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Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins 5/18/22 - MLB Picks & Predictions

Miami Marlins vs Washington Nationals Odds & Info

Game Miami Marlins vs Washington Nationals
Date & Time Wednesday May 18, 2022, 6:40 PM (EDT)
Location
Loandepot Park Miami, FL
Latest odds
MIA -141 ; O/U 7.5
TV Channel
BSFL

The Washington Nationals complete a three-game series on the road Wednesday against the Miami Marlins. Washington dropped to 12-25 following its 8-2 loss to Miami on Monday in the opening game of the series. Washington has lost two straight and four of the last five. The Nationals are last in the National League East  East,11 ½ games behind the first-place New York Mets.

Josh Bell is batting .333 to lead Washington and the first baseman has team highs in hits with 43 and on-base percentage at .423. Left fielder Juan Soto is the leader in home runs with eight and third baseman Maikel Franco is the leader in RBIs with 21. On Wednesday, Washington will send Josiah Gray to the mound. The right-hander is 4-3 with a 4.34 ERA, 39 Ks and 18 BBs.

Miami improved to 16-19 following its six-run victory over Washington on Monday. Sandy Alcantara allowed three hits in eight strong Innings on the mound for the Marlins. Miami has won two out of its last two three and the Marlins have moved into third place in the National League East, 6 ½ games behind the first-place New York Mets.

Jazz Chisholm Jr. is batting .303 to lead Miami and the second baseman has a team high 25 RBIs. Right fielder Jorge Soler is the leader in home runs with seven, while Jesus Aguilar is the leader in hits with 33 and right fielder Garrett Cooper is the leader and on-base percentage at .346.  On Wednesday, Miami will send Pablo Lopez to the mound. The right-hander is 4-1 with a 1.05 ERA, 46 Ks and 8 BBs.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Washington is 19-40 in its last 59 on the road
  • The OVER has cashed in 18 of the Nationals last 27 on the road
  • Miami is 6-0 in its last 6 versus an opponent from the NL East
  • The OVER has cashed in 5 of the Marlins last 6

Free MLB Pick:

Miami Marlins -141

Miami has won each of the last four head to head against Washington. The Nationals have lost 40 of the last 59 on the road and five of the last six when playing as a road dog. Pablo Lopez has been Miami's best starting pitcher this season at 4-1 with a 1.05 ERA. The right-hander has allowed a combined five runs on 20 hits across 32 ⅔ innings over the last five starts. Final Score Prediction, Miami Marlins win 5-2.

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