Washington Nationals vs. Chicago Cubs, at Nationals Park, May 18, 2019 Matchups, Preview

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Date
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Start Time
7:15et (local)
Venue
Nationals Park
Series
Game #2 of a 3-game series
Average Temp
74° (based on last ten years)
All Stats Thru
Friday, 17 May 2019

Chicago Cubs

Team Summary
Team Page 2019 Chicago Cubs
Record 26-16
Manager Joe Maddon
Game # 43
On This Date 69-44
Standing 1st (0.0 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 7-3
Last 20 14-6
Last 30 22-8
Home 15-6
Away 11-10
Extra Innings 3-1
vs. RHP 21-12
vs. LHP 5-4
1-Run Games 7-5
vs. East 7-4
vs. Central 9-6
vs. West 6-3
Inter-League 4-3

CHC Last 10 Games

Jon Lester (#34, 35, LHP, 3-1, 1.16)

Washington Nationals

Team Summary
Team Page 2019 Washington Nationals
Record 18-26
Manager Dave Martinez
Game # 45
On This Date 21-21
Standing 4th (7.0 GB)
Links Schedule / Lineups / Orders
Splits Bat / Pitch
Gamelogs Bat / Pitch
Split Records
Last 10 4-6
Last 20 7-13
Last 30 11-19
Home 9-13
Away 9-13
Extra Innings 2-2
vs. RHP 15-19
vs. LHP 3-7
1-Run Games 6-6
vs. East 10-10
vs. Central 2-9
vs. West 6-7
Inter-League 0-0

WSN Last 10 Games

Stephen Strasburg (#37, 30, RHP, 3-3, 3.63)

Season Series

All times ET
DateWinnerLoser
Fri, May 17, 2019CHC14@WSN6
DateAwayHomeTime
Sat, May 18, 2019CHC@WSN7:15pm
Sun, May 19, 2019CHC@WSN7:05pm
Fri, Aug 23, 2019WSN@CHC2:20pm
Sat, Aug 24, 2019WSN@CHC2:20pm
Sun, Aug 25, 2019WSN@CHC2:20pm

Last 10 games head-to-head

Cubs Batters (5.48 RS/G) vs. Nationals Pitchers (5.18 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Cubs Batters (5.48 RS/G) vs. Nationals Pitchers (5.18 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 37. Strasburg 20. Barraclough 63. Doolittle* 23. Fedde 33. Grace* 26. Jennings* 61. McGowin 60. Miller 41. Ross 51. Suero
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 G  ·   S  ·   vB
5. Almora G  ·   S  ·   vP 9/.666 3/.666 2/.000 ··· ··· 3/.333 ··· 1/2.000 3/.000 3/.000
9. Baez G  ·   S  ·   vP 9/.222 4/.250 2/1.000 3/2.000 2/2.000 1/ ··· 1/ 5/.900 1/.000
13. Bote G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 1/
17. Bryant G  ·   S  ·   vP 9/1.056 4/2.750 2/1.500 3/1.167 3/3.500 2/2.000 ··· 3/2.334 9/.777 1/3.000
7. Caratini# G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· 3/2.000 1/
40. Contreras G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/.834 4/.000 ··· 3/3.334 3/3.334 4/1.750 ··· 1/.000 4/1.000 ···
3. Descalso* G  ·   S  ·   vP 15/.666 2/.500 2/.500 ··· 2/.500 6/1.417 ··· ··· ··· ···
22. Heyward* G  ·   S  ·   vP 41/1.058 2/.000 1/2.000 3/1.667 3/.000 17/1.000 ··· ··· 4/.250 1/.000
44. Rizzo* G  ·   S  ·   vP 16/.646 4/1.167 2/.000 3/.000 5/1.550 11/.830 ··· 2/.000 12/1.136 1/
27. Russell G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/.334 4/.250 1/.000 ··· 2/1.500 2/1.000 ··· 2/1.000 10/.100 1/2.000
12. Schwarber* G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/ 2/2.500 ··· 3/2.667 1/ 3/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000
2. Zagunis G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/.000 2/.500 ··· ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· 1/ ···

CHC Batters

CHC Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
5. Almora G ·  S ·  vP 130 .254 .289 .393 .683 88 .753 42 .538 .682 77 .796 2 0 4 0
9. Baez G ·  S ·  vP 192 .330 .370 .615 .984 160 .867 32 1.607 1.046 106 1.071 2 2 11 5
13. Bote G ·  S ·  vP 125 .239 .328 .385 .713 96 .749 29 .596 .748 79 .652 0 0 3 6
17. Bryant G ·  S ·  vP 190 .277 .405 .581 .986 151 .986 39 .984 .867 107 1.199 1 0 11 4
7. Caratini# G ·  S ·  vP 21 .471 .571 .824 1.395 18 1.341 3 1.667 1.357 4 .250 0 0 1 1
40. Contreras G ·  S ·  vP 154 .320 .422 .633 1.055 117 1.111 37 .883 1.254 87 .926 1 2 11 5
3. Descalso* G ·  S ·  vP 115 .225 .298 .333 .632 99 .661 16 .431 .806 58 .426 1 1 2 1
22. Heyward* G ·  S ·  vP 166 .234 .337 .404 .742 128 .752 38 .706 .747 95 .524 4 0 6 4
44. Rizzo* G ·  S ·  vP 175 .250 .377 .521 .898 133 .977 42 .636 .838 89 1.076 1 1 10 2
27. Russell G ·  S ·  vP 18 .267 .353 .533 .886 14 .808 4 1.167 1.286 18 .886 0 0 1 0
12. Schwarber* G ·  S ·  vP 148 .220 .345 .398 .743 121 .705 27 .921 .896 80 .855 0 2 6 3
2. Zagunis G ·  S ·  vP 36 .250 .333 .344 .677 16 .598 20 .739 .868 15 .424 0 0 0 1
TOTAL .257 .347 .455 .802 .806 .787 .856 .810 12 8 67 34

WSN Pitchers

WSN Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Rd OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
37. Strasburg G ·  S ·  vP ·····X····X··· 57.0 3.63 11.8 230 .211 .613 127 .620 103 .604 .697 132 .481 6 3 0
20. Barraclough G ·  S ·  vP Xo···X··Xo···o 16.2 4.86 10.8 78 .290 .879 53 .741 25 1.173 .961 49 .969 4 0 2
46. Corbin* G ·  S ·  vP ··X·····X····X 58.2 2.91 10.6 236 .202 .598 166 .621 70 .543 .546 134 .578 6 5 2
63. Doolittle* G ·  S ·  vP ·Xo···o·o····X 20.0 1.80 10.8 85 .244 .631 53 .767 32 .400 .807 43 .604 1 0 0
23. Fedde G ·  S ·  vP ·X·X···X·X···· 10.2 3.38 5.9 41 .189 .593 21 .296 20 .906 .559 41 .593 1 1 0
33. Grace* G ·  S ·  vP X··o···X·X··X· 20.0 8.55 7.7 98 .341 .994 57 1.205 41 .701 1.113 57 1.096 5 0 0
58. Hellickson G ·  S ·  vP ···X·····X···· 36.0 6.00 7.2 167 .289 .865 92 .736 75 1.019 .896 109 .976 8 6 0
26. Jennings* G ·  S ·  vP Xo···o····XX·· 4.2 13.50 17.4 32 .333 .958 14 1.299 18 .675 .567 32 .958 1 0 0
61. McGowin G ·  S ·  vP ·············· .0 .00 .0
60. Miller G ·  S ·  vP Xo···o·X··o·X· 15.2 4.02 6.3 65 .276 .878 44 .898 21 .836 .712 37 .618 5 0 3
41. Ross G ·  S ·  vP o··X···o··X··X 10.2 9.28 6.8 54 .326 .991 40 .797 14 1.768 1.193 36 1.167 2 0 0
31. Scherzer G ·  S ·  vP X·····X····X·· 65.1 3.72 12.0 271 .254 .708 152 .632 119 .809 .653 136 .667 6 2 0
51. Suero G ·  S ·  vP ·X····o··X·X·· 17.0 5.82 11.1 71 .213 .656 38 .612 33 .703 .729 38 .770 1 2 1
TOTAL 4.96 10.0 .256 .757 .756 .747 54 24 8

Nationals Batters (4.45 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers (4.02 RA/G)

  • OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
Nationals Batters (4.45 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers (4.02 RA/G) Table
Batters\Pitchers 34. Lester* 29. Brach 45. Cedeno* 32. Chatwood 41. Cishek 6. Edwards 20. Kintzler 38. Montgomery* 56. Ryan*
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
9. Dozier G  ·   S  ·   vP 16/.641 9/.583 2/.500 6/.167 5/1.850 ··· 4/1.000 7/1.238 6/.333
2. Eaton* G  ·   S  ·   vP 19/.686 6/1.500 5/.400 10/.700 2/.000 1/.000 2/.000 2/.000 13/.558
10. Gomes G  ·   S  ·   vP 18/.556 6/.500 2/.500 ··· 2/.000 ··· 3/.000 2/.000 3/1.000
47. Kendrick G  ·   S  ·   vP 36/.574 5/.400 1/.000 11/.546 1/.000 2/ 1/.000 5/1.100 ···
88. Parra* G  ·   S  ·   vP 11/.364 5/1.100 2/.000 7/.533 3/.000 1/.000 1/2.000 5/.400 ···
6. Rendon G  ·   S  ·   vP 5/.600 11/.664 1/2.000 7/.572 6/.833 4/2.500 3/.333 3/.667 1/.000
16. Robles G  ·   S  ·   vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/ ··· 1/ 1/.000 2/1.000 ···
5. Sanchez G  ·   S  ·   vP 1/2.000 ··· ··· 1/ ··· ··· 1/.000 2/1.000 1/.000
22. Soto* G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 3/.000 ··· 1/3.000 3/3.000 3/.000 ···
28. Suzuki G  ·   S  ·   vP 28/.706 7/.486 4/1.000 9/.944 3/.667 3/.000 7/.829 6/.833 6/.000
3. Taylor G  ·   S  ·   vP 2/.500 3/1.167 1/ 1/.000 2/.000 3/.667 1/.000 ··· ···
7. Turner G  ·   S  ·   vP 6/1.267 5/.800 1/.000 5/1.400 4/.500 1/3.000 2/2.000 4/.000 1/2.000

WSN Batters

WSN Batters Table
BatterLinksPABAOBPSLGOPSPA vRHOPS vRH PA vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSPA Last 28dOPS Last 28dSBCSHRE
9. Dozier G ·  S ·  vP 159 .203 .308 .333 .642 127 .581 32 .888 .519 96 .732 1 1 5 1
2. Eaton* G ·  S ·  vP 194 .270 .337 .374 .710 146 .701 48 .735 .701 107 .643 5 1 3 2
10. Gomes G ·  S ·  vP 103 .215 .291 .312 .603 84 .489 19 1.194 .630 55 .538 0 0 2 2
47. Kendrick G ·  S ·  vP 113 .313 .363 .545 .908 84 .912 29 .897 1.073 82 .706 1 1 6 1
88. Parra* G ·  S ·  vP 117 .212 .291 .346 .637 82 .589 35 .751 .540 47 .672 3 1 3 1
6. Rendon G ·  S ·  vP 128 .324 .406 .649 1.055 98 1.019 30 1.183 1.177 46 .765 1 0 7 2
16. Robles G ·  S ·  vP 174 .253 .304 .462 .766 135 .744 39 .844 .716 102 .682 8 2 8 2
5. Sanchez G ·  S ·  vP 14 .286 .286 .286 .571 10 .800 4 .000 1.500 14 .571 0 0 0 0
22. Soto* G ·  S ·  vP 150 .236 .353 .425 .779 104 .763 46 .804 .815 66 .715 3 0 6 0
28. Suzuki G ·  S ·  vP 86 .278 .326 .506 .832 68 .760 18 1.095 .736 53 .880 0 1 5 2
3. Taylor G ·  S ·  vP 54 .188 .264 .250 .514 37 .458 17 .639 .487 42 .476 1 0 0 0
7. Turner G ·  S ·  vP 20 .368 .400 .737 1.137 14 .973 6 1.500 1.137 5 .800 5 0 2 1
TOTAL .241 .314 .402 .715 .688 .808 .743 .652 26 7 56 29

CHC Pitchers

CHC Pitchers Table
PitcherLinksUsageIPERAK/9BFBAOPSBF vRHOPS vRH BF vLHOPS vLH Hm OPSBF Last 28dOPS Last 28dHRSBCS
34. Lester* G ·  S ·  vP ·····X····X··· 38.2 1.16 9.1 158 .233 .612 117 .607 41 .627 .546 99 .531 3 1 2
29. Brach G ·  S ·  vP o·X···Xo··oX·o 18.1 2.45 8.8 79 .183 .584 48 .399 31 .897 .610 40 .456 0 0 0
45. Cedeno* G ·  S ·  vP ·o····o······· 1.0 .00 .0 5 .250 .900 3 1.000 2 .500 .750 5 .900 0 0 0
32. Chatwood G ·  S ·  vP ·X····X··o··X· 22.1 3.22 8.1 94 .215 .682 55 .653 39 .723 .791 65 .632 3 0 0
41. Cishek G ·  S ·  vP ···o·oX··Xo·XX 19.2 2.75 9.6 79 .200 .548 44 .498 35 .614 .437 50 .547 1 2 0
11. Darvish G ·  S ·  vP ··X·····X····X 42.0 5.14 11.8 192 .229 .812 106 .819 86 .801 .717 87 .711 8 10 2
6. Edwards G ·  S ·  vP o·o···o··o·X·· 6.0 10.50 10.5 26 .190 .965 15 .910 11 1.026 1.613 13 .385 3 0 0
35. Hamels* G ·  S ·  vP X·····X····X·· 54.2 3.13 8.9 227 .216 .647 179 .696 48 .464 .693 126 .734 7 2 0
28. Hendricks G ·  S ·  vP ···X·····X···· 50.1 2.86 7.3 206 .253 .643 115 .578 91 .729 .898 113 .503 4 2 2
20. Kintzler G ·  S ·  vP o·o··Xo···X·XX 20.1 3.10 8.4 76 .188 .598 49 .745 27 .342 .980 45 .633 3 0 0
38. Montgomery* G ·  S ·  vP X·o·····X····· 10.1 6.10 5.2 47 .366 1.096 34 .747 13 1.949 1.460 30 .704 2 0 0
62. Quintana* G ·  S ·  vP ·X·····X····X· 51.1 3.68 8.8 216 .253 .708 166 .726 50 .648 .859 124 .671 7 2 2
56. Ryan* G ·  S ·  vP o·oo··oo·o·o·o 14.0 4.50 10.3 61 .250 .616 33 .579 28 .661 .725 40 .614 0 1 0
TOTAL 3.52 9.0 .235 .693 .788 .622 45 22 8

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