Baltimore Orioles vs Chicago Cubs in MLB Betting Odds

Baltimore Orioles

vs

Chicago Cubs
Saturday, August 23, 2014 2:20 PM ET
Wrigley Field

MLB wagering interest swings to the Baltimore Orioles vs Chicago Cubs battle on Saturday at Wrigley Field as the Cubs try to pick up a win on home turf and reward those moneyline betting.

The Chicago Cubs will turn to Kyle Hendricks and his 5-1 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Baltimore Orioles send Bud Norris (11-7) to the hill.

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Computer Prediction: Baltimore Orioles vs Chicago Cubs Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.5-3.6 win for the Orioles on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Baltimore Orioles vs Chicago Cubs Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Chicago (56-72) will face the 73-53 Orioles in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Baltimore injuries news.

The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Chicago Cubs rated this week at No. 14 and the Baltimore Orioles sitting at No. 3.

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How Baltimore Orioles vs Chicago Cubs Stats Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the Chicago Cubs and its No. 28-rated batting order, averaging 3.78 runs per nine innings, against the No. 9 lineup of the Baltimore Orioles at 4.29 runs per outing.

Chicago owns the No. 16 defense, allowing 3.78 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Baltimore's No. 10-rated defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Orioles were a 4-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Cubs. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at +101 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for OVER bettors. The Orioles endured a 4-1 loss at the hands of the Cubs on Friday, with Kevin Gausman throwing 5 innings of 6-hit ball at Wrigley Field.

Baltimore Orioles vs Chicago Cubs Betting Odds Trends

Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore's last 7 games
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Baltimore's last 9 games on the road
Chi Cubs is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Chi Cubs's last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi Cubs's last 10 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games when playing Baltimore

Next Betting Matchups

Baltimore at Chicago, Sunday, August 24th

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