Hyun-Jin Ryu, Jason Hammel take mound in Orioles vs Dodgers tilt
Los Angeles Dodgers vs Baltimore Orioles Odds
The Los Angeles Dodgers will look to grab an inter-league road victory when they take on the Orioles in Baltimore at Camden Yards on Friday in baseball action.
For the Orioles, Jason Hammel gets the ball, charged with keeping the Dodgers hitters off the base paths. He'll face Hyun-Jin Ryu, 2-1 on the year.
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the American League No. 5-ranked Orioles and the National League No. 8-rated Dodgers in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Dodgers rank No. 9 in the National League at 8.5 hits per game. That compares with Baltimore’s No. 5 ranking in that category.
Los Angeles brings the National League's No. 2-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Orioles' league No. 9-ranked defense.
The Dodgers were a 7-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Padres. That made winners of bettors who got San Diego at +230 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors. The Dodgers endured a 7-2 loss at the hands of the Padres on Wednesday, with Clayton Kershaw throwing 5 1/3 innings of 7-hit ball at Dodger Stadium.
Baltimore won its last outing, a 10-6 result against the Rays on April 18. Bettors who backed the Orioles at +123 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (16) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Baltimore won a close affair on Thursday in their last outing, defeating Tampa Bay 10-6 in extra innings at Camden Yards.
Los Angeles Dodgers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Baltimore are 3-3
After playing San Diego are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing LA Dodgers are 2-4
After playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After a win are 2-8
A few Dodgers at Orioles trends to consider:
LA Dodgers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Dodgers' last 6 games when playing Baltimore
LA Dodgers are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games
Baltimore is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 6 games when playing LA Dodgers
Baltimore is 0-5 SU in their last 5 games when playing LA Dodgers
LA Dodgers at Baltimore, Saturday, April 20