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|Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Washington Nationals|
The Pittsburgh Pirates will be trying to extend a winning streak on Thursday when they take on the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park.
Righthander AJ Burnett will take the mound for the Pirates to start this game. Burnett is 4-7 this season with a 3.07 ERA.
Starting this game for the Nationals will be Gio Gonzalez. The lefthander has a 2.89 ERA to go along with a 7-3 record this season.The Pirates were a 4-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Nationals. That made winners of bettors who got Pittsburgh at +118 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for UNDER bettors. Current streak:
Pittsburgh has won 4 straight games.
Washington has lost 6 straight games.
Pittsburgh: 60-39 SU
Washington: 48-53 SU
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Washington most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing NY Mets are 6-4
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
A few trends to consider:
Pittsburgh at Miami, Friday, July 26
Washington home to NY Mets, Friday, July 26