MLB betting line favors Orioles over Rangers
Texas Rangers vs Baltimore Orioles Odds
The visiting Rangers hope for a solid performance on Tuesday as they look to steal a win at Camden Yards against the Baltimore Orioles.
For the Orioles, Zachary Britton gets the ball, charged with keeping the Rangers hitters off the base paths. He'll face Martin Perez, 2-1 on the year.
Sportsbooks such as SportBet had set the Orioles as -122 favorites on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 9.5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
The Orioles sit at No. 10 in the American League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Rangers sit at an American League No. 2 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Baltimore's American League No. 4-ranked scoring average of 4.8 runs per game, against a Rangers offense rated No. 9 and scoring 4.4 runs per game in the league. The Orioles have averaged 9.3 hits per game to date this season, more than the Rangers hitters have managed (9 per nine innings).
Baltimore owns the American League's No. 10 defense, allowing 4.5 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Texas' American League No. 5-rated defense.
Texas won its last outing, an 8-5 result against the Orioles on July 8. Bettors who backed the Rangers at -112 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Texas looks to continue its winning ways following a victory last time out against the Orioles, an 8-5 final on Monday in support of Derek Holland at Camden Yards.
Texas Rangers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Texas are 5-5
After playing Texas are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few Rangers at Orioles trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas' last 5 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
Texas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Texas is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
Texas is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Baltimore's last 5 games when playing at home against Texas
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Baltimore's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Baltimore's last 10 games when playing Texas
Texas at Baltimore, Wednesday, July 10