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Washington Nationals vs Tampa Bay Rays 09/15/2020 Predictions, Previews and Spread

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Washington Nationals vs Tampa Bay Rays 09-15-2020 Predictions Previews and Spread

Washington Nationals vs Tampa Bay Rays 09/15/2020 – An interleague series between Washington Nationals and Tampa Bay Rays are all set to take place at Tropicana Field in Tampa Bay, Florida. The Nationals have not progressed from their last spot as they still hold a 17-28 overall record. Washington seems way behind to even rise to the top three spots in the NL East division. Tampa Bay Rays have been unstoppable with their 30-17 overall record. The Bay Rays are sitting at the top of the AL East division and they are four games ahead of Toronto Blue Jays. The baseball betting websites are up with the picks and predictions of this anticipated game.

Washington Nationals vs Tampa Bay Rays 09/15/2020

When: Tuesday, September 15, 6:40 PM ET
Where: Tropicana Field, St. Petersburgh, Florida
TV: MLBN
Stream: SofaScore

Washington Nationals

It’s hard to say that the Washington Nationals are the defending world champions with their present situation. They are trailing New York Mets by four games and they are struggling to make ends meet. The Nationals are on a four-game losing streak after being swept by Atlanta Braves in their last series. Last night, they surrendered eight runs to the Braves and scored just four in return. Starter pitcher Max Scherzer gave up six runs in a span of five-plus innings. Taking the mound as their starter against Tampa will be Anibal Sanchez. The righty is holding a 2-4 record on the season with an ERA of 6.81.

Players to watch: T. Turner SS (GP 45AB 184R 38H 642B 133B 4HR 9RBI 28TB 112BB 17SO 29SB 9AVG 0.348OBP 0.407SLG 0.609OPS 1.016WAR 0), A. Cabrera 2B (GP 42AB 154R 16H 362B 53B 3HR 6RBI 23TB 65BB 17SO 35SB 0AVG 0.234OBP 0.303SLG 0.422OPS 0.725WAR 0).

Tampa Bay Rays

Tampa Bay Rays have been impressive right from the start of this season. This team has never had much of their spring training, but they are all set to clinch the division title. Tampa is four and a half games ahead of the Yankees and they are thirteen games ahead of Boston Red Sox. Tampa split their last four-game series against Boston Red Sox and they look forward to bouncing back from yesterday’s loss. The Bay Rays surrendered six runs to the Red Sox and scored just three in return. Taking the mound against the Nationals will be John Curtiss. The righty is holding an impressive 3-0 record on the season with an ERA of 1.53.

Players to watch: B. Lowe 2B (GP 43AB 151R 30H 392B 73B 2HR 12RBI 30TB 86BB 19SO 44SB 2AVG 0.258OBP 0.351SLG 0.57OPS 0.92WAR 1.6), W. Adames SS (GP 43AB 142R 24H 402B 143B 1HR 5RBI 15TB 71BB 19SO 56SB 1AVG 0.282OBP 0.366SLG 0.5OPS 0.866WAR 1.5).

Washington Nationals vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Numbers

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Washington Nationals

The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington’s last 9 games.
Nationals are 6-14 SU in their last 20 games.
Washington is 4-2 SU in their last 6 games against Tampa Bay.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games on the road.
Nationals are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay.

Tampa Bay Rays

The total has gone OVER in 6 of Tampa Bay’s last 9 games.
Rays are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay’s last 6 games against Washington.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Tampa Bay’s last 7 games at home.
Rays are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Washington.

Washington Nationals vs Tampa Bay Rays Betting Picks

Washington Nationals are no match for the might Bay Rays with their poor performance. Tampa Bay has been powerful this season and they are all set to win this game with all the baseball picks on their side.