Washington Nationals vs New York Mets Matchup Preview - October 5th, 2022

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Joey Meneses and the Nationals go head-to-head against Brandon Nimmo and the Mets today. Over the last 7 days, Joey Meneses has provided the bulk of the offense for Nationals. He's batted .346 with 4 runs, 5 RBIs, and 1 home runs. Meanwhile, it's been Brandon Nimmo who has been hot for the Mets. Over the last week, he's batting .435 with 4 runs, 6 RBIs, and 2 home runs.

Washington Nationals Insights

  • Erick Fedde's fastball velocity has decreased 1.3 mph this year (92 mph) below where it was last year (93.3 mph).

  • The Sharp Model X projects Luis Garcia in the 88th percentile as it relates to his batting average skill.

  • The Washington Nationals bullpen grades out as the worst in MLB, via The Sharp Model.

New York Mets Insights

  • Trevor Williams has averaged 12.8 outs per game per started this year, checking in at the 2nd percentile.

  • Jeff McNeil has primarily hit in the back-half of the batting order this year (52% of the time), but he is projected to hit 4th on the lineup card in this game.

  • Tomas Nido hits a lot of his flyballs to center field (41.8% — 100th percentile) and is fortunate to face the game's shallowest CF fences today.

Betting Trends

  • Francisco Lindor has hit the Runs Under in 17 of his last 22 games at home (+9.60 Units / 32% ROI)