Atlanta at Washington MLB Baseball Betting Lines, Odds & Vegas Predictions (09/13/19)

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Atlanta Braves at Washington Nationals MLB Matchup

Atlanta Braves at Washington Nationals MLB Matchup

Max Scherzer will see if he can once again baffle the Atlanta Braves on Friday and help the Washington Nationals continue their quest to nail down a National League wild-card spot.

The Braves and Nationals play again for the second straight week, this time a three-game series in Washington. The Braves won three of four games against the Nationals last weekend.

The Braves enter Friday’s game with a magic number of eight to win their second straight NL East title. Atlanta (91-57) has an 8 1/2-game lead over Washington; the Braves are coming off a four-game series split in Philadelphia and lost 9-5 on Thursday.

Washington (81-64) holds a 3 1/2-game lead for the first wild card. The Nationals just won two of three games against the American League Central-leading Minnesota Twins and prevailed 12-6 on Thursday.

Moneyline: Washington -155
Spread: Washington -1½ (+130)
Total O/U: Under 8½ (-120)

TIME & DATE: 7:05 PM ET, Friday, September 13, 2019

LOCATION: Nationals Park, Washington, District of Columbia

TV CHANNEL: YouTube, FS South (Atlanta), MASN (Washington)

PROBABLE PITCHERS: Braves RH Mike Soroka (11-4, 2.67 ERA) vs. Nationals RH Max Scherzer (10-5, 2.56)

MLB Betting Stats and Records
Team Record Money Vs LHP Vs RHP
Atlanta 91-57 1648.00 22-12 69-45
Washington 80-64 -80.00 21-17 59-47
Team Fave Dog O/U Diff
Atlanta 66-32 21-20 70-70-8 0.67
Washington 57-35 23-26 68-69-7 0.81

MLB Prediction: Under 8½ (-120)

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