Jordan Zimmermann faces Yovani Gallardo in MLB odds action
Milwaukee Brewers vs Washington Nationals Odds
The Milwaukee Brewers will look to grab a road win when they take on the Nationals in Washington at Nationals Park on Monday in baseball odds action.
The match puts starter Yovani Gallardo for the Brewers on the hill facing Jordan Zimmermann for the Nationals. Gallardo brings a 6-7 mark to the game, while Zimmermann is 11-3 to date on the season.
This game matches up the No. 10 (Nationals) and the No. 11 (Brewers) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Brewers rank No. 5 in the National League at 8.9 hits per game. That compares with Washington’s No. 14 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Washington has the National League's No. 5-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Brewers own the National League's No. 15 mark in runs allowed.
Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Pirates on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Pirates at +105 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Milwaukee lost a tight one on Sunday, seeing the game get away from them in extra innings and falling by a 2-1 score against Pittsburgh at PNC Park.
In their last action, Washington was a 13-2 winner on the road against the Mets. Bettors on Washington at -142 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (15) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Washington ran up the score in their last game on Sunday, jumping to a lead and resulting in a 13-2 victory against New York.
Milwaukee Brewers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing Pittsburgh are 0-10
After a loss are 5-5
Washington Nationals Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After playing NY Mets are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few Brewers at Nationals trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Milwaukee's last 9 games on the road
Milwaukee is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Washington
Milwaukee is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Washington
Washington is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
Washington is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Washington is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
Washington is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Milwaukee
Milwaukee at Washington, Tuesday, July 2