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|San Diego Padres vs. Washington Nationals|
The Washington Nationals will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the San Diego Padres at Nationals Park.
The Padres will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jason Marquis in this game. Marquis has a 9-4 record and a 3.74 ERA this season.
The Nationals will counter Marquis with Jordan Zimmermann. Righthander Zimmermann has a 2.46 ERA to go along with a 12-3 record this season.San Diego lost its last outing, an 8-5 result against the Nationals on July 5. Bettors who backed the Nationals at -150 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Current streak:
San Diego has lost 7 straight games.
Washington has won 2 straight games.
San Diego: 40-47 SU
Washington: 44-42 SU
San Diego most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Washington are 3-7
After playing Washington are 8-2
After a loss are 2-8
Washington most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 7-3
After playing San Diego are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Washington home to San Diego, Sunday, July 7