Washington Nationals vs. Chicago Cubs, at Nationals Park, August 17, 2022 Matchups, Preview

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Chicago Cubs

Team Summary
Team Page 2022 Chicago Cubs
Record 47-66
Manager David Ross
Game # 116
On This Date 73-57
Standing 3rd (15.5 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 6-4
Last 20 11-9
Last 30 13-17
Home 24-34
Away 23-32
Extra Innings 4-11
vs. RHP 35-46
vs. LHP 12-20
1-Run Games 14-21
vs. East 11-8
vs. Central 24-25
vs. West 8-21
Inter-League 4-12

CHC Last 10 Games

Drew Smyly (#11, 33, LHP, 5-6, 3.69)

Washington Nationals

Team Summary
Team Page 2022 Washington Nationals
Record 38-78
Manager Dave Martinez
Game # 119
On This Date 23-26
Standing 5th (37.5 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 2-8
Last 20 7-13
Last 30 8-22
Home 18-42
Away 20-36
Extra Innings 1-6
vs. RHP 27-51
vs. LHP 11-27
1-Run Games 12-16
vs. East 9-42
vs. Central 11-12
vs. West 13-16
Inter-League 5-8

WSN Last 10 Games

Cory Abbott (#77, 26, RHP, 0-2, 5.94)

Season Series

All times ET
DateWinnerLoser
Mon, Aug 08, 2022@CHC6 WSN3
Tue, Aug 09, 2022 WSN6@CHC5
Wed, Aug 10, 2022@CHC4 WSN2
DateAwayHomeTime
Mon, Aug 15, 2022CHC@WSN7:05pm
Tue, Aug 16, 2022CHC@WSN7:05pm
Wed, Aug 17, 2022CHC@WSN1:05pm

Last 10 games head-to-head

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Cubs Batters (4.16 RS/G) vs. Nationals Pitchers (5.59 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Cubs Batters (4.16 RS/G) vs. Nationals Pitchers (5.59 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 77. Abbott 64. Arano 33. Cishek 39. Clippard 58. Edwards 67. Finnegan 73. Harvey 47. McGee* 61. Ramirez
Entries are PA/OPSLinks G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB
40. Contreras G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 2/.000 1/.000 3/.000 1/.000 1/2.000 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000
7. Gomes G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 5/.200 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 4/1.250 9/1.333
8. Happ# G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 2/2.000 ··· 1/ 2/1.000 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 1/2.000
48. Higgins G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 1/ ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ···
2. Hoerner G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 1/.000 2/1.000 ··· ··· 1/.000
1. Madrigal G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 3/.666 3/.666 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· ···
6. McKinstry* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 1/2.000
5. Morel G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 1/2.000
66. Ortega* G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 1/ ··· ··· ··· 1/ ··· 1/2.000
32. Reyes G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/2.000 4/.500 1/3.000 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 4/.500
27. Suzuki G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/ ··· ··· 1/2.000 1/2.000 1/ ··· ···
4. Velázquez G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/ ··· ··· ··· ···
16. Wisdom G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 3/1.000 1/.000

CHC Batters

CHC Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
40. Contreras G ·  S ·  vP 419 .253 .365 .466 .831 313 .788 106 .958 .797 80 .877 4 2 17 4
7. Gomes G ·  S ·  vP 200 .230 .260 .361 .621 132 .640 68 .584 .683 31 1.086 0 0 6 7
8. Happ# G ·  S ·  vP 454 .279 .357 .439 .796 353 .774 101 .870 .698 86 .747 6 3 10 2
48. Higgins G ·  S ·  vP 113 .280 .357 .510 .867 68 1.013 45 .655 .656 20 .956 0 0 5 3
2. Hoerner G ·  S ·  vP 374 .302 .348 .425 .773 274 .782 100 .747 .702 83 .794 12 1 7 9
1. Madrigal G ·  S ·  vP 144 .252 .310 .282 .592 89 .660 55 .486 .649 29 .935 2 0 0 0
6. McKinstry* G ·  S ·  vP 45 .167 .222 .286 .508 43 .533 2 .000 .321 37 .479 0 0 1 0
5. Morel G ·  S ·  vP 297 .260 .331 .464 .795 212 .867 85 .612 .711 56 .715 9 6 11 6
66. Ortega* G ·  S ·  vP 316 .230 .318 .341 .659 297 .666 19 .551 .680 59 .518 9 7 5 1
32. Reyes G ·  S ·  vP 297 .221 .259 .364 .624 228 .678 69 .445 .514 54 .655 2 0 10 0
27. Suzuki G ·  S ·  vP 299 .241 .314 .410 .724 215 .716 84 .746 .729 88 .533 6 3 9 3
4. Velázquez G ·  S ·  vP 113 .245 .319 .471 .789 67 .669 46 .973 .910 46 1.028 2 1 6 1
16. Wisdom G ·  S ·  vP 438 .223 .318 .446 .764 320 .721 118 .884 .828 79 .800 7 4 21 12
TOTAL .245 .319 .394 .713 .716 .705 .695 .733 73 27 114 70

WSN Pitchers

WSN Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
77. Abbott G ·  S ·  vP ··X····X····X· 16.2 5.94 8.6 79 .227 .885 31 .661 48 1.037 .574 68 .910 5 1 0
64. Arano G ·  S ·  vP o·X·o··X·X··oo 34.1 5.24 8.4 155 .284 .763 92 .627 63 .948 .715 60 .922 5 3 2
33. Cishek G ·  S ·  vP ·X··o·o·o··o·X 49.0 3.86 10.8 215 .218 .661 137 .593 78 .784 .612 40 .708 6 3 2
39. Clippard G ·  S ·  vP X·X··········· 4.0 9.00 6.8 23 .333 1.089 12 1.583 11 .364 1.089 16 1.534 1 0 0
46. Corbin* G ·  S ·  vP ········X····X 110.1 7.02 8.3 533 .331 .920 411 .922 122 .915 .848 65 1.299 21 11 4
58. Edwards G ·  S ·  vP ·o··oX··X···o· 41.2 3.24 8.6 174 .203 .607 89 .600 85 .613 .688 37 .870 5 1 1
30. Espino G ·  S ·  vP X····X····X··· 81.1 4.20 6.8 345 .277 .781 188 .853 157 .696 .807 103 .891 16 1 2
67. Finnegan G ·  S ·  vP ·X···o··o···o· 45.2 3.55 9.1 184 .234 .695 103 .789 81 .569 .601 32 .491 7 4 0
40. Gray G ·  S ·  vP ····X····X···· 112.1 4.81 10.2 482 .235 .801 266 .717 216 .908 .919 90 .975 29 7 4
73. Harvey G ·  S ·  vP ·Xo···X·X··X·o 16.2 3.24 9.7 64 .193 .515 32 .583 32 .441 .413 43 .548 0 3 0
47. McGee* G ·  S ·  vP o·o·····X··Xo· 29.0 6.52 5.3 127 .286 .810 84 .884 43 .669 .845 31 .725 4 1 0
61. Ramirez G ·  S ·  vP ··o··X·X·X··oo 58.2 3.53 5.8 244 .280 .752 151 .770 93 .724 .693 53 .549 9 1 0
27. Sanchez G ·  S ·  vP ·X····X····X·· 30.0 7.20 6.6 135 .286 .934 67 1.159 68 .725 .913 116 .939 10 4 0
TOTAL 5.30 7.9 .272 .802 .775 .883 177 69 23

Nationals Batters (3.78 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers (4.80 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Nationals Batters (3.78 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers (4.80 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 11. Smyly* 74. Castro 51. Espinoza 47. Hughes* 62. Leiter 15. Newcomb* 59. Rucker 46. Uelmen 50. Wick
Entries are PA/OPSLinks G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB G  ·   S  ·   vB
38. Barrera G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ···
62. Call G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ···
23. Cruz G  ·   S  ·   vP 23/.822 1/.000 ··· 1/2.000 3/.666 1/5.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000
7. Franco G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/.000 1/2.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 7/.619 1/.000 ··· 2/.000
2. Garcia* G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/2.500 ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ···
1. Hernandez# G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 14/1.167 4/.000 1/.000 2/.000
29. Hernández* G  ·   S  ·   vP 4/1.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/3.000 1/2.000 ···
45. Meneses G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 2/5.000 1/5.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ···
16. Robles G  ·   S  ·   vP 11/.586 1/3.000 ··· ··· ··· 9/.347 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000
20. Ruiz# G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/ 1/.000
28. Thomas G  ·   S  ·   vP 3/1.334 1/2.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.500 1/.000 1/2.000
14. Vargas# G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/1.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000
34. Voit G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· ··· 3/1.000

WSN Batters

WSN Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
38. Barrera G ·  S ·  vP 31 .172 .226 .207 .433 8 1.071 23 .221 .516 18 .572 0 0 0 0
62. Call G ·  S ·  vP 20 .125 .300 .125 .425 10 .200 10 .650 .091 13 .585 0 0 0 0
23. Cruz G ·  S ·  vP 417 .236 .320 .342 .663 285 .636 132 .723 .685 66 .544 4 0 8
7. Franco G ·  S ·  vP 387 .230 .256 .343 .599 270 .596 117 .605 .538 48 .396 1 0 9 11
2. Garcia* G ·  S ·  vP 237 .289 .301 .417 .718 178 .779 59 .534 .827 69 .725 1 4 4 13
1. Hernandez# G ·  S ·  vP 493 .243 .306 .308 .614 344 .585 149 .681 .644 89 .651 7 2 0 3
29. Hernández* G ·  S ·  vP 317 .268 .312 .414 .726 263 .748 54 .623 .671 64 .778 2 1 9 1
45. Meneses G ·  S ·  vP 38 .400 .447 .829 1.276 26 1.105 12 1.683 1.031 38 1.276 0 0 5 0
16. Robles G ·  S ·  vP 304 .231 .287 .315 .602 205 .515 99 .785 .643 73 .585 13 1 4 6
20. Ruiz# G ·  S ·  vP 361 .245 .303 .353 .656 279 .681 82 .570 .655 68 .670 5 1 6 7
28. Thomas G ·  S ·  vP 349 .231 .284 .381 .665 218 .637 131 .712 .466 62 .726 3 3 10 2
14. Vargas# G ·  S ·  vP 59 .259 .305 .370 .675 44 .626 15 .800 .810 33 .751 0 0 1 2
34. Voit G ·  S ·  vP 385 .228 .319 .416 .736 267 .817 118 .542 .669 83 .790 1 1 15 5
TOTAL .248 .315 .375 .689 .692 .682 .679 .679 48 19 95 75

CHC Pitchers

CHC Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
11. Smyly* G ·  S ·  vP ···X····X····· 70.2 3.69 7.8 303 .262 .757 222 .791 81 .659 .767 90 .634 11 6 0
74. Castro G ·  S ·  vP X······o··X··· 5.2 12.71 7.9 29 .360 1.008 21 .907 8 1.292 1.082 18 .889 1 1 0
51. Espinoza G ·  S ·  vP X······X····X· 15.1 4.11 8.8 68 .189 .745 44 .576 24 1.048 .827 26 .794 3 1 0
47. Hughes* G ·  S ·  vP ·X·Xo·X··XX··· 35.2 3.03 11.6 148 .188 .620 80 .636 68 .604 .331 43 .422 5 0 0
62. Leiter G ·  S ·  vP ·····X··X·X··· 47.2 4.72 9.3 201 .216 .713 97 .855 104 .587 .844 36 .450 9 3 1
15. Newcomb* G ·  S ·  vP ·X·····X··X··· 15.1 8.22 9.4 76 .328 .945 50 .987 26 .852 1.120 26 .781 3 3 0
59. Rucker G ·  S ·  vP X··Xo·X··XX·o· 32.1 4.73 8.1 141 .268 .712 81 .663 60 .778 .793 37 .658 3 0 0
41. Sampson G ·  S ·  vP ·X·····X······ 53.1 3.88 7.1 225 .257 .697 109 .757 116 .642 .686 90 .767 5 3 1
35. Steele* G ·  S ·  vP ····X····X···· 101.2 3.63 9.4 447 .252 .677 341 .694 106 .624 .738 87 .705 7 5 1
Stroman G ·  S ·  vP ·····X····X··· 79.1 4.20 8.4 324 .239 .697 142 .656 182 .728 .576 94 .741 12 6 2
71. Thompson G ·  S ·  vP X·····X·····X· 100.2 3.67 7.9 424 .248 .733 225 .752 199 .710 .902 83 .845 12 1 3
46. Uelmen G ·  S ·  vP ·X···X···oX··· 9.2 2.79 7.4 41 .176 .611 23 .471 18 .771 .598 41 .611 1 0 0
50. Wick G ·  S ·  vP ···Xo·X··X···· 48.0 3.94 9.4 218 .301 .797 110 .724 108 .872 .714 27 .382 4 3 1
TOTAL 4.30 8.8 .250 .743 .776 .702 145 53 19

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