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Sep 16, 4:05 PM | GrassO.co Coliseum

Baltimore Orioles vs Oakland Athletics Odds

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Baseball bettors look for value at O.co Coliseum on Sunday as host Oakland battles the Baltimore Orioles in baseball odds action.

Randy Wolf, with a record of 3-10 on the season, gets the ball for the Orioles, while the Athletics trot Daniel Straily to the mound in this one. He is 2-0 so far in 2012.

View Baltimore vs Oakland Odds and Stats.

Power Rankings:
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Athletics at No. 10 in the American League and the Orioles at No. 12 in the American League heading into this contest.

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How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Oakland's American League No. 11-ranked scoring average of 4.2 runs per game, against a Orioles offense rated No. 9 and scoring 4.3 runs per game in the league. The Athletics have averaged 8 hits per game to date this season, less than the Orioles hitters have managed (8.4 per nine innings).

Oakland owns the American League's No. 2 defense, allowing 3.7 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Baltimore's American League No. 9-rated defense.

In their last action, Baltimore was a 5-2 loser on the road against the Athletics. Bettors on Oakland at -135 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Baltimore suffered a 5-2 loss against Oakland on Saturday, as Zach Britton wasn't able to lead his team to victory at O.co Coliseum.

Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 8-2

Oakland Athletics Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 5-5
After playing Baltimore are 5-5
After a win are 8-2

A few Orioles at Athletics trends to consider:
Baltimore is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 6 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Baltimore's last 6 games when playing on the road against Oakland
Baltimore is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Oakland
Oakland is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
Oakland is 16-2 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Baltimore
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Baltimore
Oakland is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games at home

Next up:
Baltimore at Seattle, Monday, September 17
Oakland at Detroit, Tuesday, September 18

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