mlb baseball - Preview
|Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Washington Nationals|
The Pittsburgh Pirates and the Washington Nationals will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Nationals Park.
The Pirates will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Gerrit Cole in this game. Cole has a 4-3 record and a 3.89 ERA this season.
It'll be Taylor Jordan toeing the rubber for the Nationals in this contest. Righthander Jordan is 0-2 with a 3.32 ERA so far this season.Pittsburgh won its last outing, a 6-5 result against the Nationals on July 22. Bettors who backed the Pirates at +125 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Current streak:
Pittsburgh has won 2 straight games.
Washington has lost 4 straight games.
Pittsburgh: 58-39 SU
Washington: 48-51 SU
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Washington are 5-5
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Washington most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After playing Pittsburgh are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Washington home to Pittsburgh, Wednesday, July 24