The Baltimore Orioles have been tagged with a loss and failed to pay out on the baseball betting lines in five of Ubaldo Jimenez’s last six trips to the mound as he gets the ball for them against the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday.
Jimenez is 8-7 with a 4.04 ERA on the season, and he’s coming off a rough outing against the Tigers in which he gave up six runs over 4 2-3 innings of work. Garrett Richards (11-8, 3.46 ERA) will be starting for the Angels.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Los Angeles was a -130 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at 5Dimes pick an opening over under number of 7.5.
Odds – VSB prediction models pick the Angels to win this game 5.7-4.1.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
58-50 Los Angeles battles the Orioles, currently with a 55-53 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs Baltimore injuries news.
This game puts the Los Angeles Angels, most recently No. 11 in Odds – VSB MLB Power Rankings, up against the Baltimore Orioles, who rate a No. 8 in the latest survey.
Offensively, the game matches up Los Angeles Angels No. 12 ranked offense (4.21 runs per game) against a Baltimore Orioles defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 13 at 3.94 runs allowed per game. The Los Angeles Angels have been averaging 8.27 hits per game, less than the Baltimore Orioles have managed so far this season (8.55 hits on average).
Comparing defensive stats, Baltimore owns the No. 9-rated road mark, allowing 4.08 runs per game on the highway. Los Angeles, on the other hand, rates No. 20 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Baltimore suffered a 8-4 loss against Los Angeles on Friday, as K Gausman wasn’t able to lead his team to victory at Angel Stadium.
- Baltimore is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
- Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
- Baltimore is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing LA Angels
- The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore’s last 6 games when playing LA Angels
- LA Angels is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games
- The total has gone OVER in 8 of LA Angels’s last 12 games
- LA Angels is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels’s last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Baltimore at Los Angeles, Sunday, August 9th