Orioles vs Angels Baseball Game Preview
Baltimore Orioles vs Los Angeles Angels Odds
The Los Angeles Angels look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Orioles arrive at Angel Stadium on Saturday.
The Angels will rely on Tommy Hanson to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Freddy Garcia will be his counterpart for the Orioles. Tommy Hanson is 2-1 this season, and Freddy Garcia is 0-0.
This game matches up the No. 12 (Angels) and the No. 4 (Orioles) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Los Angeles' No. 10-rated American League offense, averaging 4.2 runs per game, against a Orioles defense that ranks No. 7 in the American League at 4.2 in runs allowed per game. The Angels have averaged 9.2 hits per game so far, more than Orioles batters have averaged on the year (8.9 hits per game).
Comparing defensive stats, Baltimore owns the American League's No. 6-rated road mark, allowing 3.9 runs per game on the highway. Los Angeles, on the other hand, rates No. 10 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Baltimore was a 4-0 loser on the road against the Angels. Bettors on Los Angeles at -136 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Baltimore didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by in a losing cause, 4-0, against Los Angeles on Friday.
Baltimore Orioles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing LA Angels are 3-7
After a loss are 8-2
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Baltimore are 7-3
After playing Baltimore are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
A few Orioles at Angels trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore's last 5 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore's last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Angels
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Baltimore's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Baltimore's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels' last 5 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels' last 5 games when playing at home against Baltimore
LA Angels are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing Baltimore
LA Angels are 9-3 SU in their last 12 games when playing at home against Baltimore
Baltimore at LA Angels, Sunday, May 5