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Sep 12, 7:10 PM | GrassCiti Field

Washington Nationals vs New York Mets Odds

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MLB wagering interest swings to the New York vs Washington battle on Wednesday at Citi Field as the Mets try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.

Washington puts its faith in starter John Lannan to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 2-0. Getting the ball for the Mets is Matt Harvey, who owns a 3-4 record on the season with a 3.04 ERA.

View Washington vs NY Mets Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Bettors looking to side with the Mets in this one will find them as -110 favorites on the MLB money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 8 at its open earlier today.

Power Rankings:
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Mets rated this week at No. 12 and the Nationals sitting at No. 1.

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How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and New York has the National League's No. 11-rated offensive output, at 8.5 hits per game. The Nationals average 9.2 hits per game, good for No. 3 on the National League list.

Comparing defensive stats, Washington owns the National League's No. 1-rated road mark, allowing 3.4 runs per game on the highway. New York, on the other hand, rates No. 16 in scoring at home.

Last time out for Washington, they were a 5-3 winner as they battled the Mets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Nationals at +100 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Nationals grabbed a win last time out, defeating R.A. Dickey and the Mets 5-3 on Tuesday at Citi Field.

Washington Nationals Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Atlanta are 5-5
After playing NY Mets are 7-3
After a win are 7-3

New York Mets Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7

A few Nationals at Mets trends to consider:
Washington is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
Washington is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing NY Mets
Washington is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of NY Mets' last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of NY Mets' last 23 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets' last 6 games when playing Washington
NY Mets are 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing Washington

Next up:
Washington at Atlanta, Friday, September 14
NY Mets at Milwaukee, Friday, September 14

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