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Phillies vs Nationals Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 17

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Phillies vs Nationals Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 17

Odds updated as of 6:11 PM

The MLB schedule on Friday includes the Philadelphia Phillies facing the Washington Nationals.

Before checking out the MLB betting lines on FanDuel Sportsbook, we've got you covered, in terms of the vital information regarding this matchup.

Phillies vs Nationals Game Info

  • Philadelphia Phillies (31-14) vs. Washington Nationals (20-22)
  • Date: Friday, May 17, 2024
  • Time: 6:40 PM ET
  • Venue: Citizens Bank Park -- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Coverage: NBCS-PH

Phillies vs Nationals Odds & Moneyline

  • All MLB odds, betting lines and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
  • Moneyline: PHI: (-255) | WSH: (+210)
  • Spread: PHI: -1.5 (-118) | WSH: +1.5 (-102)
  • Total: 7.5 -- Over: (-115) | Under: (-105)

Phillies vs Nationals Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Zack Wheeler (Phillies) - 4-3, 2.53 ERA vs Jake Irvin (Nationals) - 2-3, 3.55 ERA

This contest's pitching matchup is set, as the Phillies will send Zack Wheeler (4-3) to the mound, while Jake Irvin (2-3) will take the ball for the Nationals. When Wheeler starts, his team is 3-5-0 against the spread this season. Wheeler's team is 4-3 this season when he starts and they are the moneyline favorite. The Nationals have a 4-4-0 record against the spread in Irvin's starts. The Nationals are 2-6 in Irvin's eight starts this season that they were the underdog on the moneyline.

Phillies vs Nationals Prediction & Pick

All MLB win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Phillies win (74.4%)

Phillies vs Nationals Moneyline

  • The moneyline numbers for Phillies vs. Nationals reveal Philadelphia as the favorite (-255) and Washington as the underdog (+210) on the road.

Phillies vs Nationals Spread

  • The Phillies are favored by 1.5 runs at home versus the Nationals. The Phillies are -118 to cover the spread, while the Nationals are -102.

Phillies vs Nationals Over/Under

  • A combined run total of 7.5 has been set for Phillies-Nationals on May 17, with the over at -115 and the under at -105.

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Phillies vs Nationals Betting Trends

  • The Phillies have been favorites in 34 games this season and have come away with the win 24 times (70.6%) in those contests.
  • Philadelphia has not lost in three games when named as a moneyline favorite of -255 or better.
  • Contests with the Phillies have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 22 of 43 chances this season.
  • The Phillies have posted a record of 23-20-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Nationals have a 17-19 record in games they were the underdog on the moneyline (winning 47.2% of those games).
  • Washington has played as a moneyline underdog of +210 or longer in just two games this season, which it split 1-1.
  • The Nationals have played in 40 games with a set over/under, and have combined with their opponents to go over the total 15 times (15-23-2).
  • The Nationals have put together a 25-15-0 record ATS this season (covering 62.5% of the time).

Phillies Player Leaders

  • Alec Bohm leads Philadelphia with 55 hits and an OBP of .400, plus a team-best slugging percentage of .521. He's batting .333.
  • Among all qualifying batters in the majors, he ranks sixth in batting average, 10th in on-base percentage, and 14th in slugging.
  • Bohm will look for his fourth straight game with a hit in this matchup. In his last five games he is batting .273 with three doubles, a walk and four RBI.
  • Bryce Harper has seven doubles, 10 home runs and 29 walks. He's batting .270 and slugging .520 with an on-base percentage of .388.
  • His batting average is 47th among qualified players, his on-base percentage 16th, and his slugging percentage 15th.
  • Harper has picked up a hit in four games in a row. During his last five outings he is hitting .273 with a double, a home run, three walks and three RBI.
  • Bryson Stott has collected 35 base hits, an OBP of .394 and a slugging percentage of .448 this season.
  • Kyle Schwarber has been key for Philadelphia with 37 hits, an OBP of .328 plus a slugging percentage of .404.
  • Schwarber enters this matchup on a three-game hitting streak. In his last five games he is batting .316 with two doubles, three walks and four RBI.

Nationals Player Leaders

  • C.J. Abrams has racked up 41 hits with a .490 slugging percentage, both team-best numbers for the Nationals. He's batting .261 and with an on-base percentage of .324.
  • Including all qualified hitters in MLB, his batting average places him 61st, his on-base percentage is 75th, and he is 28th in slugging.
  • Jesse Winker's .346 OBP paces his team. He has a batting average of .228 while slugging .375.
  • Including all qualifying players, he is 114th in batting average, 42nd in on-base percentage and 106th in slugging percentage.
  • Luis Garcia is batting .283 with 10 doubles, three home runs and 10 walks.
  • Jacob Young has six doubles and seven walks while hitting .262.

Phillies vs Nationals Head to Head

  • 4/7/2024: 3-2 WSH (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7.5, Favorite Moneyline: -154, Underdog Moneyline: +130)
  • 4/6/2024: 5-2 PHI (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -188, Underdog Moneyline: +158)
  • 4/5/2024: 4-0 PHI (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -190, Underdog Moneyline: +160)
  • 7/2/2023: 5-4 WSH (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9.5, Favorite Moneyline: -255, Underdog Moneyline: +210)
  • 7/1/2023: 19-4 PHI (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -220, Underdog Moneyline: +184)
  • 6/30/2023: 2-1 WSH (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9.5, Favorite Moneyline: -196, Underdog Moneyline: +164)
  • 6/4/2023: 11-3 PHI (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -164, Underdog Moneyline: +138)
  • 6/3/2023: 4-2 PHI (Favorite: Nationals, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8.5, Favorite Moneyline: -108, Underdog Moneyline: -108)
  • 6/2/2023: 8-7 WSH (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 9, Favorite Moneyline: -190, Underdog Moneyline: +160)
  • 9/11/2022: 7-5 PHI (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 8, Favorite Moneyline: -320, Underdog Moneyline: +260)

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