Milwaukee Brewers vs Washington Nationals Betting Odds & Game Analysis | May 20


By Ed Winchester | May 20, 2022 10:36 AM

The Washington Nationals visit the Milwaukee Brewers at American Family Field, taking the field at 8:10pm ET on Friday May 20th, 8:10pm ET. The Washington Nationals are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 8 runs.

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Washington Nationals and Milwaukee Brewers.

Milwaukee and Washington Betting Info

  • The Brewers have lost each of their last nine night games following an extra innings win.
  • Each of the Brewers’ last five games following an extra innings win have gone OVER the total runs line.

Washington Nationals Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .250
Team OBP .317
AVG Runs Scored 4.1
Team ERA 4.93
Team WHIP 1.45
Starters ERA 5.61
Starters WHIP 1.52

Key Players for Washington

  • Patrick Corbin: 6.28 ERA, 8.38 K/9, 1.68 WHIP
  • Tanner Rainey: 3.38 ERA, 10.97 K/9, 1.41 WHIP
  • Kyle Finnegan: 3.77 ERA, 10.04 K/9, 1.12 WHIP
  • Juan Soto: .250 Batting Avg, .393 OBP, .471 SLG, .864 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Cesar Hernandez: .278 Batting Avg, .328 OBP, .346 SLG, .674 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Alcides Escobar: .208 Batting Avg, .262 OBP, .260 SLG, .522 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Keibert Ruiz: .282 Batting Avg, .344 OBP, .382 SLG, .726 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Maikel Franco: .262 Batting Avg, .287 OBP, .389 SLG, .676 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Yadiel Hernandez: .327 Batting Avg, .366 OBP, .490 SLG, .856 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Nelson Cruz: .182 Batting Avg, .268 OBP, .280 SLG, .548 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Joshua Bell: .316 Batting Avg, .405 OBP, .456 SLG, .861 OPS, 23 Runs
  • Victor Robles: .237 Batting Avg, .294 OBP, .301 SLG, .595 OPS, 13 Runs

Milwaukee Brewers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .233
Team OBP .311
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.49
Team WHIP 1.18
Starters ERA 3.37
Starters WHIP 1.14

Key Players for Milwaukee

  • Josh Hader: 0.00 ERA, 14.18 K/9, 0.53 WHIP
  • Corbin Burnes: 2.27 ERA, 10.80 K/9, 0.83 WHIP
  • Devin Williams: 4.50 ERA, 17.36 K/9, 1.50 WHIP
  • Michael Brosseau: .279 Batting Avg, .354 OBP, .442 SLG, .796 OPS, 4 Runs
  • Tyrone Taylor: .214 Batting Avg, .267 OBP, .333 SLG, .600 OPS, 5 Runs
  • Dustin Renfroe: .250 Batting Avg, .289 OBP, .508 SLG, .797 OPS, 19 Runs
  • Luis Urías: .294 Batting Avg, .403 OBP, .431 SLG, .834 OPS, 10 Runs
  • Christian Yelich: .237 Batting Avg, .335 OBP, .422 SLG, .757 OPS, 25 Runs
  • Lorenzo Cain: .182 Batting Avg, .247 OBP, .216 SLG, .463 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Ryan Tellez: .236 Batting Avg, .307 OBP, .496 SLG, .803 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Omar Narváez: .253 Batting Avg, .356 OBP, .400 SLG, .756 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Kolten Wong: .246 Batting Avg, .321 OBP, .418 SLG, .739 OPS, 20 Runs

The Brewers and Nationals haven’t met since last season on August 22, 2021, where the Milwaukee Brewers won by a score of 7-3.

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