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Voth expected to start for Washington against Miami

August 24, 2020 GMT

Miami Marlins (11-11, second in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (11-14, fourth in the NL East)

Washington; Monday, 6:05 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Marlins: Pablo Lopez (2-1, 2.42 ERA, 1.12 WHIP, 24 strikeouts) Nationals: Austin Voth (0-2, 5.00 ERA, 1.50 WHIP, 12 strikeouts)

LINE: Nationals favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Miami Marlins play the Washington Nationals on Monday.

The Nationals went 44-32 in division games in 2019. Washington pitchers had a WHIP of 1.29 last season while striking out 9.3 hitters per game.

The Marlins finished 24-52 against NL East Division opponents in 2019. Miami pitchers had an ERA of 4.74 last year while striking out 8.5 hitters per game.

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The teams meet for the fourth time this season. The season series is tied 2-2.

INJURIES: Nationals: Stephen Strasburg: (hand), Sam Freeman: (elbow), Roenis Elias: (elbow), Sean Doolittle: (right knee), Starlin Castro: (wrist).

Marlins: Pat Venditte: (right oblique), Drew Steckenrider: (elbow), Mike Morin: (elbow), Brian Moran: (knee), Corey Dickerson: (left shoulder), Francisco Cervelli: (concussion).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.