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The fans at Nationals Park will be treated to a game between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals when they take their seats on Wednesday.
The Astros will give the ball to starter Scott Feldman in this one. Right hander Feldman is 3-4 this season with a 3.98 ERA.
Starting this game for the Nationals will be Gio Gonzalez. The left hander has a 4.62 ERA to go along with a 3-4 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Nationals as -150-moneyline favorites versus the Astros, while the game's total opened at 7.5
Last time out for Houston, they were a 6-5 loser as they battled the Nationals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Nationals at -145 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Team record: 32-40
Houston is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games
Houston is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Houston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 6 games when playing Washington
Team record: 36-33
Washington is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Washington is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
Washington is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing Houston
Houston at Tampa Bay Thursday, June 19
Washington home to Atlanta Thursday, June 19