Washington Nationals vs Atlanta Braves Betting Odds & Game Analysis | July 15


By Claudio Fortuna | July 15, 2022 11:37 AM

The Atlanta Braves visit the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, taking the field at 7:05pm ET on Friday July 15th, 7:05pm ET. The Washington Nationals are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 9.5 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 Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals.

Washington and Atlanta Betting Info

  • Seven of the Braves’ last eight night games against National League opponents have gone UNDER the total runs line.
  • The Braves have won each of their last 13 night games against teams that held a losing record.

Atlanta Braves Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .248
Team OBP .313
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.57
Team WHIP 1.23
Starters ERA 3.88
Starters WHIP 1.27

Key Players for Atlanta

  • Jackson Stephens: 3.03 ERA, 8.80 K/9, 1.15 WHIP
  • William Smith: 3.18 ERA, 10.06 K/9, 1.38 WHIP
  • Ian Anderson: 4.99 ERA, 7.69 K/9, 1.51 WHIP
  • Travis d’Arnaud: .262 Batting Avg, .311 OBP, .464 SLG, .775 OPS, 36 Runs
  • Orlando Arcia: .248 Batting Avg, .324 OBP, .360 SLG, .684 OPS, 11 Runs
  • Michael Riley: .284 Batting Avg, .347 OBP, .564 SLG, .911 OPS, 52 Runs
  • Dansby Swanson: .293 Batting Avg, .350 OBP, .483 SLG, .833 OPS, 56 Runs
  • Adam Duvall: .204 Batting Avg, .269 OBP, .383 SLG, .652 OPS, 37 Runs
  • Marcell Ozuna: .227 Batting Avg, .285 OBP, .418 SLG, .703 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Eddie Rosario: .141 Batting Avg, .190 OBP, .244 SLG, .434 OPS, 7 Runs
  • Matthew Olson: .251 Batting Avg, .339 OBP, .481 SLG, .820 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Michael Harris II: .284 Batting Avg, .318 OBP, .506 SLG, .824 OPS, 29 Runs

Washington Nationals Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .249
Team OBP .317
AVG Runs Scored 3.8
Team ERA 5.13
Team WHIP 1.47
Starters ERA 5.75
Starters WHIP 1.56

Key Players for Washington

  • Tyler Clippard: 0.00 ERA, 4.50 K/9, 0.50 WHIP
  • Kyle Finnegan: 3.89 ERA, 10.65 K/9, 1.30 WHIP
  • Paolo Espino: 3.42 ERA, 7.00 K/9, 1.23 WHIP
  • Juan Soto: .248 Batting Avg, .403 OBP, .493 SLG, .896 OPS, 55 Runs
  • César Hernández: .240 Batting Avg, .302 OBP, .302 SLG, .604 OPS, 42 Runs
  • Keibert Ruiz: .259 Batting Avg, .319 OBP, .361 SLG, .680 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Maikel Franco: .234 Batting Avg, .264 OBP, .359 SLG, .623 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Lane Thomas: .227 Batting Avg, .282 OBP, .387 SLG, .669 OPS, 31 Runs
  • Yadiel Hernandez: .268 Batting Avg, .310 OBP, .411 SLG, .721 OPS, 22 Runs
  • Luis García: .305 Batting Avg, .314 OBP, .429 SLG, .743 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Nelson Cruz: .240 Batting Avg, .323 OBP, .360 SLG, .683 OPS, 39 Runs
  • Joshua Bell: .300 Batting Avg, .380 OBP, .488 SLG, .868 OPS, 45 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Nationals and Braves, the Nationals won none and the Braves won five times. Their most recent matchup on July 14, 2022 ended 5-4 with the Atlanta Braves taking the win.

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