**Edition 18: 4 home games vs Pittsburgh****Short series: Winner 2 points, 2nd place 1 point (if 4 or more entries)** Prizes: Bragging rights only.

*Pitching matchups are subject to change by each team.***Thu, Sep 28 vs Pittsburgh 7:05 PM** Edwin Jackson (age 34, RHP, 5-6, 5.40 ERA, 53 SO, 1.56 WHIP, 70.0 IP)

vs Steven Brault (age 25, LHP, 1-0, 3.86 ERA, 19 SO, 1.38 WHIP, 32.2 IP)

**Fri, Sep 29 vs Pittsburgh 7:05 PM** Stephen Strasburg (age 29, RHP, 14-4, 2.68 ERA, 196 SO, 1.04 WHIP, 167.2 IP)

vs Ivan Nova (age 30, RHP, 11-14, 4.14 ERA, 129 SO, 1.26 WHIP, 185.0 IP)

**Sat, Sep 30 vs Pittsburgh 7:05 PM** Max Scherzer (age 33, RHP, 16-6, 2.55 ERA, 263 SO, 0.91 WHIP, 197.1 IP)

vs Gerrit Cole (age 29, RHP, 12-11, 4.23 ERA, 189 SO, 1.24 WHIP, 197.2 IP)

**Sun, Oct 1 vs Pittsburgh 3:05 PM **A.J. Cole (age 25, RHP, 3-5, 4.10 ERA, 42 SO, 1.57 WHIP, 48.1 IP)

vs Jameson Taillon (age 25, RHP, 8-7, 4.62 ERA, 120 SO, 1.52 WHIP, 126.2 IP)

**10 Questions**1. What will the Nats Won-Loss record be for these 4 home games?

2. How many runs will the Nationals score in these 4 home games? (Within 2 runs counts as a point).

3. How many runs will the Pirates score in these 4 home games? (Within 2 runs counts as a point).

4. How many hits will Pirates' Andrew McCutchen get in the 4 games at Washington?

5. How many hits, if any, will all Nationals pitchers get against all Pirates pitchers in the 4 games?

6. How many stolen bases will ALL Nationals base runners get in the 4 games?

7. How many batters will Max Scherzer strike out in his one start (within 1 counts as a point)?

8. How many home runs will all Nationals' batters combine to hit in the 4 home games?

9. How many earned runs will all Nationals relief pitchers allow in the 4 home games (within 1 counts as a point)?

10. In how many of the 4 games will the Nationals win AND score at least 7 runs (to qualify for the Papa Johns 50% pizza discount)?

**Tiebreaker**: What will Daniel Murphy's batting average be for these 4 games?

**You can Modify your answers up until first pitch of the first game in this series. **(The posts will then be copied & pasted onto a document.)