Washington Nationals vs Baltimore Orioles Odds & Info
|Game||Washington Nationals vs Baltimore Orioles|
|Date & Time||Friday August 7, 2020, 6:05 PM (EDT)|
WSH -195 ; O/U 9
The Beltway Series will get underway on Friday night, when the Baltimore Orioles travel south to battle the Washington Nationals. The Orioles won five of their first seven games to start the season, but are in the midst of a four-game losing skid. On Thursday, DH Renato Nunez went deep twice during an 8-7 loss against Miami.
Second-year Baltimore manager Brandon Hyde has yet to name a starting pitcher for this matchup. The Orioles currently rank 20th in the majors with a 4.45 team ERA and have yet to log a quality start.
The World Series Champion Washington Nationals stumbled out of the gat and come into this contes a game below .500 overall. On Wednesday, Washington batters managed just five hits and failed to draw a walk during a 3-1 home loss versus New York. OF Juan Soto had a two-hit night and drove in the only run for the Nationals.
Washington skipper Dave Martinez has yet to choose a starting pitcher for Friday. The Nationals rank fifth in the majors with a 2.76 team ERA and have posted a collective 1.19 WHIP.
Recent Betting Trends
- Orioles are 4-10 in their last 14 interleague road games.
- Nationals are 40-13 in their last 53 games as a home favorite.
- Over is 3-1-2 in Orioles last 6 games as an underdog.
- Under is 4-0 in Nationals last 4 games as a home favorite.
- Orioles are 2-6 in the last 8 meetings in Washington.
Free MLB Pick:
Washington SP Max Scherzer (hamstring) was pulled after one inning on Wednesday and hopes to be ready for his next start. Through 12 games, Baltimore ranks 20th in OPS and 6th in runs scored. Washington comes into this game with an offense that ranks 19th in OPS and 26th in runs scored. Take the over on Friday. Final Score Prediction, Washington Nationals win and cover the run line 7-5.