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The Baltimore Orioles and the Kansas City Royals will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Kauffman Stadium.
Wei-Yin Chen will be the starting pitcher for the Orioles on this day. Lefthander Chen is 5-3 this season with a 2.67 ERA.
Chen's opponent in this one will be Ervin Santana. The Royals righthander has a 3.18 ERA to go along with a 6-6 record this season.
The Orioles were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Royals. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at -116 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Baltimore: 57-44 SU
Kansas City: 46-51 SU
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Kansas City are 7-3
After playing Kansas City are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 1-9
Before playing Baltimore are 4-6
After playing Baltimore are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Baltimore is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Baltimore is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore's last 6 games when playing Kansas City
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Baltimore's last 11 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City's last 6 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas City's last 6 games when playing at home against Baltimore
Kansas City is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Baltimore
Kansas City is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
Kansas City home to Baltimore, Thursday, July 25