MLB Matchups  >>  Houston Astros vs. Washington Nationals Preview 06/17/2014

 
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The Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Nationals Park in an interleague contest.

The Astros will pin their hopes on the pitching of left hander Dallas Keuchel in this game. Keuchel has a 8-3 record and a 2.38 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Tanner Roark who starts for the Nationals. Right hander Roark is 5-4 with a 2.92 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Nationals listed as 130-moneyline favorites versus the Astros, while the game's total is sitting at 7.

Washington was a 5-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Cardinals. They lost as -105 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Houston was a 4-3 loser in its last match at home against the Rays. They lost as +150 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Houston:
Team record: 32-39
Houston is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games
Houston is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Houston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Washington
Washington:
Team record: 35-33
Current Streak: lost 4 straight games.
Washington is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games
Washington is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Washington is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Houston
Next up:
Houston at Washington Wednesday, June 18