The Washington Nationals have rolled to seven victories and payouts on the baseball betting lines in Stephen Strasburg’s last eight trips to the mound as the righthander gets the ball at home on Wednesday night against the rival New York Mets.
Strasburg, though, is just 8-6 with a 4.35 ERA on the season for the Nationals, and he had his most recent turn in the rotation skipped due to a sore back. Jacob de Grom (12-7, 2.40 ERA) is in line to start for the Mets in MLB odds action on Wednesday.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
The New York Mets were listed as 109 underdogs on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including Bet365. The total was set at 7 before betting started earlier on Wednesday over at Bodog.
Odds – VSB
computer score prediction models pick a possible 6.7-6 win for the Mets on Wednesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
New York Mets vs Washington Nationals Matchup
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Washington Nationals sport a record of 71-67 heading into this matchup, while the New York Mets sit at 77-61 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Washington vs New York injuries news.
According to MLB Power Rankings here, it’s the No. 3-ranked Washington Nationals and the No. 6-rated New York Mets in this matchup.
At the plate, Washington owns the No. 19 ranking for hits at 8.54 per game. By contrast, the New York Mets are rated No. 24 in the same category at 8.41 per game.
New York brings the No. 5-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Nationals’s No. 11-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
New York looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Nationals, a 8-7 final on Tuesday in support of M Harvey at Nationals Park.
- NY Mets is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games
- The total has gone OVER in 17 of NY Mets’s last 22 games
- NY Mets is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games on the road
- The total has gone OVER in 15 of NY Mets’s last 18 games on the road
- Washington is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
- The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington’s last 6 games
- Washington is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
- The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington’s last 7 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
New York at Atlanta, Thursday, September 10th
Washington at Miami, Friday, September 11th