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The Washington Nationals and the New York Mets will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Citi Field.
The Nationals will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jordan Zimmermann in this game. Zimmermann has a 3-0 record and a 2.45 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Mets will be Dillon Gee. The righthander has a 8.36 ERA to go along with a 0-3 record this season.
Last time out for Washington, they were a 7-6 winner as they battled the Mets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Nationals at -136 were rewarded, while the 13 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Washington: 10-7 SU
New York: 8-8 SU
Washington most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing St. Louis are 6-4
After playing NY Mets are 8-2
After a win are 4-6
New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing LA Dodgers are 8-2
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Washington is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Washington's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games
Washington is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Mets's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games at home
NY Mets are 11-4 SU in its last 15 games at home
NY Mets are 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Washington home to St. Louis, Monday, April 22
NY Mets home to LA Dodgers, Tuesday, April 23