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Arizona Diamondbacks vs Washington Nationals Odds
MLB wagering interest swings to the Washington vs Arizona battle on Thursday at Nationals Park as the Nationals try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.
It's a pitching duel between Stephen Strasburg for the Nationals (4-6 on the year) and Patrick Corbin for Arizona (9-0 so far).
Those who planned on backing the visitors in this one found the Diamondbacks listed as underdogs of +-145 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 7, check for updates at 5Dimes.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the National League No. 10-rated Nationals and the league No. 4-ranked Diamondbacks, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Washington and its National League No. 14-rated batting order, averaging 3.5 runs per nine innings, against the National League's No. 4 lineup of the Diamondbacks at 4.3 runs per outing.
Arizona brings the National League's No. 6-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Nationals' league No. 5-ranked defense.
Arizona lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Nationals on June 26. Bettors who backed the Nationals at -152 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Arizona looks to rebound from a loss to the Nationals, who beat them 3-2 on Wednesday behind a start from Jordan Zimmermann at Nationals Park.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Atlanta are 2-8
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Washington Nationals Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
A few Diamondbacks at Nationals trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Arizona's last 14 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Arizona's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona's last 9 games when playing on the road against Washington
Washington is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing Arizona
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Arizona
Washington is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Arizona at Atlanta, Friday, June 28
Washington at NY Mets, Friday, June 28