Washington Nationals VS Tampa Bay Rays

MLB Baseball 06:05 PM ET

Thursday

09/07/2020

MASN, SUN

Spread: Tampa Bay Rays -120

Over/Under: 8.5

Tampa Bay Rays vs Washington Nationals 9/7/2020 Picks Predictions Previews

Tampa Bay Rays vs Washington Nationals 9/7/2020 Picks Predictions Previews

Tampa Bay Rays vs Washington Nationals 9/7/2020 Picks Predictions Previews
More MLB Picks Predictions Previews

The Washington Nationals will host the Tampa Bay Rays at Nationals Park in Washington D.C on Monday, September 7, 2020, at 6:05 P.M, ET. This is the 1st game in this 2-game interleague series. The Nationals are coming off a split series against the Braves where they lost their last game with a score of 10-3. The Rays won their series against the Marlins after taking the rubber match of their series with a score of 5-4. The Tampa Bay Rays are on top of the American League with a record of 28-13 and are 1st in the AL East division.

The Rays won 8 of their last 10 games and made 13 total runs in their last 3 matchups. The squad is doing great, maintaining its top spot in the American League. The Rays were outhit in their last game against the Marlins but they were up by 1 run to take the win. Hunter Renfroe had a solo homer of his own in the 5th inning. John Curtiss got the win pitching 1 scoreless inning. Willy Adames leads the team with 38 hits while Brandon Lowe has 28 RBIs and 10 homers this season. The Rays rank 18th in terms of batting average at .241 while their 209 total runs in 7th in the league. The squad has the 7th best bullpen in the league that is allowing only 3.76 earned runs per game. Charlie Morton will start for the Rays in the opening game.

Tampa Bay Rays vs Washington Nationals Predictions 9/7/2020

The Nationals split their series against the Braves and are struggling as of late with just 2 wins in their last 10 games. The squad made 23 total runs in their last 3 games. Washington showed great offense in games 2 and 3 with 10 runs each game, but the consistency was not on their side with a loss in game 3 when Atlanta also scored 10 points. Patrick Corbin got the loss allowing 5 earned runs in 5.1 innings. Turner is their best hitter for the season with 58 with a BAA of .365  while Juan Soto has 26 RBIs and 11 home runs. The Nationals rank 27th in pitching with a team ERA of 5.27 while their batters are doing way better getting the 5th spot with a team BAA of .266. The Nationals are in 14th place in the National League with a 14-25 record and are 5th in the NL East Division. Max Scherzer will be on the mound for the Nationals in game 1.

Tampa Bay Rays vs Washington Nationals. MLB’s pick for the 1st game is the Tampa Bay Rays -120. Scherzer has the pitching advantage in this game with better performance over Morton this season and is playing solid against the Rays in his career. It is still hard to side with Washington with the way they are playing this season. Tampa Bay is dominating each team. The Nationals cannot maintain their consistency this season. The Rays are 4-2 in their last 6 games against the Nationals and will yet again win to a score 5-3.

MLB Free Premium Picks Predictions. Today’s entire Major League Baseball premium pick predictions are free right now at 1-888-711-4311 or text the word WINBIG to 760-670-3130 to receive them. Included are Best Bets, Totals, Parlays and First Five Inning winners for today free of charge. 

Tampa Bay Rays vs Washington Nationals 9/7/2020 Picks Predictions Previews

MLB Starting Time: 6:05 P.M ET

Location: Nationals Park, Washington D.C

Date: Monday, September 7, 2020

TV: MASN, SUN

MLB Odds: Tampa Bay Rays -120

MLB Total: 8.5

Click Here For More MLB Baseball Video Free Picks

Please enter your cell number below to get our Expert Handicapping Picks

Free MLB Baseball Pick: Tampa Bay Rays -120
buy premium picks