3* Sunday Night Baseball SMASH (ESPN) on Nationals -109
Washington vs. Atlanta,
09/16/2012 20:05 EDT,
Score: 1 - 5
Money Line: -109 Washington
Nats have the edge on the mound with Gonzalez. They have won 22 of his 29 starts this season, during which he has posted an ERA of 2.93, and they have won 13 of his 16 road starts. They are a perfect 3-0 in his last 3 starts, during which he has posted a 0.41 ERA. The Nationals are 6-0 in his last 6 starts following a Quality Start in his last appearance, 5-0 in his last 5 starts as a favorite and 4-0 in his last 4 road starts versus a team with a winning record.
Atlanta's Minor is 8-10 with a 4.42 ERA, and he has a 5.26 career ERA against Washington. The Braves are 3-8 in Minor's last 11 starts versus a team with a winning record, 1-5 in his last 6 home starts versus a team with a winning record and 0-4 in his last 4 Sunday starts. Bet the Nats.