Washington Nationals at Pittsburgh Pirates: 4/15/22 MLB Picks and Prediction

Washington Nationals at Pittsburgh Pirates: 4/15/22 MLB Picks and Prediction Photo by Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

Pittsburgh Pirates (2-3) vs Washington Nationals (3-4)

Game Info: Friday, April 15, 2022 at 6:35 pm (PNC Park)

Mitch Keller (0-1) (9.00) vs Erick Fedde (0-0) (3.60)

Betting Odds: Pittsburgh Pirates -105 / Washington Nationals -125 --- Over/Under: 9.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

The Washington Nationals will visit the Pittsburgh Pirates in the second game of their series in the National League East division versus Central matchup from PNC Park on Friday night. The weather is expected to be slightly humid with a zero chance of rain and 17.9 mile per hour winds.

The Nationals are coming off of a 5 run loss against the Pittsburgh Pirates in their last game. The series is in favor of the Pirates at 1-0.  Bryan Reynolds hit a two-run home run after settling his arbitration case with $13.5 million, two-year contract, helping the Pittsburgh Pirates overcome a three-run deficit in the win. 

Joan Adon got the start for the Washington Nationals in this one. He has a 10.0 ERA, with 8 strikes and a 2.22 whip. He allowed up six runs and nine hits in 4 2/3 innings in his third big league start.

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Washington Nationals right-hander, Erik Fedde will be the starter for this one. This season he has a 3 ERA. He has 8 strikeouts and a .83 whip. He allowed two runs in five innings against the New York Mets last Friday in a no-decision.

The Pirates are coming off of a 5 run win against the Washington Nationals in their last game. The series ended at 1-0 in favor of the Nationals. 

JT Brubaker got the start for the Pittsburgh Pirates in this one. He has a 9.82 ERA, with 7 strikes and a 2.18 whip. 

Pittsburgh right-hander, Mitch Keller will be the starter for this one. This season he has a 9.0 ERA. He had 4 strikeouts and a 2.0 whip. 

The Pirates are 4-1 in their last 5 home games vs. a right-handed starter and are 7-3 in their last 10 during game 2 of a series. The Nationals are 7-21 in their last 28 during game 2 of a series and are 2-7 in their last 9 vs. National League Central. The Nationals are 3-13 in their last 16 Friday games.

The Pittsburgh Pirates have the ability to keep this one close as they are great against mediocre pitchers.

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