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The fans at Miller Park will be treated to a game between the Washington Nationals and the Milwaukee Brewers when they take their seats on Friday.
The Nationals will trot Jordan Zimmermann out to the mound in this one. Righthander Zimmermann has a 12-6 record and a 3.19 ERA this season.
Zimmermann's opponent in this one will be Tom Gorzelanny. The Brewers lefthander has a 3.33 ERA to go along with a 1-3 record this season.
In their last action, Washington was a 11-1 loser on the road against the Tigers. Bettors on Detroit at -136 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (12) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Milwaukee lost its last outing, a 6-1 result against the Cubs on July 31. Bettors who backed the Cubs at -132 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Washington has lost 2 straight games.
Washington: 52-56 SU
Milwaukee: 46-62 SU
Washington most recently:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing Chi Cubs are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Washington's last 14 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Washington's last 9 games on the road
Washington is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games
Washington is 5-16 SU in its last 21 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Milwaukee's last 11 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Milwaukee's last 14 games when playing at home against Washington
Milwaukee is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games when playing at home against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of Milwaukee's last 22 games
Milwaukee home to Washington, Saturday, August 3