Washington Nationals vs New York Mets Betting Odds & Game Analysis | August 3


By Claudio Fortuna | August 3, 2022 12:54 PM

The New York Mets visit the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, taking the field at 4:05pm ET on Wednesday August 3rd, 4:05pm ET. The Washington Nationals are 1.5-run underdogs in the game, and the Over/Under is set at 9 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 New York Mets and Washington Nationals.

Washington and New York Betting Info

  • Four of the Nationals’ last five games against NL East opponents have gone OVER the total runs line.
  • The Mets have won each of their last 13 games against NL East opponents following a loss.

New York Mets Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .256
Team OBP .327
AVG Runs Scored 4.7
Team ERA 3.55
Team WHIP 1.18
Starters ERA 3.57
Starters WHIP 1.16

Key Players for New York

  • Edwin Díaz: 1.51 ERA, 18.14 K/9, 0.91 WHIP
  • Taijuan Walker: 2.79 ERA, 6.97 K/9, 1.13 WHIP
  • Stephen Nogosek: 2.30 ERA, 7.47 K/9, 1.21 WHIP
  • Peter Alonso: .276 Batting Avg, .354 OBP, .542 SLG, .896 OPS, 58 Runs
  • Starling Marte: .300 Batting Avg, .348 OBP, .471 SLG, .819 OPS, 58 Runs
  • Eduardo Escobar: .219 Batting Avg, .271 OBP, .393 SLG, .664 OPS, 40 Runs
  • Brandon Nimmo: .267 Batting Avg, .347 OBP, .426 SLG, .773 OPS, 63 Runs
  • Francisco Lindor: .261 Batting Avg, .337 OBP, .460 SLG, .797 OPS, 62 Runs
  • Mark Canha: .273 Batting Avg, .368 OBP, .381 SLG, .749 OPS, 44 Runs
  • Luis Guillorme: .288 Batting Avg, .366 OBP, .365 SLG, .731 OPS, 27 Runs
  • Daniel Vogelbach: .286 Batting Avg, .483 OBP, .381 SLG, .864 OPS, 2 Runs
  • Tomás Nido: .216 Batting Avg, .265 OBP, .247 SLG, .512 OPS, 17 Runs

Washington Nationals Stats

Season Stats
Team Batting AVG .246
Team OBP .314
AVG Runs Scored 3.8
Team ERA 5.12
Team WHIP 1.45
Starters ERA 5.87
Starters WHIP 1.56

Key Players for Washington

  • Cory Abbott: 1.00 ERA, 9.00 K/9, 0.78 WHIP
  • Kyle Finnegan: 3.38 ERA, 9.28 K/9, 1.10 WHIP
  • Paolo Espino: 3.78 ERA, 6.75 K/9, 1.25 WHIP
  • Joey Meneses: .250 Batting Avg, .250 OBP, 1.000 SLG, 1.250 OPS, 1 Run
  • César Hernández: .240 Batting Avg, .304 OBP, .309 SLG, .613 OPS, 51 Runs
  • Keibert Ruiz: .245 Batting Avg, .305 OBP, .336 SLG, .641 OPS, 23 Runs
  • Maikel Franco: .228 Batting Avg, .255 OBP, .340 SLG, .595 OPS, 28 Runs
  • Yadiel Hernandez: .272 Batting Avg, .311 OBP, .423 SLG, .734 OPS, 26 Runs
  • Luis García: .290 Batting Avg, .296 OBP, .435 SLG, .731 OPS, 16 Runs
  • Nelson Cruz: .231 Batting Avg, .315 OBP, .343 SLG, .658 OPS, 41 Runs
  • Joshua Palacios: .000 Batting Avg, .000 OBP, .000 SLG, .000 OPS, 0 Runs
  • Victor Robles: .231 Batting Avg, .292 OBP, .318 SLG, .610 OPS, 34 Runs

In the last 5 matchups between the Nationals and Mets, the Nationals won once and the Mets won four times. Their most recent matchup on August 2, 2022 ended 5-1 with the Washington Nationals taking the win.

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