Milwaukee Brewers vs Washington Nationals

Washington Nationals VS. Milwaukee Brewers Betting Analysis

The Brewers host the Nationals in the first contest of a three-game set at American Family Field on Friday, May 20, 2022.

The Nationals are placed fifth in the National League East with a record of 13-26 overall and 8-11 on the road, which trails the diviision leading New York Mets by 12.5 games. Brewers currently leads the National League Central with a record of 24-14 overall and 12-5 at home.

  • Time: 8:10 PM p.m. ET
  • Venue: American Family Field
  • Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Washington Nationals VS. Milwaukee Brewers – Current Form

The fifth-place Nationals have now lost back-to-back series against the Astros and Marlins. The Brewers have played excellent recently, highlighted by Milwaukee posting back-to-back series victories over Marlins and Braves squads, resulting in a solid 4-2 record across that window.

Washington Nationals VS. Milwaukee Brewers – Pitching Matchup

Washington: Erick Fedde (2-2, 4.235 ERA)

Washington’ right-hander Erick Fedde takes the mound for his seventh start of the season. Fedde looks to improve on a 2-2 record and 4.235 ERA in 34 innings, while striking out 32, walking 18 batters, and posting a 1.5 WHIP. Washington’s 29 year-old right-hander didn’t factor in the decision in his last start, which came at home against the Houston Astros on May 14, 2022. He threw four innings, allowing three runs on five hits with three walks and six strikeouts in a 13-6 Nationals loss. Fedde is 2-0 with a 1.588 ERA across this season’s three starts on the road, which includes nine walks, 13 strikeouts, and a 1.235 WHIP over 17 innings of action

Milwaukee: Eric Lauer (3-1, 2.596 ERA)

Milwaukee’ right-hander Eric Lauer takes the mound for his sixth start of the season. Lauer looks to improve on a 3-1 record and 2.596 ERA in 34.7 innings, while striking out 49, walking eight batters, and posting a 0.981 WHIP. Milwaukee’s 26 year-old left-hander lost his last start, which came on the road against the Miami Marlins May 14, 2022. He threw five innings, allowing four runs on six hits with walks and seven strikeouts in a 9-3 Brewers loss. Lauer owns a home record of 2-0 this season, in two starts at the American Family Field. In those away outings, he has posted a 1.385 ERA, a 0.923 WHIP, two walks, and 16 strikeouts in 13 innings of work.

Washington Nationals VS. Milwaukee Brewers – Series History

In the 2021 season the Brewers won the season series 5-1.

Cleveland Guardians vs Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers VS. Cleveland Guardians Betting Analysis

The Detroit Tigers and the Cleveland Guardians play the first of a three-game series on Friday, May 20, 2022 at the Progressive Field.

The Tigers are 13-25 overall and 5-12 on the road, which positions Detroit fifth in the American League Central standings and trails the division leading Minnesota Twins by nine games. The Guardians rank third in the American League Central with a record of 7-7, and 7-7 at home, which trails the first-place Twins by games.

  • Venue: Progressive Field
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
  • Time: 7:10 PM p.m. ET

Detroit Tigers VS. Cleveland Guardians – Current Form

The Tigers grabbed 3 of 3 games last Sunday against the Baltimore Orioles, but were tripped up by the Rays last Wednesday. Cleveland has suffered two straight series losses, falling to the Twins and Reds.

Detroit Tigers VS. Cleveland Guardians – Pitching Matchup

Detroit: Tarik Skubal (3-2, 2.496 ERA)

Detroit’ left-hander Tarik Skubal takes the mound for his seventh start of the season. Skubal looks to improve on a 3-2 record and 2.496 ERA in 39.7 innings, while striking out 45, walking eight batters, and posting a 1.084 WHIP. Detroit’s 25 year-old left-hander earned the win in his last start, which came at home against the Baltimore Orioles May 15, 2022. He threw six innings, allowing runs on three hits with two walks and 11 strikeouts in a 5-1 Tigers victory. Pitching on the road this season, Skubal is 1-1 with a 2.662 ERA, a 1.056 WHIP, five walks and 25 strikeouts over 23.7 innings in four starts.

Cleveland: Aaron Civale (1-3, 9.851 ERA)

Aaron Civale is on the hill for the Guardians in this contest as he makes his sixth start of the season hoping to build some positive momentum. He comes in 1-3 with a 9.851 ERA, a 1.743 WHIP, eight walks and 27 strikeouts over 24.7 innings of work this season. The 26-year old right-hander couldn’t lift the Guardians to win on the road over the Minnesota Twins on May 13, 2022. In his losing start, Civale tossed innings in the 12-8 defeat by the Minnesota Twins, while giving up six runs on seven hits with five strikeouts and two walks. Civale owns a 1-1 home record this season in two starts at the Progressive Field. In those away outings, he has posted a 6.517 ERA, a 1.138 WHIP, one walks, and 13 strikeouts in 9.7 innings of work.

Detroit Tigers VS. Cleveland Guardians – Series History

The Guardians owned the 2021 regular season series, producing a 12-7 mark.

Philadelphia Phillies vs Los Angeles Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers VS. Philadelphia Phillies Betting Analysis

The Phillies host the Dodgers in the first contest of a three-game set at Citizens Bank Park on Friday, May 20, 2022.

The Dodgers are placed in the National League West with a record of – overall and – on the road, which trails the diviision leading by games. The Phillies enter Friday’s matchup positioned in the National League East standings with records of – overall and – at home, which trails the division leading by games.

  • Time: 7:05 PM p.m. ET
  • Venue: Citizens Bank Park
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Los Angeles Dodgers VS. Philadelphia Phillies – Current Form

The Dodgers were tripped up by the Pittsburgh Pirates last Wednesday, but grabbed 1 of 3 games last Wednesday against the Diamondbacks. The Phillies won against the Mariners last Wednesday with 2-1, only to lose to Padres last Thursday.

Los Angeles Dodgers VS. Philadelphia Phillies – Pitching Matchup

Los Angeles: Julio Urías (2-3, 3 ERA)

Julio Urías takes the mound in the series opener as he makes his seventh start of the season for the Dodgers in this contest. He comes in 2-3 with a 3 ERA, a 1.139 WHIP, eight walks and 26 strikeouts over 36 innings of work on the year. Urías lost his most recent start against Philadelphia Phillies, as Los Angeles’s left-hander surrendered eight runs on eight hits, walks, and three strikeouts during the Dodgers’ 3-8 home loss on May 14, 2022. Pitching on the road this season, Urías is 1-2 with a 3.316 ERA, a 1.421 WHIP, seven walks and 14 strikeouts over 19 innings in four starts.

Philadelphia: Ranger Suárez (4-1, 3.716 ERA)

Philadelphia’ left-hander Ranger Suárez takes the mound for his seventh start of the season. Suárez looks to improve on a 4-1 record and 3.716 ERA in 36.3 innings, while striking out 28, walking 13 batters, and posting a 1.376 WHIP. Suárez grabbed the win in his last start, which came on the road against the Los Angeles Dodgers on May 14, 2022. He threw seven innings, allowing three runs on five hits with one walks and six strikeouts in an eventual 3-8 Phillies win. Suárez is 1-1 with a 4.909 ERA across 15 home starts this season, which includes seven walks, 11 strikeouts, and a 1.582 WHIP over 18.3 innings of action

Los Angeles Dodgers VS. Philadelphia Phillies – Series History

Los Angeles had a great 2021 season in this matchup, tallying a 4-2 mark. The Phillies have won 3 of 4 contests against the Dodgers this season.

Baltimore Orioles vs Tampa Bay Rays

Tampa Bay Rays VS. Baltimore Orioles Betting Analysis

The Rays visit the Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Friday, May 20, 2022 for the first of a three-game series.

Despite posting a 10-6 record away from Tropicana Field, Tampa Bay is in second place in the American League East with an overall record of 23-15, which trails the first placed New York Yankees by five games. Baltimore falls fifth in the American League East standings with a record of 10-10 overall and 10-10 at home, which puts them 13.5 games back for the division lead.

  • Time: 7:05 PM p.m. ET
  • Venue: Oriole Park at Camden Yards
  • Location: Baltimore, Maryland

Tampa Bay Rays VS. Baltimore Orioles – Current Form

The Rays have played excellent recently, highlighted by Tampa Bay posting back-to-back series victories over Blue Jays and Tigers squads, resulting in a solid 4-2 record across that window. Baltimore has suffered two straight series losses, falling to the Tigers and Yankees.

Tampa Bay Rays VS. Baltimore Orioles – Pitching Matchup

Tampa Bay: Jalen Beeks (1-0, 1.723 ERA)

Rays’ left-hander Jalen Beeks owns a 1-0 record and 1.723 ERA in his start of the season. Beeks also posted a 0.83 WHIP, while striking out 17 and walking four batters in 15.7 innings this season. Jalen Beeks hasn’t yet had any starts on the road this season.

Baltimore: Tyler Wells (1-3, 4.179 ERA)

Tyler Wells is on the hill for the Orioles in this contest as he makes his seventh start of the season hoping to build some positive momentum. He comes in 1-3 with a 4.179 ERA, a 1.25 WHIP, four walks and 19 strikeouts over 28 innings of work this season. Wells lost his most recent start against Detroit Tigers, as Baltimore’s left-hander surrendered three runs on eight hits, walks, and two strikeouts during the Orioles’ 5-1 road loss on May 15, 2022. Wells owns a 1-0 home record this season in three starts at the Oriole Park at Camden Yards. In those away outings, he has posted a 1.2 ERA, a 0.933 WHIP, two walks, and 10 strikeouts in 15 innings of work.

Tampa Bay Rays VS. Baltimore Orioles – Series History

The Rays notched a 18-1 mark in this series during the 2021 campaign. In 3 games this season, Tampa Bay has won 3 of the meetings.

Los Angeles Angels vs Oakland Athletics

Oakland Athletics VS. Los Angeles Angels Betting Analysis

Oakland and Angels meet up for the first of a three-game series on Friday, May 20, 2022 at Angel Stadium of Anaheim.

The Athletics are – overall and – on the road, which positions Oakland in the American League West standings and trails the division leading by games. Their divisional opponent Los Angeles is currently in place and games behind, as the Angels are – and – at home.

  • Location: Anaheim, California
  • Time: 9:38 PM p.m. ET
  • Venue: Angel Stadium of Anaheim

Oakland Athletics VS. Los Angeles Angels – Current Form

Oakland captured its series against Detroit Tigers, 3-0, but the Athletics fell to the Twins on Wednesday. The Angels grabbed 2 of 3 games last Wednesday against Tampa Bay Rays, but was tripped up by the Rangers last Wednesday.

Oakland Athletics VS. Los Angeles Angels – Pitching Matchup

Oakland: Paul Blackburn (4-0, 1.673 ERA)

Athletics’ right-hander Paul Blackburn owns a 4-0 record and 1.673 ERA in his seventh start of the season. Blackburn also posted a 0.903 WHIP, while striking out 29 and walking five batters in 37.7 innings this season. Blackburn didn’t factor in the decision in his last start, which came at home against the Los Angeles Angels on May 14, 2022. He threw innings, allowing one runs on five hits with two walks and three strikeouts in an eventual 4-3 Athletics defeat. Blackburn owns a 3-0 road record this season in four starts away from Oakland Coliseum. In those away outings, he has posted a 0.831 ERA, a 0.785 WHIP, two walks, and 17 strikeouts in 21.7 innings of work.

Los Angeles: Chase Silseth (1-0, 0 ERA)

Los Angeles ace Chase Silseth toes the rubber for his first start of the season as he looks to improve on a 1-0 mark and 0 ERA. The right-hander has put together a 0.5 WHIP to go along with four strikeouts and two walks in six innings of work. The 22-year old right-hander lifted the Angels to win on the road over the Oakland Athletics on May 13, 2022. Silseth tossed six innings in the 0-2 win by Oakland Athletics, while giving up runs on one hits with four strikeouts and two walks. This is the first home start of the season for Chase Silseth.

Oakland Athletics VS. Los Angeles Angels – Series History

Oakland had a very solid 2021 season in its head-to-head encounters, going 15-4 overall. In the current season, the Angels have taken the advantage away from the Athletics with 3 wins out of 4 games.

Colorado Rockies vs New York Mets

New York Mets VS. Colorado Rockies Betting Analysis

The Mets will visit Rockies at Coors Field for the first of a three-game set on Friday, May 20, 2022.

New York leads the National League East at 26-14, putting together a 13-6 record when playing away from Citi Field. Colorado is in fourth place in the National League West with a record of 13-9 overall and 13-9 at home, which trails Milwaukee by seven games for the division lead.

  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Time: 8:40 PM p.m. ET
  • Venue: Coors Field

New York Mets VS. Colorado Rockies – Current Form

New York fell to the Seattle Mariners with 2-1, but captured its series against the Cardinals on Thursday. Colorado underperformed when they lost back-to-back series to the Royals and Giants.

New York Mets VS. Colorado Rockies – Pitching Matchup

New York: Carlos Carrasco (3-1, 3.732 ERA)

Mets’ right-hander Carlos Carrasco owns a 3-1 record and 3.732 ERA in his seventh start of the season. Carrasco also posted a 1.122 WHIP, while striking out 35 and walking seven batters in 41 innings this season. New York’s 35 year-old right-hander didn’t factor in the decision in his last start, which came at home against the Seattle Mariners on May 15, 2022. He threw innings, allowing four runs on eight hits with one walks and two strikeouts in a 7-8 Mets loss. Carrasco is 1-1 with a 6.188 ERA across this season’s three starts on the road, which includes two walks, 13 strikeouts, and a 1.25 WHIP over 16 innings of action

Colorado: Germán Márquez (1-3, 6.158 ERA)

Germán Márquez takes the mound in the series opener as he makes his seventh start of the season for the Rockies in this contest. He comes in 1-3 with a 6.158 ERA, a 1.526 WHIP, 11 walks and 32 strikeouts over 38 innings of work on the year. Colorado’s 27 year-old right-hander earned the win in his last start, which came at home against the Kansas City Royals May 14, 2022. He threw six innings, allowing three runs on three hits with one walks and six strikeouts in a 10-4 Rockies victory. Márquez is 1-1 with a 6.035 ERA across 15 home starts this season, which includes six walks, 24 strikeouts, and a 1.412 WHIP over 28.3 innings of action

New York Mets VS. Colorado Rockies – Series History

The Mets notched a 5-2 mark in this series during the 2021 campaign.

Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers

Texas Rangers VS. Houston Astros Betting Analysis

The Rangers visit the Astros at Minute Maid Park on Friday, May 20, 2022 for the second of a four-game series.

Texas ranks third in the National League West with records of 17-20 overall and 7-8 on the road, which trails the division leading Houston Astros by seven games. The Astros currently pace the National League West with a record of 25-14, which has been aided by their sturdy 10-4 tally at home.

  • Venue: Minute Maid Park
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Time: 8:10 PM p.m. ET

Texas Rangers VS. Houston Astros – Current Form

Texas fell to the Boston Red Sox with 2-1, but captured its series against the Angels on Wednesday. The Astros grabbed 2 of 3 games last Sunday against Washington Nationals, but was tripped up by the Red Sox last Wednesday.

Texas Rangers VS. Houston Astros – Pitching Matchup

Texas: Martin Pérez (2-2, 2.008 ERA)

Martin Pérez is on the hill for the Rangers in this contest as he makes his seventh start of the season hoping to build some positive momentum. He comes in 2-2 with a 2.008 ERA, a 1.017 WHIP, 11 walks and 33 strikeouts over 40.3 innings of work this season. Texas’s 31 year-old left-hander earned the win in his last start, which came at home against the Boston Red Sox May 15, 2022. He threw six innings, allowing one runs on five hits with two walks and seven strikeouts in a 7-1 Rangers victory. In his two starts on the road this season, Pérez is 0-0 with a 0 ERA, a 0.846 WHIP, five walks and nine strikeouts over 13 innings of work.

Houston: Cristian Javier (2-1, 3.197 ERA)

Houston’ left-hander Cristian Javier takes the mound for his third start of the season. Javier looks to improve on a 2-1 record and 3.197 ERA in 25.3 innings, while striking out 30, walking nine batters, and posting a 1.105 WHIP. Javier lost his most recent start against Washington Nationals, as Houston’s left-hander surrendered seven runs on eight hits, three walks, and five strikeouts during the Astros’ 13-6 road loss on May 14, 2022. Pitching at home this season, Javier is 1-0 with a 0 ERA, a 0.75 WHIP, four walks and 13 strikeouts over 12 innings in one starts.

Texas Rangers VS. Houston Astros – Series History

Texas got the best of these 2021 encounters, producing a 14-5 mark in the regular season. This season, Houston has picked up 4 wins in 5 meetings.

Kansas City Royals vs Minnesota Twins

Minnesota Twins VS. Kansas City Royals Betting Analysis

The Royals host the Twins in the first contest of a three-game set at Kauffman Stadium on Friday, May 20, 2022.

Minnesota leads the American League Central with a record of 22-16, despite yielding a 9-8 record on the road so far this season. Kansas City falls fourth in the American League Central standings with a record of 8-12 overall and 8-12 at home, which puts them games back for the division lead.

  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Time: 8:10 PM p.m. ET
  • Venue: Kauffman Stadium

Minnesota Twins VS. Kansas City Royals – Current Form

The Twins have played excellent recently, highlighted by Minnesota posting back-to-back series victories over Guardians and Athletics squads, resulting in a solid 4-2 record across that window. The Royals won against the Rockies last Sunday with 2-1 and then split the series with White Sox last Thursday.

Minnesota Twins VS. Kansas City Royals – Pitching Matchup

Minnesota: Devin Smeltzer (0-0, 1.8 ERA)

Devin Smeltzer takes the mound in the series opener as he makes his first start of the season for the Twins in this contest. He comes in 0-0 with a 1.8 ERA, a 1 WHIP, two walks and two strikeouts over five innings of work on the year. In Devin Smeltzer’s last start, the Twinswere no match for the Cleveland Guardians, losing 2-3 on May 14, 2022. The 26-year old earned no decision in this game, having tossed five innings and yielded one runs on three hits, while striking out two and issuing two walks. loss Devin Smeltzer hasn’t yet had any starts on the road this season.

Kansas City: Daniel Lynch (2-2, 3.3 ERA)

Daniel Lynch is on the hill for the Royals in this contest as he makes his sixth start of the season hoping to build some positive momentum. He comes in 2-2 with a 3.3 ERA, a 1.3 WHIP, 13 walks and 29 strikeouts over 30 innings of work this season. Kansas City’s 25 year-old left-hander didn’t factor in the decision in his last start, which came on the road against the Colorado Rockies May 15, 2022. He threw innings, allowing runs on three hits with four walks and four strikeouts in a 7-8 Royals loss. Lynch owns a home record of 1-0 this season, in two starts at the Kauffman Stadium. In those away outings, he has posted a 2.7 ERA, a 1 WHIP, two walks, and six strikeouts in 10 innings of work.

Minnesota Twins VS. Kansas City Royals – Series History

Kansas City had a great 2021 season in this matchup, tallying a 10-9 mark. In the current season, the Royals are still up with 2 wins out of 3 games.

Toronto Blue Jays vs Cincinnati Reds

Cincinnati Reds VS. Toronto Blue Jays Betting Analysis

The Reds visit the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre on Saturday, May 21, 2022 for the second of a three-game series.

Cincinnati is sitting in the place of the American League Central standings at -, while owning a – record away from Great American Ball Park. The Reds are also games behind the for the first place in the division. Toronto is in place in the American League East with a record of – overall and – at home, which trails Milwaukee by games for the division lead.

  • Time: 3:07 PM p.m. ET
  • Venue: Rogers Centre
  • Location: Toronto,

Cincinnati Reds VS. Toronto Blue Jays – Current Form

The Reds went 2-2 against the Pirates last Sunday, but then went 2-2 to the Guardians in their next game on Thursday. Toronto fell to the Tampa Bay Rays with 2-1, but captured its series against the Mariners on Wednesday.

Cincinnati Reds VS. Toronto Blue Jays – Pitching Matchup

Cincinnati: Hunter Greene (1-6, 6.21 ERA)

Hunter Greene will make his seventh start of the season for Cincinnati, who’s hoping to find some traction after posting a 1-6 record and 6.21 ERA thus far, while tallying a 1.56 WHIP, 20 walks, and 44 strikeouts across 33.3 innings of action. The Reds were no match for the Pittsburgh Pirates, losing 1-0 on May 15, 2022 behind Greene’s losing start with innings of work. The 22-year old yielded one runs on hits, while striking out nine and issuing five walks. Greene owns a 1-4 road record this season in five starts away from Great American Ball Park. In those away outings, he has posted a 6.568 ERA, a 1.459 WHIP, 12 walks, and 35 strikeouts in 24.7 innings of work.

Toronto: Alek Manoah (4-1, 1.714 ERA)

Toronto’ right-hander Alek Manoah takes the mound for his seventh start of the season. Manoah looks to improve on a 4-1 record and 1.714 ERA in 42 innings, while striking out 39, walking nine batters, and posting a 0.881 WHIP. The 24-year old right-hander couldn’t lift the Blue Jays to win on the road over the Tampa Bay Rays on May 15, 2022. In his losing start, Manoah tossed six innings in the 3-0 defeat by the Tampa Bay Rays, while giving up three runs on five hits with four strikeouts and walks. Manoah owns a home record of 2-0 this season, in three starts at the Rogers Centre. In those away outings, he has posted a 1.421 ERA, a 0.737 WHIP, four walks, and 20 strikeouts in 19 innings of work.

Cincinnati Reds VS. Toronto Blue Jays – Series History

Cincinnati had a very solid 2017 season in its head-to-head encounters, going 3-0 overall.

San Francisco Giants vs San Diego Padres

San Diego Padres VS. San Francisco Giants Betting Analysis

The San Diego Padres and Giants Giants will square off at Oracle Park for the second of a three-game set on Saturday, May 21, 2022.

San Diego remains games behind Los Angeles Dodgers and is in second place in the National League West with a 24-14 record, despite going 14-7 away from PETCO Park. The Giants are in third place in the National League West with a record of 11-7 overall and 11-7 at home, which positions San Francisco three games back for the division lead.

  • Location: San Francisco, California
  • Time: 4:05 PM p.m. ET
  • Venue: Oracle Park

San Diego Padres VS. San Francisco Giants – Current Form

San Diego continues to thrive, winning 4 out of their last 6 games against Braves and Phillies. The Giants lost against the Cardinals last Sunday with 2-1, but climbed back up by winning against Rockies last Wednesday.

San Diego Padres VS. San Francisco Giants – Pitching Matchup

San Diego: Joe Musgrove (4-0, 2.2 ERA)

Joe Musgrove is on the hill for the Padres in this contest as he makes his seventh start of the season hoping to build some positive momentum. He comes in 4-0 with a 2.2 ERA, a 0.933 WHIP, six walks and 47 strikeouts over 45 innings of work this season. San Diego’s 29 year-old right-hander didn’t factor in the decision in his last start, which came on the road against the Atlanta Braves on May 15, 2022. He threw six innings, allowing three runs on four hits with three walks and six strikeouts in a 3-7 Padres loss. Musgrove owns a 2-0 road record this season in four starts away from PETCO Park. In those away outings, he has posted a 2.52 ERA, a 1.08 WHIP, four walks, and 26 strikeouts in 25 innings of work.

San Francisco: Carlos Rodón (4-2, 3.491 ERA)

Carlos Rodón takes the mound in the series opener as he makes his seventh start of the season for the Giants in this contest. He comes in 4-2 with a 3.491 ERA, a 1.112 WHIP, 13 walks and 56 strikeouts over 38.7 innings of work on the year. San Francisco’s 29 year-old left-hander lost his last start, which came on the road against the St. Louis Cardinals May 15, 2022. He threw innings, allowing eight runs on 10 hits with one walks and three strikeouts in a 15-6 Giants loss. Rodón owns a 2-0 home record this season in three starts at the Oracle Park. In those away outings, he has posted a 2.118 ERA, a 1.059 WHIP, six walks, and 33 strikeouts in 17 innings of work.

San Diego Padres VS. San Francisco Giants – Series History

During the 2021 campaign, San Francisco captured the regular season series 11-8. So far in 2021, the Giants have captured 2 of the 3 head-to-head battles between the pair.