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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees meet at Yankee Stadium.
The Orioles will give the ball to starter Jason Hammel in this one. Righthander Hammel is 1-1 this season with a 4.97 ERA.
The Yankees will counter Hammel with Philip Hughes. Righthander Hughes has a 6.75 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.
The Orioles were a 5-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Yankees. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -146 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for UNDER bettors.
New York has won 4 straight games.
Baltimore: 5-5 SU
New York: 5-4 SU
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
New York most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Baltimore are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore's last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Baltimore's last 7 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Baltimore's last 13 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 5 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 7 games when playing at home against Baltimore
NY Yankees are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
NY Yankees are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games when playing Baltimore
NY Yankees home to Baltimore, Sunday, April 14