Nationals vs. Mets - 9/8/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New York Mets (75-61) at Washington Nationals (71-65)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 7:05 pm (Nationals Park)
M Harvey (12-7) (2.76) vs. J Zimmermann (12-8) (3.38)
The Line: Washington Nationals -105 / New York Mets -105 --- Over/Under: 7 See the Latest Odds
The New York Mets and Washington Nationals play game two Tuesday night.
The New York Mets look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Mets have scored 18 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last eight games. The Mets have won six of their last nine when scoring more than three runs. Curtis Granderson leads New York with 131 hits and 60 RBI while Wilmer Flores and Daniel Murphy have combined for 117 RBI. The New York Mets have won eight of their last 10 road games. Matt Harvey gets the ball, and he’s 12-7 with a 2.60 ERA and 158 strikeouts this season. Harvey is 3-2 with a 0.99 ERA and 59 strikeouts in his career against the Nationals.
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The Washington Nationals look for a win after winning seven of their last 10 games. The Nationals have scored 21 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in 10 straight games. The Nationals have won eight of their last 11 when scoring more than three runs. Bryce Harper leads Washington with 148 hits and 83 RBI while Yunel Escobar and Ian Desmond have combined for 96 RBI. The Washington Nationals have won six of their last eight home games. Jordan Zimmermann takes the hill, and he’s 12-8 with a 3.38 ERA and 136 strikeouts this season. Zimmermann is 8-6 with a 3.16 ERA and 108 strikeouts in his career against the Mets.
The Mets are 6-1 in their last 7 Tuesday games and 5-2 in Harveys last 7 starts. The Nationals are 6-0 in their last 6 games as a home favorite and 74-35 in Zimmermanns last 109 starts. The Nationals are 7-1 in Zimmermanns last 8 starts vs. Mets.
We're really getting the Dark Knight and this cheap price? Yes, please. Harvey has a career ERA of under one run against the Nats and the Mets are looking to put the NL East to bed. Give me NY.