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Major League Baseball
MATCHUP
Washington Nationals at St. Louis Cardinals
Stats: Overall | Home/Away | Grass | Today's Starters | Bullpens | Starting Staffs
Records: Umpire: Adrian Johnson | Last 5 | Last 10 | After Win | After Loss
Teams: Washington Nationals | St. Louis Cardinals
Summary
7:15 PM ET W/L Units H A O/U RL W/L RL Units
Washington 60-61 -22.82 30-28 30-33 50-68-3 59-62 -3.97
St. Louis 66-55 -0.43 32-26 34-29 56-59-6 57-64 -7.84
Live Odds | All Odds
Home Away O/U
Opening line -130 120 8.5 -120
5Dimes -114 104 9 -110
Westgate -115 105 9 -110
Wynn -122 107 9 -105
Boyd -116 106 8.5 -130
Covers.com -115 105 9 -110
Best home line Best road line Recent line moves
Overall W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Tanner Roark (R)
Luke Weaver (R)
7-12
6-10
9-14
11-12
144.1
121.2
140
127
1.28
1.40
4.12
4.66
4.7
4.3
4.6
4.7
10-12
12-11
Last 3 W/L TW/TL IP H WHIP ERA AF AA O/U
Tanner Roark (R)
Luke Weaver (R)
3-0
1-1
3-0
2-1
21.2
14.2
20
20
0.97
1.50
1.66
3.68
12.0
4.0
3.0
2.3
2-1
1-2
Bullpens | In-Depth
  Total   Available
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
WAS 235.2 1.40 4.28 217.1 1.39 4.22
Last 3 25.0 1.72 5.76 21.2 1.75 6.23
  IP WHIP ERA IP WHIP ERA
STL 208.1 1.14 3.24 208.1 1.14 3.24
Last 3 16.0 1.38 4.50 16.0 1.38 4.50
Umpire
  W/L O/U Runs Str % HR P
Adrian Johnson 9-14 16-5 10.70 63.4 2.5 313.4
Overall Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
WAS
STL
60-61
66-55
50-68
56-59
.246
.248
3.87
3.77
  vs R vs L Start Pen
WAS
STL
.246
.248
.246
.249
3.89
3.44
3.84
4.31
Home/Away Stats | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
WAS
STL
30-33
32-26
22-39
25-31
.234
.247
3.72
3.66
  vs R vs L Start Pen
WAS
STL
.237
.245
.223
.253
3.71
3.32
3.74
4.21
Last 10 | In-Depth
  W/L O/U Avg ERA
WAS
STL
3-7
9-1
5-4
4-5
.254
.283
4.52
2.33
  vs R vs L Start Pen
WAS
STL
.261
.283
.243
.283
3.57
2.05
6.51
2.93
Series Game Records
WAS O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
21-19
19-19
15-18
5-5
9-10
13-7
6-9
3-3
12-9
6-12
9-9
2-2
STL O AW AL
Game 1
Game 2
Game 3
Game 4
19-20
22-17
19-15
6-2
9-11
10-9
9-11
4-1
10-9
12-8
10-4
2-1
Stadium
Busch Stadium
Wind (MPH) 0-10 10-20 20+
Over/Under 17-19 8-12 0-0
Injuries
Washington Nationals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Howie Kendrick 2B out for season - Achilles - 5/21/18 Kendrick has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list after having season-ending surgery to repair a ruptured Achilles.
Jhonatan Solano C Late Aug - Elbow - 8/10/18 Solano has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with bone spurs in his elbow and is likely to be out of the lineup until the end of August.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
Jeremy Hellickson SP Doub Tues - Wrist - 8/16/18 Hellickson left his last outing due to a wrist injury and is unlikely to make his next scheduled start Tuesday against the Phillies.
Ryan Madson RP Out indefinitely - Back - 8/15/18 Madson has been designated for the 10-day disabled list due to nerve irritation in his back. He will miss an undetermined length of time.
Kelvin Herrera RP Late Aug - Shoulder - 8/9/18 Herrera has landed on the 10-day disabled list with right rotator cuff impingement. He is expected to rejoin the team during the latter half of August.
Stephen Strasburg SP Prob Tues - Neck - 8/16/18 Strasburg has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to a pinched nerve in his neck but is expected to be activated in time for Tuesday's game against the Phillies, provided no setbacks occur.
Sean Doolittle RP Late Aug - Toe - 8/14/18 Doolittle has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with left toe inflammation. He suffered a stress reaction in his foot during his recovery and is likely to remain sidelined until the end of August.
Erick Fedde SP Early Sept - Shoulder - 8/14/18 Fedde has been moved to the 60-day disabled list with inflammation in his right shoulder and is expected to be sidelined until the beginning of September.
Joaquin Benoit RP Late Aug - Forearm - 8/10/18 Benoit is on the 60-day disabled list with a right forearm strain and is likely to stay on the DL until the end of August.
Joe Ross SP Mid Sept - Elbow - 8/16/18 Ross is recovering from Tommy John surgery and has been placed on the 60-day injured reserve list but is likely to return at some point in September.
St. Louis Cardinals
Fielders   Status/Updated Notes
Yairo Munoz SS Out indefinitely - Wrist - 8/11/18 Munoz has landed on the 10-day disabled list with a right wrist sprain. It is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Dexter Fowler CF Mid Sept - Foot - 8/16/18 Fowler has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a broken left foot. He is likely to return sometime in September.
Pitchers   Status/Updated Notes
John Brebbia RP Out indefinitely - Forearm - 8/10/18 Brebbia has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with right forearm tightness and it is unclear when he will return.
Carlos Martinez SP Ques Mon - Shoulder - 8/15/18 Martinez has landed on the 10-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain and it is undetermined if he will be activated at some point during the upcoming series against the Dodgers that begins Monday.
Michael Wacha SP Early Sept - Oblique - 7/30/18 Wacha has been designated for the 10-day disabled list with a left oblique strain and is expected to be absent from the starting rotation until at least the start of September.
Luke Gregerson RP Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 8/11/18 Gregerson has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list due to right shoulder inflammation and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Alex Reyes SP out for season - Upper Body - 6/29/18 Reyes has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list after having season-ending surgery to repair a torn tendon in his right lat muscle.
Adam Wainwright SP Early Sept - Elbow - 7/30/18 Wainwright has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list while recuperating from inflammation in his pitching elbow and is expected to be held out of action until the beginning of September.
Dominic Leone RP Late Aug - Bicep - 8/10/18 Leone has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with right biceps nerve irritation and is expected to be absent from the lineup until at least the end of August.
Recent Meetings
Date Home/Away H Starter A Starter Line O/U
8/15/18 STL 4 - WAS 2 A. Gomber J. Hellickson -118/9 U
8/14/18 STL 6 - WAS 4 J. Gant G. Gonzalez -108/8.5 O
8/13/18 STL 7 - WAS 6 M. Mikolas T. Milone -141/8.5 O
2017 Season
7/2/17 STL 2 - WAS 7 C. Martinez M. Scherzer 139/7 O
7/1/17 STL 2 - WAS 1 M. Wacha G. Gonzalez 101/9 U
6/30/17 STL 8 - WAS 1 M. Leake T. Roark -118/9 P
4/12/17 WAS 1 - STL 6 M. Scherzer M. Leake -185/7.5 U
4/11/17 WAS 8 - STL 3 G. Gonzalez L. Lynn -132/8.5 O
4/10/17 WAS 14 - STL 6 T. Roark A. Wainwright -122/8.5 O
2016 Season
5/29/16 WAS 10 - STL 2 S. Strasburg M. Wacha -220/7.5 O
5/28/16 WAS 4 - STL 9 G. Gonzalez A. Wainwright -110/8.5 O
5/27/16 WAS 2 - STL 6 M. Scherzer J. Garcia -163/7 O
5/26/16 WAS 2 - STL 1 J. Ross M. Leake -139/8 U
5/1/16 STL 1 - WAS 6 C. Martinez M. Scherzer 109/7 P
4/30/16 STL 1 - WAS 6 J. Garcia J. Ross -141/7 P
4/29/16 STL 4 - WAS 5 M. Leake S. Strasburg 134/7 O
2015 Season
9/2/15 STL 3 - WAS 4 T. Lyons M. Scherzer 127/7 P
9/1/15 STL 8 - WAS 5 M. Gonzales J. Ross 107/7.5 O
8/31/15 STL 8 - WAS 5 J. Lackey G. Gonzalez -126/7 O
4/23/15 WAS 1 - STL 4 M. Scherzer M. Wacha -132/6.5 U
Washington: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/15/18 @ STL 2-4 109/9 L/U .735 .212 J. Hellickson 4.1 A. Gomber 6.0
8/14/18 @ STL 4-6 -100/8.5 L/O .706 .250 G. Gonzalez 4.0 J. Gant 5.1
8/13/18 @ STL 6-7 130/8.5 L/O .766 .235 T. Milone 4.1 M. Mikolas 7.0
8/12/18 @ CHC 3-4 -131/7.5 L/U .354 .100 M. Scherzer 7.0 C. Hamels 7.0
8/11/18 @ CHC 9-4 120/9 W/O .995 .325 T. Roark 7.2 J. Lester 3.2
8/10/18 @ CHC 2-3 124/8.5 L/U .610 .257 J. Hellickson 5.2 K. Hendricks 6.0
8/9/18 ATL 6-3 -122/9 W/P .833 .324 G. Gonzalez 7.0 A. Sanchez 2.0
8/8/18 ATL 3-8 -137/9 L/O .722 .263 T. Milone 6.0 M. Foltynewicz 5.2
8/7/18 ATL 1-3 -205/7.5 L/U .661 .219 M. Scherzer 7.0 S. Newcomb 6.0
8/7/18 ATL 8-3 105/10 W/O 1.046 .314 J. Rodriguez 5.0 M. Fried 2.0
St. Louis: Last 10 Games | Season
Date vs/Score Line ATS OPS Avg Starter IP Opp Starter IP
8/15/18 WAS 4-2 -118/9 W/U .700 .226 A. Gomber 6.0 J. Hellickson 4.1
8/14/18 WAS 6-4 -108/8.5 W/O .867 .250 J. Gant 5.1 G. Gonzalez 4.0
8/13/18 WAS 7-6 -141/8.5 W/O 1.245 .447 M. Mikolas 7.0 T. Milone 4.1
8/12/18 @ KC 8-2 -143/9 W/O .843 .316 T. Ross 6.0 J. Junis 6.0
8/11/18 @ KC 8-3 -165/8.5 W/O .918 .297 J. Flaherty 7.0 D. Duffy 5.1
8/10/18 @ KC 7-0 -141/9.5 W/U 1.013 .316 A. Gomber 5.0 B. Smith 1.2
8/8/18 @ MIA 7-1 -113/8 W/P .947 .265 J. Gant 6.0 T. Richards 5.2
8/7/18 @ MIA 3-2 -137/8 W/U .640 .206 M. Mikolas 7.0 P. Lopez 7.0
8/6/18 @ MIA 1-2 -157/8 L/U .502 .206 L. Weaver 6.0 W. Chen 5.2
8/5/18 @ PIT 2-1 -106/8.5 W/U .641 .270 J. Flaherty 6.0 T. Williams 5.0
Abbreviations Legend