New York Mets at Washington Nationals - 8/1/22 MLB Picks and Prediction
Washington Nationals (35-67) vs New York Mets (63-37)
Game Info: Monday, August 1, 2022 at 7:05 pm (Nationals Park)
Patrick Corbin (4-14) (6.49) vs Max Scherzer (6-2) (2.09)
Betting Odds: Washington Nationals +208 / New York Mets -230 --- Over/Under: 7.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
Where to Watch: MASN Stream the MLB Game of the Day all season on ESPN+. Sign up now!
The New York Mets and Washington Nationals face off on Monday in an MLB showdown at Nationals Park.
The Mets come into this game with a 64-37 record overall and they have won six games in a row. On Sunday the Mets scored nine runs and that was enough to secure the six-run victory. The Mets offense has been strong all season averaging 4.7 runs per game which is 5th best in the league. The Mets pitching has also been strong averaging 3.73 runs per game. Pete Alonso has hit 26 home runs and driven in 85 RBIs.
On the other side of this matchup is the Nationals who sit with a 35-68 record overall and against the St, Louis Cardinals on Sunday the offense couldn’t get on the bored. With the trade deadline so close, a few players could be gone by the time this game starts. The Nationals pitching has been an issue giving up 5.45 runs per game which is 30th in the league. Josh Bell has hit 14 home runs and driven in 57 RBIs.
On the mound for the Mets is Max Scherzer who sits with a 6-2 record and an ERA of 2.09. In his last start against the New York Yankees, he went seven innings giving up five hits and zero runs.
On the mound for the Nationals is Patrick Corbin who sits with a 4-14 record and an ERA of 6.49. In his last start against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Corbin went 0.2 innings giving up seven hits and six runs.
The Mets are 5-0 in their last five games overall. The Nationals are 1-11 in Corbin’s last 12 starts against a team with a winning record The under is 4-01- in Scherzer’s last five starts overall.
Corbin’s last start was awful giving up seven hits and six runs, and the Mets have one of the top offenses in baseball. The Nationals bats are also going to have some major issues here against Scherzer who gave up zero runs in his last start. The Mets are going to win this game by at least three runs. Back the Mets -2.5.
Risk Free Bets, Free Bets and Deposit Bonuses CLICK HERE!!!!