Yordano Ventura, Ubaldo Jimenez Take Mound in Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Tilt
The Kansas City Royals pay a visit to Baltimore on Friday, hoping to shut down the Orioles bats in baseball betting action at Camden Yards.
Ubaldo Jimenez will take the mound for the Baltimore Orioles, and he'll carry a 0-3 record into the contest. Yordano Ventura gets the ball for the Kansas City Royals; he's 1-1 so far this season.
Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Opening Odds and Betting Line
The Kansas City Royals were listed as 110 underdogs on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 8.5 before betting started earlier on Friday over at Bovada.
Computer Prediction: Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.4-4 win for the Orioles. A 4.4-4 result in favor of the Orioles is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Baltimore (11-10) will face the 10-11 Royals in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Baltimore vs Kansas City injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 24 (Baltimore Orioles) and the No. 14 (Kansas City Royals) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Stats Matchup
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Baltimore has baseball's No. 5-rated offensive output, at 9.67 hits per game. The Kansas City Royals average 8.52 hits per game, good for No. 15 on the list.
Kansas City brings the No. 8-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Orioles's No. 24-ranked defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Kansas City was a 5-1 loser on the road against the Indians. Bettors on Cleveland at -128 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Royals endured a 5-1 loss at the hands of the Indians on Thursday, with Bruce Chen throwing 4 1/3 innings of 6-hit ball at Progressive Field.
In their last action, Baltimore was a 11-4 winner on the road against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Baltimore at +126 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (15) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. The Orioles enjoyed a 11-4 victory at the expense of the Blue Jays on Thursday, with Bud Norris throwing 6 innings of 5-hit ball at Rogers Centre.
Next Betting Matchups
Kansas City at Baltimore, Saturday, April 26th