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Phillies vs Nationals Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 18

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Phillies vs Nationals Prediction, Odds, Moneyline, Spread & Over/Under for May 18

Odds updated as of 5:12 PM

The Philadelphia Phillies will face the Washington Nationals in MLB action on Saturday.

Before you do any MLB betting on this game at FanDuel Sportsbook, here's what you need to know.

Phillies vs Nationals Game Info

  • Philadelphia Phillies (32-14) vs. Washington Nationals (20-23)
  • Date: Saturday, May 18, 2024
  • Time: 6:05 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: (-172) | WSH: (+144)
  • Spread: PHI: -1.5 (+128) | WSH: +1.5 (-154)
  • Total: 7.5 -- Over: (+104) | Under: (-128)

Phillies vs Nationals Probable Starting Pitchers

Probable Pitchers: Cristopher Sanchez (Phillies) - 2-3, 3.43 ERA vs MacKenzie Gore (Nationals) - 2-4, 3.38 ERA

The probable pitchers are Cristopher Sanchez (2-3) for the Phillies and MacKenzie Gore (2-4) for the Nationals. Sanchez and his team are 1-7-0 ATS this season when he starts. Sanchez's team is 2-5 this season when he starts and they are the moneyline favorite. The Nationals are 4-3-0 ATS in Gore's seven starts with a set spread. The Nationals have a 1-4 record in Gore's five starts this season when 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 (67.4%)

Phillies vs Nationals Moneyline

  • Philadelphia is a -172 favorite on the moneyline, while Washington is a +144 underdog on the road.

Phillies vs Nationals Spread

  • The Nationals are at +1.5 on the runline against the Phillies. The Nationals are -154 to cover the spread, and the Phillies are +128.

Phillies vs Nationals Over/Under

  • A combined run total of 7.5 has been set for Phillies-Nationals on May 18, with the over at +104 and the under at -128.

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Phillies vs Nationals Betting Trends

  • The Phillies have been victorious in 25, or 71.4%, of the 35 contests they have been chosen as favorites in this season.
  • This season Philadelphia has come away with a win 16 times in 18 chances when named as a favorite of at least -172 on the moneyline.
  • Contests with the Phillies have gone over the total set by sportsbooks in 22 of 44 chances this season.
  • The Phillies have an against the spread record of 24-20-0 in 44 games with a line this season.
  • The Nationals have won 45.9% of the games this season they were the moneyline underdog (17-20).
  • Washington has a 10-11 record (winning 47.6% of its games) when playing as a moneyline underdog of +144 or longer.
  • The Nationals have played in 41 games with an over/under set, and have combined with their opponents to go over the total 15 times (15-24-2).
  • The Nationals have gone 25-16-0 against the spread this season.

Phillies Player Leaders

  • Alec Bohm has 56 hits and an OBP of .397 to go with a slugging percentage of .521. All three of those stats are tops among Philadelphia hitters this season. He has a .331 batting average, as well.
  • Among qualifying hitters in the majors, his batting average ranks seventh, his on-base percentage ranks 12th, and he is 16th in slugging.
  • Bohm hopes to build on a four-game hitting streak in this matchup. During his last five outings he is batting .286 with three doubles, a walk and five RBI.
  • Bryson Stott has five doubles, two triples, four home runs and 24 walks. He's batting .281 and slugging .445 with an on-base percentage of .396.
  • Among qualifying hitters, he is 31st in batting average, 13th in on-base percentage and 54th in slugging percentage.
  • Stott enters this game looking to extend his two-game hit streak. In his last five games he is hitting .385 with a home run, five walks and five RBI.
  • Bryce Harper is batting .263 with a .507 slugging percentage and 32 RBI this year.
  • Kyle Schwarber has nine home runs, 28 RBI and a batting average of .218 this season.

Nationals Player Leaders

  • C.J. Abrams has a slugging percentage of .491 and has 42 hits, both team-best numbers for the Nationals. He's batting .261 and with an on-base percentage of .322.
  • Including all qualifying hitters, he is 64th in batting average, while his on-base percentage ranks 77th and he is 29th in slugging.
  • Jesse Winker's .343 on-base percentage leads his team. He has a batting average of .223 while slugging .367.
  • He is currently 122nd in batting average, 45th in on-base percentage and 114th in slugging percentage among all qualified hitters.
  • Luis Garcia has 10 doubles, three home runs and 10 walks while batting .283.
  • Jacob Young is batting .262 with six doubles and seven walks.

Phillies vs Nationals Head to Head

  • 5/17/2024: 4-2 PHI (Favorite: Phillies, Spread: -1.5, Total: 7.5, Favorite Moneyline: -255, Underdog Moneyline: +210)
  • 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)

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