Nats, Scherzer underdogs in the Bronx
BRONX, NY (Spread Winners) – The Nationals are listed as a rare underdog with Max Scherzer on the mound as they face Masahiro Tanaka and the Yankees tonight at 7:05PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book GT Bets, the Yankees are -123 money line favorites versus the Nationals, who are +114 money line underdogs for tonight’s game. As for the total, the number is sitting at 7 runs.
The Nationals are a perfect 5-0 in Scherzer’s last five starts with the total set between 7 and 8.5 and are 5-1 in his last six starts overall. They’re also 4-1 in his last five road starts and 4-1 in his last five starts when their opponent allows two runs or less in their previous game.