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Washington Nationals vs San Diego Padres Odds
San Diego will try to be nasty hosts on Sunday when the Washington Nationals pay a visit to PETCO Park.
The Padres will rely on Andrew Cashner to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Dan Haren will be his counterpart for the Nationals. Andrew Cashner is 2-2 this season, and Dan Haren is 4-4.
San Diego was a +111 moneyline underdogs earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at Sportsbook.ag settle on an opening over under number of 7.5.
The Padres sit at No. 15 in the National League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Nationals sit at a National League No. 12 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, San Diego owns the No. 11 ranking for hits in the National League at 8 per game. By contrast, the Nationals are rated No. 14 in the same category at 7.4 per game.
Defensively, Washington features the National League's No. 7-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.1 runs per game. San Diego, meanwhile, comes in at No. 11 in the National League at home, scoring 3.8 runs per game.
Last time out for Washington, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Padres on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Padres at +122 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Nationals endured a 2-1 loss at the hands of the Padres on Saturday, with Jordan Zimmermann throwing 8 innings of 7-hit ball at PETCO Park.
Washington Nationals Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing San Francisco are 7-3
After playing San Diego are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
San Diego Padres Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing St. Louis are 5-5
After playing Washington are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
A few Nationals at Padres trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing San Diego
Washington is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against San Diego
Washington is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Washington's last 17 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games when playing Washington
San Diego is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of San Diego's last 17 games when playing at home against Washington
Washington at San Francisco, Monday, May 20
San Diego home to St. Louis, Monday, May 20