When you sign-up through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more >
Where: Nationals Park, Washington D.C.
When: Saturday, May 18th at 7:15 PM EST
How (TV/Radio): Cubs TV/Radio: WGN-TV/NBC Sports Chicago, WSCR 670 AM. Nationals TV/Radio: MASN, WJFK/106.7 FM.
The Cubs are off to a strong start with 25 wins over their first 39 games.
On the road, the Cubs pitching staff has struggled to post a 4.60 ERA with opposing hitters batting .246 away from Wrigley.
The Cubs are 4-1 to win the NL title and 10-1 to win the 2019 World Series.
The Nationals have not performed well in 2019 with a record of 16-25 through their first 41 games.
Washingtons pitching staff has been dreadful this season with a 4.81 ERA.
The Nationals have 20-1 odds to win the NL and dropped to 40-1 to take the World Series.
The Cubs crafty left-hander has pitched very well in 2019 with a 1.16 ERA and 1.11 WHIP.
In his last start, the 35-year old lefty held the Brewers scoreless over 6.2 innings.
Strasburg has yet to truly capture his elite pitching form but has lowered his ERA by almost two runs in his last six starts.
Strasburg threw 97 pitches in his last start against the Dodgers, allowing two runs over six innings with seven strikeouts.
With a quarter of the season complete, the Cubs are 10-8 on the road through their first 18 games.
Chicago has scored only 92 runs over 21 home contests. On the road, through 18 games, they have 117 runs.
The Nationals offense has missed Bryce Harper as theyve struggled to score runs on the road this season.
Washington is 7-12 away from Nationals Park, scoring just 73 runs over 19 games.
© Rebel Penguin ApS 2024 (a subsidiary of Gaming Innovation Group Inc.)
We support responsible gambling. 21+ Only. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-Gambler.
WSN.com is run by iGaming Cloud Inc (a Gaming Innovation Group Subsidiary) and is registered with the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) under affiliate vendor ID 89744, with the Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC) under certificate of registration number SWR-000148, approved by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board as a gaming service provider, under certificate registration number 117656-1, possesses a Vendor Minor sports betting license from the Colorado Limited Gaming Control Commission (account number 94414163), granted a vendor registration number VR007603-20-001 by the Michigan Gaming Control Board, an interim Sports Wagering Supplier license, under license number SWS 066, issued by the West Virginia Lottery Commission, a sports betting vendor registration, under registration number #100400, issued by the Director of Gaming Licensing and Investigations of the Virginia Lottery to operate in the State of Virginia, and a Vendor Registration issued by the Sports Wagering Committee of the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation.
Advertising disclosure: WSN contains links to online retailers on its website. When people click on our affiliate links and make purchases, WSN earns a commission from our partners, including ESPN and various sportsbooks.