The San Diego Padres (22-27) will conclude a 3-game series against the Washington Nationals (21-28) on Thursday at Nationals Park. First pitch is scheduled for 4:05 p.m. ET. Let’s analyze BetMGM Sportsbook’s lines around the Padres vs. Nationals odds and make our expert MLB picks and predictions for the best bets.
Season series: Tied 1-1
The Padres lost 5-3 to the Nationals on Wednesday, snapping a 2-game winning streak. San Diego is 3-7 in its last 10 contests and is currently in 4th place in the NL West.
In Wednesday’s 2-run victory over the Padres, the Nationals got hits from 7 of their 9 players in the lineup. Despite winning 3 of its last 4 games, Washington is still in last place in the NL East.