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The Baltimore Orioles and the Washington Nationals will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Nationals Park.
Righthander Jason Hammel will take the mound for the Orioles to start this game. Hammel is 6-2 this season with a 5.37 ERA.
Starting this game for the Nationals will be Gio Gonzalez. The lefthander has a 3.66 ERA to go along with a 3-2 record this season.
Baltimore lost its last outing, a 6-5 result against the Blue Jays on May 26. Bettors who backed the Blue Jays at -102 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Washington was a 6-1 winner at home against the Phillies. Bettors on Washington at -156 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Baltimore: 27-23 SU
Washington: 26-24 SU
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Washington are 6-4
After playing Toronto are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
Washington most recently:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Baltimore are 5-5
After playing Philadelphia are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Baltimore's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games
Baltimore is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Washington
Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington's last 7 games at home
Washington is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games when playing at home against Baltimore
Washington home to Baltimore, Tuesday, May 28