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The Washington Nationals and the San Diego Padres will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at PETCO Park.
The Nationals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Dan Haren in this game. Haren has a 4-4 record and a 4.77 ERA this season.
Haren's opponent in this one will be Andrew Cashner. The Padres righthander has a 2.51 ERA to go along with a 2-2 record this season.
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.
Washington: 23-20 SU
San Diego: 19-23 SU
Washington most recently:
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 most recently:
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 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