Kansas City Royals take on the Baltimore Orioles with Odds and Betting Pick
The Baltimore Orioles get a visit from the Kansas City Royals in MLB baseball betting action on Saturday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
Baltimore sends Wei-Yin Chen out against Jeremy Guthrie for the Kansas City Royals in this game. Chen is 3-1 with a 4.91 ERA on the season, while Guthrie is 2-1 on the year and has a 4.68 ERA.
Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 4.3-4.1 win for the Orioles on Saturday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 4.3-4.1 result in favor of the Orioles today. 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
The Baltimore Orioles sport a record of 11-11 heading into this matchup, while the Kansas City Royals sit at 11-11 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Baltimore vs Kansas City injuries news.
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Baltimore Orioles rated this week at No. 24 and the Kansas City Royals sitting at No. 14.
How Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Stats Matchup
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Baltimore Orioles No. 6-ranked scoring average of 4.64 runs per game, against a Kansas City Royals offense rated No. 27 and scoring 3.64 runs per game. The Orioles have averaged 9.55 hits per game to date this season, more than the Royals hitters have managed (8.64 per nine innings).
Baltimore owns the No. 24 defense, allowing 4.64 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Kansas City's No. 7-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Last time out for Kansas City, they were a 5-0 winner as they battled the Orioles on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Royals at +100 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Kansas City threw a shutout at Baltimore in their last outing, using a shutdown performance by Yordano Ventura to defeat Baltimore 5-0 on Friday.
Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Betting Odds Trends
Kansas City is 1-4-1 SU in its last 6 games
Kansas City is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Kansas City is 4-1-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Baltimore
Kansas City is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
Baltimore is 1-4-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Kansas City
Next Betting Matchups
Kansas City at Baltimore, Sunday, April 27th