- Advertisement -spot_img
Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Astros aim to continue winning streak against Nationals

Pitching Probables: Astros: Christian Xavier (2-0, .83 ERA, .79 whip, 25 strikeouts); National: Eric Fedde (2-2, 3.90 ERA, 1.43 WHIP, 26 strikeouts)

fanduel sportsbook Line: Astros-168, Nationals +145; over/under 9 runs

Bottom line: The Houston Astros will try to keep their 11-game winning streak alive when they visit the Washington Nationals.

Washington leads 4-14 in home games and 11-23 on aggregate. Nations have a 7–14 record in games when they have allowed home runs.

Houston has a 9-4 record at home and a 22-11 record overall. The Astros have an 11-0 record in games when they scored at least five runs.

Saturday’s game is the second time these teams are hitting boundaries this season.

Top Performer: Josh Bell has a .342 batting average to finish second at the national level, and has seven doubles and four home runs. Cesar Hernandez is 12-for-42 with two RBIs in the last 10 games.

Yordan Alvarez leads the Astros with a .280 batting average, and has three doubles, 11 home runs, 17 walks and 21 RBIs. Jose Altuve is 13-for-37 with five home runs and seven RBIs in the last 10 matches.

Last 10 games: National: 3-7, .279 batting average, 4.19 ERA, outscored by two runs

Astros: 10-0, .241 batting average, 1.00 ERA, beat opponents by 40 runs

Injuries: Citizen: Aaron Sanchez: Days (arms), Mason Thompson: 60-days IL (biceps), Sean Doolittle: 60-days IL (elbows), Annibal Sanchez: 60-days IL (neck), Ehire Adrienza: 60-day IL (quadricep), Hunter Harvey: 10-day IL (pronunciation), Will Harris: 60-day IL (pectoral), Seth Romero: 60-day IL (calf), Stephen Strasberg: 10-day IL (shoulder) /neck), Carter Kiboom: 60-day IL (right forearm), Joe Ross: 60-day IL (elbow)

Astros: Jeremy Pea: Days to Day (Knee), Taylor Jones: 60-Day IL (Back), Lance McCullers Jr.: 60-Day IL (Forearm), Jacob Meyers: 10-Day IL (Shoulder)

World Nation News Deskhttps://www.worldnationnews.com
World Nation News is a digital news portal website. Which provides important and latest breaking news updates to our audience in an effective and efficient ways, like world’s top stories, entertainment, sports, technology and much more news.
Latest news
Related news
- Advertisement -

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here