The UNDER has paid out on the baseball betting lines in six of the last seven games between the Cleveland Indians and the Baltimore Orioles as those two American League clubs hit the diamond together to open a weekend series on Friday.
The Indians will send Corey Kluber to the mound on Friday, with the righthander having lost four straight starts to fall to 3-9 with a 3.65 ERA on the season. Wei-Yin Chen (3-4, 2.89 ERA) gets the ball for the Orioles on Friday.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
On the MLB moneyline for this betting odds matchup, Baltimore sat as 123 underdogs earlier in the day at Bodog. The over/under total was set at 7.5, according to MyBookie.
Odds – VSB
score prediction models pick a 5.3-3.6 result in favor of the Orioles today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Baltimore (38-34) will face the 33-38 Indians in this tilt. Stay Informed: Follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Baltimore vs Cleveland injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 2 (Baltimore Orioles) and the No. 26 (Cleveland Indians) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Baltimore has baseball’s No. 3-rated offensive output, at 8.7 hits per game. The Cleveland Indians average 8.49 hits per game, good for No. 16 on the list.
Defensively, Cleveland features the No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.42 runs per game. Baltimore, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 at home, scoring 5.16 runs per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Tigers, a 8-2 final on Wednesday in support of Carlos Carrasco at Progressive Field.
Baltimore rolled to a 8-6 win against Boston on Thursday, as M Gonzalez and the Orioles’ bats led the team to victory at Fenway Park.
- Cleveland is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
- Cleveland is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games on the road
- The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Cleveland’s last 16 games on the road
- The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cleveland’s last 7 games when playing Baltimore
- Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Baltimore’s last 6 games
- Baltimore is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Baltimore’s last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Cleveland at Baltimore, Saturday, June 27th