The Baltimore Orioles will be taking on their division rival New York Yankees in a Wednesday showdown. The action will begin at 1:05 p.m. ET and fans can tune in to YES Network to catch the game.
Baltimore Orioles at New York Yankees Odds
Baltimore (+230) is coming into this one as the underdog to New York (-260) and oddsmakers have the Over/Under for this one at 11 runs (-110 for the over and -110 for the under). Bettors can also wager on the game’s runline with the odds sitting at Orioles +1.5 runs (+105) and Yankees -1.5 runs (-125).
The Orioles have gone 39-81 SU this year and are 51-68 against the spread (ATS). They’ve lost 11.8 units for moneyline bettors and 22.3 units ATS. The Yankees, on the other hand, are 80-41 SU and 73-47 ATS. The team’s gained 18.8 units for bettors taking the moneyline and 29.3 units ATS.
New York games have had an over/under record of 67-49-4 in 2019. Baltimore has also been a decent over bet with a total record of 62-48-9.
Right-hander Dylan Bundy is projected to start for the visiting Orioles. Bundy is 5-12 with a 5.04 ERA and 118 strikeouts. He’s 0-0 with 14 strikeouts and a 6.23 ERA against New York this year (three starts).
The Yankees are sending lefty J.A. Happ (9-7, 5.47 ERA) to the mound. Happ has 95 strikeouts and 32 walks to his name, along with a WHIP of 1.35. Happ is 1-1 with 14 strikeouts and a 7.79 ERA over four starts against Baltimore this year.
As a unit, New York’s pitchers have allowed 4.6 runs per game overall in 2019. The team’s starting pitching staff has an ERA of 4.68, a WHIP of 1.30 and a strikeouts-per-nine of 8.8. The bullpen has a 3.96 ERA, 1.31 WHIP and 9.9 K/9. In 63 games against divisional foes, Yankees starters have an ERA of 4.43 and the bullpen’s ERA is 3.95.
The New York hitters are putting up 6.0 runs per outing, including 6.5 per game against divisional foes and 6.4 per game over their last five. The team has slashed .276/.362/.534 over its last five games and is 4-1 SU during that stretch.
The Yankees’ hitters have been led by second baseman DJ LeMahieu and shortstop Gleyber Torres. LeMahieu is hitting .337/.386/.534 with 19 home runs, 81 RBIs and 84 runs scored, and the line for Torres stands at .283/.349/.521 with 26 homers, 69 RBIs and 75 runs.
For the visitors, Baltimore’s pitching staff allowed 6.4 runs per game and its starting pitchers own a 5.77 ERA, 1.42 WHIP and 7.22 K/9. The bullpen has managed an ERA of 6.29, along with a K/9 of 8.50.
The Orioles offense has slashed .245/.308/.412 on its way to 4.4 runs scored per game in 2019, including 4.1 runs per game against divisional foes and 5.2 per game over the team’s last five contests (1-4 SU).
Baltimore’s hitters have been paced by second baseman Jonathan Villar and right fielder Trey Mancini. Villar is hitting .267/.335/.436 with 15 home runs, 52 RBIs, 79 runs and 26 stolen bases, while Mancini (.276/.340/.537) is up to 29 homers, 70 RBIs and 78 runs scored.
The Orioles have lost 1.8 units and are 18-25 ATS when facing a left-handed starting pitcher this season. The over has cashed in 23 of those games, as opposed to 16 that’ve gone under against lefty starters. On the other hand, the Yankees have netted 15.6 units and are 50-33 ATS when facing a right-handed starting pitcher. The over’s hit in 47 of those games, compared to 34 that’ve cashed the under.
Orioles at Yankees MLB Pick
Predictions: SU Winner – Yankees, ATS Winner – Orioles, O/U – OVER
- The over has cashed in four of New York’s last seven games.
- The Orioles have a team OPS of .720 this season, including an OPS of .723 when facing left-handed pitchers. The Yankees’ OPS sits at .837 overall and .838 against lefties.
- The Orioles have lost eight of their last nine games SU.
- New York has recorded 28.8 Runs + Hits + Errors per game over its last 10 outings and 24.4 over its last five.
- The Orioles have hit 15 home runs in their last 10 games, including nine over their last five.