Gio Gonzalez faces Trevor Cahill in MLB odds action
Arizona Diamondbacks vs Washington Nationals Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Nationals Park on Tuesday as host Washington battles the Arizona Diamondbacks in baseball odds action.
The match puts starter Trevor Cahill for the Diamondbacks on the hill facing Gio Gonzalez for the Nationals. Cahill brings a 3-8 mark to the game, while Gonzalez is 3-3 to date on the season.
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Nationals as -137 favorites on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 7 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the National League No. 10-ranked Nationals and the National League No. 4-rated Diamondbacks in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Diamondbacks rank No. 4 in the National League at 9 hits per game. That compares with Washington’s No. 15 ranking in that category.
Comparing defensive stats, Arizona owns the National League's No. 7-rated road mark, allowing 4.1 runs per game on the highway. Washington, on the other hand, rates No. 11 in scoring at home.
Arizona lost its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Reds on June 23. Bettors who backed the Reds at -145 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Arizona didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 4-2 to Cincinnati on Sunday at Chase Field.
Last time out for Washington, they were a 7-6 loser as they battled the Rockies at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Rockies at +122 were rewarded, while the 13 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Washington didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 7-6 to Colorado on Sunday at Nationals Park.
Arizona Diamondbacks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Washington are 5-5
After playing Cincinnati are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Washington Nationals Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Arizona are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Diamondbacks at Nationals trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Arizona's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Arizona's last 12 games on the road
Arizona is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games when playing Washington
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 7 games when playing at home against Arizona
Washington is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Arizona at Washington, Wednesday, June 26