The Nationals will go to New York where the Mets are coming home after their rough series in Colorado with the Rockies. MLB odds can be found at Top Bet Sportsbook.
The Nationals (9-6) are looking to keep it rolling after winning two out of three in Miami against the Marlins. The wins against the Marlins broke a three game losing streak that the Braves handed the Nationals. Bryce Harper has been the main man for the Nationals at the plate thus far this season. Harper leads the team in batting average, RBI’s, home runs and hits. He is hitting over .360 with 20 hits and five home runs. The young super star also has drove in 11 runs. The Nationals ace, Stephen Strasburg, will get the start on Friday. Strasburg has lost his last two starts after dominating on the mound in the season opener. The former San Diego State Aztec is 1-2 with an ERA under three.
The Mets (7-7) are pretty solid when they aren’t playing in Colorado against the Rockies. They have to come home and play a series in New York the night after finishing up the series in Colorado. The Rockies swept the Mets in three games after the rain and snow postponed two nights of baseball. Mets ace, Matt Harvey, starts for the Mets. Harvey is 3-0 with just a .82 ERA.
The Nationals are 8-7 against the spread and the Mets are 7-7.
This game should be very low scoring affair with two remarkable pitchers on the mound. I think the travel will get to the Mets and the Nationals win the series opener in NY and to take Washington Click Here.