BOTTOM LINE: Washington and St. Louis will play on Tuesday.
The Nationals are 3-5 in home games in 2020. Washington ranks second in the MLB in hitting with a .265 batting average, Juan Soto leads the club with an average of .300.
The Cardinals have gone 6-4 away from home. St. Louis has slugged .408, good for fourth in the National League. Yadier Molina leads the team with a .582 slugging percentage, including seven extra-base hits and four home runs.
The Cardinals won the last meeting 12-5. Jack Flaherty earned his third victory and Paul DeJong went 2-for-4 with two home runs and five RBIs for St. Louis. Joe Ross registered his first loss for Washington.
TOP PERFORMERS: Trea Turner leads the Nationals with four home runs and is batting .291.
DeJong leads the Cardinals with five home runs and is batting .189.
LAST 10 GAMES: Nationals: 4-6, .270 batting average, 5.48 ERA, outscored by 19 runs
Cardinals: 4-6, .242 batting average, 4.91 ERA, outscored by three runs