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Washington Nationals vs. San Diego Padres

The Washington Nationals and the San Diego Padres will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at PETCO Park.

Edwin Jackson will be the starting pitcher for the Nationals on this day. Right hander Jackson is 3-2 this season with a 3.86 ERA.

The Padres will counter Jackson with Jhoulys Chacin. Right hander Chacin has a 4.13 ERA to go along with a 11-8 record this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Nationals as -117-moneyline favorites versus the Padres, while the game's total opened at 8.5.

San Diego won its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Phillies on August 16. Bettors who backed the Padres at -143 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, Washington was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Angels. Bettors on Los Angeles at 124 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Team record: 71-47 SU
Washington is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games
Washington is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games on the road

San Diego:
Team record: 54-66 SU
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
San Diego is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
San Diego is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of San Diego's last 11 games

Next up:
Washington at San Diego Friday, August 18