Washington Nationals vs San Diego Padres 07/06/2021 – The Washington Nationals finally broke their losing streak after their last success against the Padres. Washington is holding the second spot in the NL East Division play as they continue to trail the Mets. The Padres have neither progressed nor declined as they remain at the third spot in the NL East. San Diego is trailing the Dodgers and is ahead of the Rockies. The MLB best bets tonight have turned away from the Nationals to win this game. The Padres hold the key to success with their batting unit.
Washington Nationals vs San Diego Padres 07/06/2021
|When:||Tuesday, July 6, 10:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Petco Park, San Diego, California|
The Washington Nationals pushed their way through after winning 41 and dropping 42. The Nationals are ahead of the Braves as they continue to trail the Mets. Last night, they went deep from the plate and smashed seven runs against the Padres. From the pitching end, the Nationals restricted them to just five. Washington’s pitching unit is touching an ERA of 3.99 and their batting unit is touching .250. Overall, the Nationals have smashed 329 runs from the plate.
Players to watch: T. Turner SS (GP 78, AB 314, R 50, H 100, 2B 15, 3B 2, HR 14, RBI 38, TB 161, BB 22, SO 66, SB 18, AVG 0.318, OBP 0.367, SLG 0.513, OPS 0.879, WAR 2.9),
S. Castro 2B (GP 80, AB 288, R 22, H 76, 2B 17, 3B 0, HR 3, RBI 34, TB 102, BB 24, SO 62, SB 0, AVG 0.264, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.354, OPS 0.672, WAR 0.9).
San Diego Padres
The Padres won 50 games and dropped 37 in return. San Diego is right behind the Dodgers but they are unable to secure the second spot. The Padres will need more support from the plate against teams with a winning record. The Padres are touching an average of .238 from the plate. When it comes to scoring, they are struggling with a total of just 386 runs on the season. The pitching end seems to be decent with a team ERA of 3.27.
Players to watch: J. Cronenworth 2B (GP 85, AB 316, R 58, H 88, 2B 18, 3B 2, HR 12, RBI 34, TB 146, BB 32, SO 49, SB 3, AVG 0.278, OBP 0.353, SLG 0.462, OPS 0.815, WAR 3.4),
M. Machado 3B (GP 78, AB 280, R 47, H 74, 2B 12, 3B 2, HR 15, RBI 57, TB 135, BB 38, SO 54, SB 9, AVG 0.264, OBP 0.346, SLG 0.482, OPS 0.828, WAR 3.3).
Washington Nationals vs San Diego Padres Betting Numbers
Washington is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Nationals are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games against San Diego.
Washington is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games on the road.
Washington is 13-6 SU in their last 19 games when playing on the road against San Diego.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Washington’s last 10 games against an opponent in the National League West Division division.
San Diego Padres
The total has gone OVER in 13 of San Diego’s last 19 games.
San Diego is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego’s last 5 games at home.
San Diego is 6-13 SU in their last 19 games when playing at home against Washington.
San Diego is 12-5 SU in their last 17 games this season.
Washington Nationals vs San Diego Padres Betting Picks
Back the Padres to rebound from their last defeat and take out the Nationals. San Diego will hold the upper hand at home. The best sports betting website favors the Padres to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Padres 8, Nationals 2.