Friday's game at Nationals Park has the Atlanta Braves (98-55) taking on the Washington Nationals (68-86) at 7:05 PM ET (on September 22). Our computer prediction projects a narrow 6-5 victory for the Braves, so it should be a tight matchup.

The Braves will give the ball to Charlie Morton (14-12, 3.66 ERA), who is eyeing win No. 15 on the season, and the Nationals will counter with Patrick Corbin (10-13, 5.05 ERA).

Braves vs. Nationals Game Info & Odds

  • When: Friday, September 22, 2023 at 7:05 PM ET
  • Where: Nationals Park in Washington D.C.
  • How to Watch on TV: MASN
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo!

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Braves vs. Nationals Score Prediction

Our prediction for this contest is Braves 6, Nationals 5.

Total Prediction for Braves vs. Nationals

  • Total Prediction: Over 9 runs

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Braves Performance Insights

  • The Braves have played as the favorite in nine of their past 10 games and have won four of those contests.
  • In its last 10 games with a total, Atlanta and its opponents are 8-2-0 when it comes to hitting the over.
  • The Braves covered in its most recent game with a spread.
  • This season, the Braves have been favored 138 times and won 90, or 65.2%, of those games.
  • This season Atlanta has won 25 of its 32 games, or 78.1%, when favored by at least -250 on the moneyline.
  • The bookmakers' moneyline implies a 71.4% chance of a victory for the Braves.
  • No team has scored more than the 890 runs Atlanta has this season.
  • The Braves have the 12th-ranked team ERA among all MLB pitching staffs (4.12).

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Braves Schedule

Date Opponent Score Pitching Matchup
September 17 @ Marlins L 16-2 Charlie Morton vs Jesús Luzardo
September 18 Phillies L 7-1 Kyle Wright vs Zack Wheeler
September 19 Phillies W 9-3 Spencer Strider vs Cristopher Sanchez
September 20 Phillies L 6-5 Bryce Elder vs Aaron Nola
September 21 @ Nationals W 10-3 Max Fried vs Jake Irvin
September 22 @ Nationals - Charlie Morton vs Patrick Corbin
September 23 @ Nationals - Kyle Wright vs Joan Adon
September 24 @ Nationals - Spencer Strider vs Joan Adon
September 26 Cubs - Bryce Elder vs Justin Steele
September 27 Cubs - Max Fried vs Kyle Hendricks
September 28 Cubs - Charlie Morton vs Jameson Taillon