Nationals vs. Mets Saturday Prediction

Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets, 8/10/2019 Predictions & Odds

The Amazin’ Mets continued their incredible play on Friday night when they erased a three-run deficit in the bottom of the ninth to knock off the Nationals in dramatic fashion. Will New York make it two-in-a-row versus Washington tonight?

Game Snapshot & Odds

957 Washington Nationals (-110) at 958 New York Mets (-110); 8 runs

Saturday, August 10, 2019

7:10 p.m. ET, Citi Field, New York, NY

Compare odds from multiple different online sportsbooks and shop for the best lines at our new Baseball Odds & Betting Page.

Public Betting Trends

According to our MLB Public Betting Chart page, 79% of the betting tickets are on the Nationals to beat the Mets on the moneyline.

Washington Nationals Fantasy Spin

Anthony Rendon went 2-for-5 with a homer, three RBI, a stolen base, and two runs scored Friday against the Mets. We’re pretty sure Rendon’s eyes light up when he sees the Mets on the calendar. Rendon knocked in a run with a triple in the fourth inning before delivering a go-ahead two-run homer in the seventh. It looked like it would hold up before the Mets made a comeback in the ninth. The impending free agent is having an MVP-caliber year with a .315/.400/.608 with 25 home runs, 90 RBI, and 82 runs scored through 101 games.

New York Mets Fantasy Spin

Pete Alonso homered in his fourth straight game Friday against the Nationals. So, about that slump. The Mets were down 3-0 early before Alonso went yard for a two-run shot against Stephen Strasburg in the bottom of the fourth. It was his only hit in four at-bats, but he’s clearly back on track after a mini power outage. The rookie slugger has 38 homers on the year. Only the Brewers’ Christian Yelich (39) has more.

MLB Betting Trends


The Nationals are 10-4 in their last 14 games following a loss.

New York

The Mets have won nine straight games after scoring five runs or more in their previous contest.


The Mets are 1-4 in Noah Syndergaard’s last five home starts versus the Nationals but Washington is now winless in its last five games played at Citi Field. The Mets are also 7-2 in Syndergaard’s last nine starts overall and have won 20 of their last 26 games overall. The Nationals, meanwhile, have lost six of Patrick Corbin’s last eight road starts and are just 1-4 in their last five divisional games, too.

The Pick: New York Mets -110


MLB Headlines

MLB Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Braves vs. Astros Game 1 Prediction The World Series starts on Tuesday night with Game 1 between the Braves and Astros in Houston. Will the ‘Stros take the opening game as home chalk or is there a...
Thumbnail Dodgers vs. Braves Game 6 Prediction The Dodgers’ season will be on the line tonight at 7:08 p.m. ET when they play Game 6 of the NCLS versus the Braves. With so much uncertainty surrounding L.A.’s pitching...
Thumbnail Red Sox vs. Astros Game 6 Prediction The Astros will look to deliver the knockout blow to the Red Sox’ World Series hopes in Game 6 of the ALCS on Friday night at 8:08 p.m. ET. That said, with...
Thumbnail Dodgers vs. Braves MLB Prediction Game 4 of the NLCS will take place between the Braves and Dodgers at 8:08 p.m. ET on Wednesday night. Will the Dodgers even up the series at two games apiece or is...
Thumbnail Astros vs. Red Sox Game 5 Prediction The ALCS is now all tied at two games apiece following the Astros’ come-from-behind victory over the Red Sox on Tuesday night. Who has the edge in Game 5 this...