Opening Day will take place on Thursday, March 30 at Nationals Park, with Austin Riley and the Atlanta Braves visiting Lane Thomas and the Washington Nationals. The first pitch will be thrown at 1:05 PM ET.

The Braves are -250 moneyline favorites in this matchup against the Nationals (+195). The over/under is 7.5 runs for the contest.

Braves vs. Nationals Time and TV Channel

  • Date: Thursday, March 30, 2023
  • Time: 1:05 PM ET
  • TV: MLB Network
  • Location: Washington D.C.
  • Venue: Nationals Park
  • Probable Pitchers: Max Fried - ATL (0-0, 0.00 ERA) vs Patrick Corbin - WSH (0-0, 0.00 ERA)

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Braves vs. Nationals Betting Odds, Run Line and Total

Take a look at the odds, run line and over/under for this matchup at different sportsbooks.

Braves Moneyline Nationals Moneyline Run Line Total
DraftKings -255 +215 - 7.5 Bet on this game with DraftKings!
BetMGM -250 +195 - 7.5 Bet on this game with BetMGM!
PointsBet -278 +220 Braves (-2.5) - Bet on this game with PointsBet!
Tipico -250 +210 Braves (-1.5) - Bet on this game with Tipico!

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Braves vs. Nationals Betting Trends and Insights

  • The Braves entered a game as favorites 130 times last season and won 88, or 67.7%, of those games.
  • The Braves had a record of 16-3, a 84.2% win rate, when they were favored by -250 or more by sportsbooks last season.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 71.4% chance of a victory for Atlanta.
  • The Braves hit 118 homers away from home last season (1.5 per game).
  • Atlanta averaged 3.5 extra-base hits per game while slugging .435 away from home.
  • The Nationals won in 47, or 33.3%, of the 141 contests they were named as odds-on underdogs in last year.
  • Last year, the Nationals won 14 of 38 games when listed as at least +195 on the moneyline.
  • Washington hit 76 homers at home last season (0.9 per game).
  • The Nationals averaged 2.6 extra-base hits per game while slugging .377 at home.

Braves vs. Nationals Player Props

Hits O/U Total Bases O/U HR O/U RBI O/U
Michael Harris II 0.5 (-222) 1.5 (+150) 0.5 (+750) 0.5 (+200)
Austin Riley - 1.5 (+105) 0.5 (+400) 0.5 (+145)
Sean Murphy 0.5 (-208) 1.5 (+140) 0.5 (+575) 0.5 (+185)
Ronald Acuña Jr. 0.5 (-250) 1.5 (+110) 0.5 (+450) 0.5 (+180)
Travis d'Arnaud 0.5 (-222) 1.5 (+145) 0.5 (+625) 0.5 (+185)

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Braves Futures Odds

Odds MLB Rank NL East Rank
Win World Series +750 2nd 1st

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