Philadelphia Phillies vs. Washington Nationals – MLB – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

The Philadelphia Phillies (75-62) host the Washington Nationals (49-89) to open a three-game series at Citizens Bank Park, with first pitch at 7:05 PM ET on Friday. The Phillies are on the back of a series victory over the Marlins, and the Nationals a series split with the Cardinals.

The Nationals are an underdog away (+182) at the Phillies (-223). The matchup on the mound for this contest is set with the Philadelphia Phillies looking to Noah Syndergaard (8-9), and Patrick Corbin (6-17) taking the ball for the Washington Nationals. The game’s over/under is set at 8.5.

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Phillies vs. Nationals Last 10 Games Betting Performance


  • Philadelphia played as the moneyline favorite for eight of its last 10 games, and went 3-5 in those matchups.
  • In their last 10 matchups (all 10 of them had set totals), the Phillies and their opponents combined to hit the over seven times.
  • Philadelphia’s record against the spread is 1-9-0 over its past 10 games.

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  • Washington has played as the underdog in nine of its past 10 games and has won five of those contests.
  • In their last 10 games with a total, the Nationals and their opponents have combined to hit the over six times.
  • Washington is 7-3-0 ATS over its last 10 games.

Phillies vs. Nationals Starting Pitcher Betting Trends

Projected starter: Noah Syndergaard

  • The Phillies have gone 7-14-0 against the spread when Syndergaard starts.
  • The Phillies have a 9-7 record in Syndergaard’s 16 starts this season when they were the moneyline favorite.
  • Syndergaard’s team has a 9-12 record in his starts this season.
  • Syndergaard has started 21 contests with a total set by bookmakers this season. The teams have combined to hit the over in six of them.

Projected starter: Patrick Corbin

  • Corbin and his team are 9-18-0 ATS this season when he starts.
  • When he is the starting pitcher, Washington has a record of 4-19 this season when they are the underdog on the moneyline.
  • In games Corbin has started, his team is 6-21.
  • In Corbin’s 27 starts with a total, the teams have hit the over 11 times.

Phillies Batting Leaders

  • Rhys Hoskins is hitting .252 with 27 doubles, two triples, 26 home runs and 65 walks.
  • Among hitters in baseball, Hoskins ranks 20th in home runs and 45th in RBI.
  • Hoskins takes a two-game hitting streak into this game. During his last five outings he is batting .286 with two doubles and a walk.
  • Kyle Schwarber has hit 36 home runs with 78 runs batted in. Both lead his team.
  • Schwarber ranks second in home runs and 25th in RBI among MLB hitters this season.
  • J.T. Realmuto is batting .265 with 23 doubles, five triples, 15 home runs and 38 walks.
  • Alec Bohm’s .292 batting average is a team-high mark.
  • Bohm enters this game on a two-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is hitting .300 with a double, a triple and three RBI.

Nationals Batting Leaders

  • Cesar Hernandez leads Washington with a batting average of .252.
  • Among all batters in the big leagues, Hernandez is 394th in homers and 224th in RBI.
  • Hernandez brings a five-game hitting streak into this game. In his last five games he is hitting .500 with a double, a triple, a home run, four walks and six RBI.
  • Nelson Cruz leads Washington in runs batted in (64) this season. He’s batting .238 while slugging .343.
  • Among all MLB hitters, Cruz ranks 162nd in home runs and 50th in RBI.
  • Cruz has hit safely in two straight games. During his last five outings he is hitting .353 with three walks and an RBI.
  • Keibert Ruiz has collected 99 base hits, an OBP of .312 and a slugging percentage of .360 this season.
  • Lane Thomas has 101 hits and an OBP of .303 to go with a slugging percentage of .415 this season.
  • Thomas enters this game on a six-game hitting streak. In his last 10 games he is hitting .310 with three doubles, two home runs, eight walks and six RBI.

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