Braves vs Nationals Prediction: Picks, Live Odds & Start Time – September 19, 2022

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A pair of squads in the NL East — the Atlanta Braves (90-55) and the Washington Nationals (51-95) — meet on Monday at 7:20 PM ET, at Truist Park. The Braves will hand the ball to Kyle Wright (18-5), and the Nationals will counter with Cory Abbott (0-2).

The Braves’ home-field advantage is apparent today in terms of their moneyline advantage (-352), compared to Washington’s (+281). The total for the Braves-Nationals game is 8.5.

Braves vs. Nationals Odds

Run Line

Atlanta Braves (-1.5)

Moneyline

Braves (-352)

Total

8.5 Runs (Over: -107, Under: -113)

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When, Where, at What Time is Braves vs. Nationals

  • Game Day: Monday, September 19, 2022
  • Game Time: 7:20 PM ET
  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
  • Stadium: Truist Park

Braves Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Ozzie Albies 10 Day Injury List Finger
Ehire Adrianza 10 Day Injury List Quadricep
Chadwick Tromp 10 Day Injury List Quadricep
Kirby Yates 15 Day Injury List Elbow
Huascar Ynoa 40 Man Active Elbow
Adam Duvall 60 Day Injury List Wrist
Darren O’Day 60 Day Injury List Calf
Manny Piña 60 Day Injury List Wrist
Luke Jackson 60 Day Injury List Elbow

Nationals Injury Report

Name Status Injury
Keibert Ruiz 10 Day Injury List Groin
Victor Arano 15 Day Injury List Shoulder
Cade Cavalli 15 Day Injury List Shoulder
Tanner Rainey 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Will Harris 60 Day Injury List Pectoral
Stephen Strasburg 60 Day Injury List Ribs
Yadiel Hernandez 60 Day Injury List Calf
Sean Doolittle 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Joe Ross 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Carter Kieboom 60 Day Injury List Elbow
Jackson Tetreault 60 Day Injury List Shoulder
Evan Lee 60 Day Injury List Shoulder

Last Time Out: Braves and Nationals

The Braves won their last game against the Phillies yesterday by a 5-2 score. Robbie Grossman went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and two RBI to lead them offensively. Spencer Strider picked up the win on the strength of six innings, giving up one earned run on one hit while striking out 10.

Yesterday, the Nationals lost to the Marlins 3-1. Anibal Sanchez was the losing pitcher after he went six innings, giving up two earned runs on four hits while striking out three. Luke Voit paced the Nationals’ offense, going 3-for-4.

Betting Trends

Braves Betting Records and Team Stats

The Braves have entered the game as favorites 118 times this season and won 82, or 69.5%, of those games. Atlanta has played as a favorite of -352 or more twice this season and split those games. The sportsbooks’ moneyline implies a 77.9% chance of a victory for the Braves. Atlanta and its opponents have hit the over in 75 of their 149 games with a total this season. The Braves have an ATS record of 76-73-0 in 149 games with a spread this season.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Austin Riley 144 .278 (34) .349 (33) .544 (5) 5.7% (7) 24.4% (108) 7.8% (79)
Matt Olson 146 .234 (111) .319 (87) .456 (42) 4.4% (32) 23.9% (103) 10.7% (29)
Dansby Swanson 146 .280 (31) .334 (60) .440 (57) 3.2% (65) 26.4% (120) 7.3% (87)
Michael Harris 100 .305 (-) .344 (-) .541 (-) 4.8% (-) 24.6% (-) 4.2% (-)
Ronald Acuña Jr. 108 .271 (42) .358 (25) .418 (76) 2.7% (82) 23.7% (97) 10.0% (42)

Nationals Betting Records and Team Stats

The Nationals have been underdogs in 130 games this season and have come away with the win 43 times (33.1%) in those contests. Washington has yet to lose in four games when named as moneyline underdog of +281 or worse. The Nationals have an implied victory probability of 26.2% according to the moneyline set by oddsmakers for this matchup. Washington and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 70 of their 149 opportunities. In 149 games with a line this season, the Nationals have a mark of 68-81-0 against the spread.

Name GP AVG (Rank) OBP (Rank) SLG (Rank) HR% (Rank) K% (Rank) BB% (Rank)
Lane Thomas 130 .250 (78) .304 (110) .423 (70) 3.3% (60) 24.2% (104) 6.7% (100)
César Hernández 136 .250 (78) .313 (93) .323 (131) 0.2% (134) 18.3% (54) 7.3% (87)
Luke Voit 121 .240 (100) .328 (67) .427 (66) 4.2% (36) 30.0% (131) 10.5% (31)
Nelson Cruz 129 .234 (111) .313 (93) .337 (127) 2.0% (108) 23.6% (94) 9.7% (47)
Luis Garcia 79 .285 (-) .302 (-) .421 (-) 1.9% (-) 20.6% (-) 2.5% (-)

Braves vs. Nationals Picks and Predictions

Our prediction for Braves vs. Nationals is the Braves (-352 on the moneyline) as the pick to win. As for the total, we pick the over on 8.5 runs.

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WRITTEN BY

Matt Rooney

Matt comes from Chicago and has lived in the area his whole life. Graduated from and played football at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL while also serving as the director of student sports broadcasting. He writes for Betsperts as well as appears on several shows across the network.

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