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Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets

The Washington Nationals and the New York Mets will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Citi Field.

The Nationals will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Max Scherzer in this game. Scherzer has a 11-5 record and a 2.33 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Steven Matz who starts for the Mets. Left hander Matz is 4-6 with a 3.31 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Nationals as -210-moneyline favorites versus the Mets, while the game's total opened at 7.

New York was a 3-0 winner in its last match on the road against the Phillies. They won as -142 favorites, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Last time out for Washington, they were a 2-0 loser as they battled the Pirates on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Pirates at 123 were rewarded, while the 2 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Washington:
Team record: 46-46 SU
Washington is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games
Washington is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games

New York:
Team record: 37-53 SU
NY Mets is 6-15 ATS in its last 21 games
NY Mets is 6-15 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Mets's last 8 games

Next up:
Washington at New York Friday, July 13