Yankees close out series in Baltimore
The New York Yankees will take the field at Camden Yards once again on Sunday night as they close out their three-game MLB betting series in primetime against the Baltimore Orioles.
Chris Tillman is expected to get the ball for the Orioles on Sunday night as he looks to improve on his 9-2 record and 3.72 ERA on the season. Tillman has made seven career starts against the Yankees, going 2-3 with an 8.16 ERA in those games.
Hiroki Kuroda gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Yankees on this day; he's 7-5 on the season.
Baltimore was a -110 moneyline favorites earlier in the day at BetOnline, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers at Sportsbook.ag settle on an opening over under number of 8.5.
This game matches up the No. 11 (Orioles) and the No. 9 (Yankees) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Baltimore owns the No. 3 ranking for hits in the American League at 9.5 per game. By contrast, the Yankees are rated No. 14 in the same category at 8 per game.
New York brings the American League's No. 4-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Orioles' league No. 14-ranked defense.
Last time out for New York, they were a 11-3 loser as they battled the Orioles on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Orioles at -132 were rewarded, while the 14 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Yankees endured a 11-3 loss at the hands of the Orioles on Saturday, with David Phelps throwing 2 1/3 innings of 9-hit ball at Camden Yards.
New York Yankees Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
A few Yankees at Orioles trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Yankees' last 12 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of NY Yankees' last 14 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees' last 6 games
NY Yankees are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing Baltimore
Baltimore is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
NY Yankees at Minnesota, Monday, July 1
Baltimore at Chi White Sox, Tuesday, July 2