The fans at Nationals Park will be treated to a game between the Atlanta Braves and the Washington Nationals when they take their seats on Tuesday.
The Braves will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Freddy Garcia in this game. Garcia has a 4-5 record and a 5.43 ERA this season.
It'll be Tanner Roark toeing the rubber for the Nationals in this contest. Righthander Roark is 2-0 with a 1.50 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Nationals listed as 124-moneyline favorites versus the Braves, while the game's total is sitting at 8½.
Atlanta lost its last outing, a 4-0 result against the Padres on September 15. Bettors who backed the Padres at +188 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Washington won its last outing, a 11-2 result against the Phillies on September 15. Bettors who backed the Nationals at -186 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Atlanta: 89-60 SU
Washington: 79-70 SU
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Atlanta7-0-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Washington
Atlanta7-1-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Washington
Atlanta is 2-3-1 SU in its last 6 games ,
Atlanta is 4-7-1 SU in its last 12 games ,on the road
Washington8-1-1 SU in its last 10 games
Washington11-4-1 SU in its last 16 games at home
Washington is 1-7-1 SU in its last 9 games ,when playing Atlanta
Washington is 0-4-1 SU in its last 5 games ,when playing at home against Atlanta
Washington home to Atlanta, Wednesday, September 18