Washington Nationals vs Los Angeles Dodgers Betting Odds & Game Analysis | May 23


By Ed Winchester | May 23, 2022 9:57 AM

The Los Angeles Dodgers visit the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, taking the field at 7:05pm ET on Monday May 23rd, 7:05pm ET. The Washington Nationals are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 9 runs.

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Today, we are looking at the Major League Baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Washington Nationals.

Washington and Los Angeles Betting Info

  • Seven of the Dodgers’ last eight night games against National League opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Dodgers have won each of their last seven games against the Nationals.

Los Angeles Dodgers Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .246
Team OBP .332
AVG Runs Scored 5.4
Team ERA 2.80
Team WHIP 1.07
Starters ERA 2.60
Starters WHIP 1.08

Key Players for Los Angeles

  • Craig Kimbrel: 3.00 ERA, 12.75 K/9, 1.25 WHIP
  • Walker Buehler: 2.89 ERA, 7.52 K/9, 1.22 WHIP
  • Daniel Hudson: 2.57 ERA, 9.64 K/9, 0.86 WHIP
  • Justin Turner: .207 Batting Avg, .265 OBP, .364 SLG, .629 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Christopher Taylor: .240 Batting Avg, .326 OBP, .392 SLG, .718 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Cody Bellinger: .215 Batting Avg, .285 OBP, .410 SLG, .695 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Maxwell Muncy: .156 Batting Avg, .331 OBP, .279 SLG, .610 OPS, 21 Runs
  • Trea Turner: .290 Batting Avg, .354 OBP, .413 SLG, .767 OPS, 18 Runs
  • Gavin Lux: .255 Batting Avg, .336 OBP, .336 SLG, .672 OPS, 22 Runs
  • William Smith: .255 Batting Avg, .365 OBP, .429 SLG, .794 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Frederick Freeman: .301 Batting Avg, .391 OBP, .464 SLG, .855 OPS, 25 Runs
  • Markus Betts: .273 Batting Avg, .362 OBP, .526 SLG, .888 OPS, 40 Runs

Washington Nationals Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .252
Team OBP .316
AVG Runs Scored 4.0
Team ERA 4.93
Team WHIP 1.46
Starters ERA 5.58
Starters WHIP 1.53

Key Players for Washington

  • Patrick Corbin: 6.60 ERA, 8.04 K/9, 1.69 WHIP
  • Tanner Rainey: 3.09 ERA, 10.80 K/9, 1.29 WHIP
  • Kyle Finnegan: 3.52 ERA, 10.57 K/9, 1.04 WHIP
  • Juan Soto: .243 Batting Avg, .382 OBP, .454 SLG, .836 OPS, 26 Runs
  • César Hernández: .276 Batting Avg, .326 OBP, .339 SLG, .665 OPS, 23 Runs
  • Alcides Escobar: .202 Batting Avg, .255 OBP, .253 SLG, .508 OPS, 9 Runs
  • Keibert Ruiz: .288 Batting Avg, .351 OBP, .390 SLG, .741 OPS, 12 Runs
  • Maikel Franco: .267 Batting Avg, .290 OBP, .385 SLG, .675 OPS, 14 Runs
  • Yadiel Hernandez: .321 Batting Avg, .358 OBP, .473 SLG, .831 OPS, 13 Runs
  • Nelson Cruz: .204 Batting Avg, .283 OBP, .296 SLG, .579 OPS, 17 Runs
  • Joshua Bell: .291 Batting Avg, .380 OBP, .419 SLG, .799 OPS, 23 Runs
  • Victor Robles: .229 Batting Avg, .286 OBP, .292 SLG, .578 OPS, 13 Runs

The Nationals and Dodgers haven’t met since last season on July 4, 2021, where the Los Angeles Dodgers won by a score of 5-1.

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