The Washington Nationals have managed to pick up a victory in five of Stephen Strasburg’s seven career starts against the New York Mets as those two teams prepare to hit the diamond on Thursday in MLB odds action at the sportsbooks.
The Nationals, however, took a loss in Strasburg’s start against the Mets on April 9 in which he allowed three earned runs over 5 1-3 innings of work. Strasburg enters Thursday’s game at 1-2 with a 4.88 ERA on the season and he’ll take on the Mets’ Jacob deGrom (2-2, 2.96 ERA) in the matchup.
Washington Nationals vs New York Mets Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to pick the New York Mets in this matchup found them as -106 favorites on the MLB money line at BetOnline. Betting the over under instead? It was 6.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Bodog.
Computer Prediction: Washington Nationals vs New York Mets Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 5.1-3.7 win for the Mets. A 5.1-3.7 result in favor of the Mets is the prediction by the Odds – VSB
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Washington Nationals vs New York Mets Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The New York Mets bring a 15-7 record to the battle against the 9-13 Nationals. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New York vs Washington injuries news.
This game puts the New York Mets, most recently No. 1 in Odds – VSB
MLB Power Rankings, up against the Washington Nationals, who rate a No. 25 in the latest survey.
How Washington Nationals vs New York Mets Stats Match Up
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Washington Nationals rank No. 23 at 7.86 hits per game. That compares with the New York Mets No. 22 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and New York has the No. 3-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Nationals own the No. 25 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Nationals enjoyed a 13-4 victory at the expense of the Braves on Wednesday, with Jordan Zimmermann throwing 7 innings of 8-hit ball at Turner Field.
New York suffered a 7-3 loss against Miami on Wednesday, as Bartolo Colon wasn’t able to lead his team to victory at Marlins Park.
Washington Nationals vs New York Mets Betting Odds Trends
Washington is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington’s last 5 games
Washington is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington’s last 5 games on the road
NY Mets is 13-4 SU in its last 17 games
NY Mets is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
NY Mets is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Mets’s last 5 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Washington at New York, Friday, May 1st