Major League Baseball
Preview
Washington at St. Louis
When: 8:15 PM ET, Friday, June 30, 2017
Where: Busch Stadium, St. Louis, Missouri
Matchup Edge
WAS Edge in: STL
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 17 in hitting, with a batting average of .252. The Cardinals are averaging 4.4 runs per game this season with an OPS of .743.
  • The Washington Nationals are ranked 2 in hitting, with a batting average of .279. The Nationals are averaging 5.7 runs per game this season with an OPS of .822.

Pitching

  • The St. Louis Cardinals are ranked 9 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.08. Opponents are hitting .249 for average, and have a .318 on base percentage and .727 OPS against the Cardinals this season.
  • The Washington Nationals are ranked 10 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.11. Opponents are hitting .247 for average, and have a .313 on base percentage and .726 OPS against the Nationals this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Washington 47-31 W2 22-16 25-15
St. Louis 36-41 W1 20-20 16-21
Last Meeting
Washington St. Louis
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
4/12/17 STL 6 WAS 1 .235 0 .529 .229 1 .660
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Washington B. Harper .500 5 1.267
St. Louis S. Piscotty .385 5 1.077
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Washington M. Wieters 1 3 2
St. Louis S. Piscotty 1 1 7
Pitching ERA Avg K
Washington 3.33 .345 27
St. Louis 6.84 .238 21
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Washington D. Murphy .339 98 .969
St. Louis J. Gyorko .295 71 .871
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Washington R. Zimmerman 19 50 61
St. Louis M. Carpenter 14 43 40
Pitching ERA Avg K
Washington 4.11 .279 705
St. Louis 4.08 .252 653