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Baltimore Orioles vs Cleveland Indians Odds
The Cleveland Indians host Baltimore on Wednesday, looking to build on their 73-65 mark against the 73-64 Orioles in MLB betting action at Progressive Field.
The Indians will rely on Zach McAllister to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Zachary Britton will be his counterpart for the Orioles. Zach McAllister is 7-8 this season, and Zachary Britton is 2-3.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 8-rated Orioles taking on the American League's No. 5-rated Indians in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Cleveland's American League No. 6-ranked scoring average of 4.5 runs per game, against a Orioles offense rated No. 3 and scoring 4.7 runs per game in the league. The Indians have averaged 8.5 hits per game to date this season, less than the Orioles hitters have managed (9.1 per nine innings).
Baltimore brings the American League's No. 10-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Indians' league No. 8-ranked defense.
Baltimore was a 4-3 loser in its last match on the road against the Indians. They lost as -121 favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of UNDER bettors. Baltimore suffered a 4-3 loss against Cleveland on Tuesday, as Chris Tillman wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Progressive Field.
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Chi White Sox are 7-3
After playing Cleveland are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Cleveland Indians Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing NY Mets are 2-7
After playing Baltimore are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Orioles at Indians trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Baltimore's last 9 games when playing Cleveland
Baltimore is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
Baltimore is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing at home against Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Cleveland's last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Cleveland's last 9 games when playing Baltimore
Cleveland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Baltimore home to Chi White Sox, Thursday, September 5
Cleveland home to NY Mets, Friday, September 6