Indians open as moneyline underdog vs Orioles
Cleveland Indians vs Baltimore Orioles Odds
The Baltimore Orioles host Cleveland on Friday, looking to build on their 36-53 mark against the 48-42 Indians in MLB betting action at Camden Yards.
Baltimore hands the ball to starter Jake Arrieta in this one and he'll try to improve on his 9-6 mark on the year. Cleveland counters with Josh Tomlin, who will try to quiet the fans and the Orioles bats at the same time.
If you're going with the Orioles in this one, they're listed as moneyline favorites of -115 on most baseball betting menus for Monday's contest.
This game matches up the No. 13 (Orioles) and the No. 12 (Indians) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Indians rank No. 11 in the American League at 8.5 hits per game. That compares with Baltimore’s No. 5 ranking in that category.
Defensively, Cleveland features the American League's No. 9-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.1 runs per game. Baltimore, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 in the American League at home, scoring 4.2 runs per game.
The Indians were an 8-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Orioles. That made winners of bettors who got Cleveland at -107 on the moneyline, while the total score (12) was good news for OVER bettors. The Indians grabbed a win last time out, defeating Jeremy Guthrie and the Orioles 8-4 on Thursday at Camden Yards.
Cleveland Indians Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Baltimore are 3-7
After playing Baltimore are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Cleveland are 5-5
After playing Cleveland are 2-8
After a loss are 1-9
A few Indians at Orioles trends to consider:
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games
Cleveland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cleveland's last 11 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Baltimore's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Baltimore's last 11 games when playing at home against Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Baltimore's last 6 games at home
Baltimore is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Cleveland
Cleveland at Baltimore, Saturday, July 16