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Washington Nationals vs. Cincinnati Reds

The Washington Nationals and the Cincinnati Reds will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Great American Ball Park.

The Nationals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Stephen Strasburg in this game. Strasburg has a 1-0 record and a 0.00 ERA this season.

Starting this game for the Reds will be Johnny Cueto. The righthander has a 1.29 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.

Washington won its last outing, a 7-6 result against the Reds on April 6. Bettors who backed the Nationals at +123 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Team records:
Washington: 4-1 SU
Cincinnati: 3-2 SU

Washington most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Chi White Sox are 4-6
After playing Cincinnati are 7-3
After a win are 5-5

Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing St. Louis are 6-4
After playing Washington are 4-6
After a loss are 8-2

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Washington's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cincinnati's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cincinnati's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games when playing at home against Washington

Next up:
Washington home to Chi White Sox, Tuesday, April 9
Cincinnati at St. Louis, Monday, April 8