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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 Friday when they battle at PETCO Park.

The Nationals will trot Max Scherzer out to the mound in this one. Right hander Scherzer has a 12-5 record and a 2.25 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Luis Perdomo who starts for the Padres. Right hander Perdomo is 6-7 with a 5.03 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers opened the Nationals as -205-moneyline favorites versus the Padres, while the game's total opened at 7.5.

Last time out for San Diego, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Nationals on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Nationals at 114 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Washington won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Padres on August 17. Bettors who backed the Nationals at 114 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Washington:
Team record: 72-47 SU
Washington is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Washington is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington's last 7 games

San Diego:
Team record: 54-67 SU
The total has gone OVER in 9 of San Diego's last 12 games
San Diego is 13-4 ATS in its last 17 games at home
San Diego is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home

Next up:
Washington at San Diego Saturday, August 19