediocrely, the Nats managed to rebound and work their way back up to the top of the division. Since then however, Washington has hit another slump and has begun to fall back down the NL East. So in tonight’s Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets matchup, you can bank on them trying to mount another lengthy win streak. Coming off a win, what kind of sports wagering odds are they facing on the road?
Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets – Friday, July 13th
Series: Game 2 || Washington Leads 1-0
When: 7:10 pm ET
Where: Citi Field, Queens, New York
TV: Local Broadcasts
Stream: MLB TV
Online MLB Betting Odds:
The Nats slip into this Friday night pairing sporting a 47-46 record that ranks them 3rd in the NL East. Currently 5 ½ games behind the division leading Philadelphia Phillies, Washington’s playoff chances are starting to come into question. Especially considering that the club is 2-3 in their last 5. Nevertheless, Washington did manage to get the best of New York last night 5-4, despite being on the road. To make it two for two, the Nationals will be sending Tanner Roark to the mound this evening. Roark is 3-11 on the season and brings a 4.76 ERA and a 1.37 WHIP to the mound this evening.
Players to Watch: Anthony Rendon (15 HR, 44 RBI, .285 BA), Trea Turner (11 HR, 37 RBI, .269 BA), and Bryce Harper (23 HR, 53 RBI, .213 BA).
New York Mets
The Mets charge into this pairing flashing a weak 37-54 record that ranks them dead last in the NL East. Surprisingly, New York got off to great start this season. Unfortunately for them, they were devastated by a horrendous performance in June going 5-20 on the month. On top of that, New York has posted a 2-5 record in their last 7 games. Notwithstanding that slump, the Mets will be sending Noah Syndergaard to the mound this evening. Syndergaard will be looking to improve on his 4-1 record as well as his 3.06 ERA and his 1.18 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Asdrubal Cabrera (17 HR, 52 RBI, .282 BA), Brandon Nimmo (13 HR, 29 RBI, .254 BA), and Michael Conforto (10 HR, 27 RBI, .216 BA).
Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets Betting Predictions
Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets Betting Picks
So which side should players learning how to bet baseball online take in this Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets pairing? All things considered, it’s probably better to stick with the Mets here. They’ll get home field advantage and will have the better talent on the mound tonight. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!
Score Prediction: 4-1 New York.