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The Washington Nationals and the Arizona Diamondbacks will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Chase Field.
Righthander Doug Fister will take the mound for the Nationals to start this game. Fister is 0-1 this season with a 10.39 ERA.
It'll be Brandon McCarthy toeing the rubber for the Diamondbacks in this contest. Righthander McCarthy is 1-6 with a 5.66 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for Washington, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the Diamondbacks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Diamondbacks at +123 were rewarded, while the 4 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Washington: 20-19 SU
Arizona: 16-26 SU
Washington most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing NY Mets are 8-2
After playing Arizona are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
Arizona most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing LA Dodgers are 4-6
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 7 games when playing Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Washington's last 17 games on the road
Washington is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing Arizona
Washington is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Arizona
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arizona's last 5 games at home
Arizona is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arizona's last 7 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona's last 6 games
Washington home to NY Mets, Friday, May 16
Arizona home to LA Dodgers, Friday, May 16