Nationals face Milwaukee Brewers: MLB odds preview and stats
Washington Nationals vs Milwaukee Brewers Odds
The Milwaukee Brewers battle the visiting Washington Nationals on Sunday in MLB betting action at Miller Park.
The match puts starter Taylor Jordan for the Nationals on the hill facing Kyle Lohse for the Brewers. Jordan brings a 1-3 mark to the game, while Lohse is 7-7 to date on the season.
Bettors looking to back visiting Washington before the first pitch in this match found them as +-122-moneyline underdogs earlier today at Bovada. They saw the total of 9 earlier at TopBet.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the National League's No. 8-rated Nationals taking on the National League's No. 14-rated Brewers in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Milwaukee's No. 11 ranked National League offense (3.9 runs per game) against a Nationals defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 6 in the National League at 4 runs allowed per game. The Brewers have been averaging 8.7 hits per game, more than the Nationals have managed so far this season (8 hits on average).
Washington brings the National League's No. 6-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Brewers' league No. 13-ranked defense.
The Nationals were a 3-0 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Brewers. That made winners of bettors who got Washington at -138 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors. Dan Haren chucked 7 shutout innings at the Brewers in their last game, striking out 6 in a 3-0 win against Milwaukee in baseball action at Miller Park.
Washington Nationals Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing Atlanta are 3-7
After playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Milwaukee Brewers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing Washington are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few Nationals at Brewers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games on the road
Washington is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Milwaukee's last 13 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing at home against Washington
Washington home to Atlanta, Monday, August 5
Milwaukee at San Francisco, Monday, August 5