|MLB Orioles vs. Mariners Picks & Predictions for April 29, 2013|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Monday, 29 April 2013 13:53|
Orioles vs. Mariners Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Orioles are -114 money line favorites over the Mariners, who are +105 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 7.5 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Orioles opened as +100 money line underdogs but the line has climbed all the way to -114 in their favor. On the other side, the Mariners have gone from -108 money line favorites down to +105 underdogs. Baltimore enters play tonight with a 15-10 overall record and is 8-5 on the road, while Seattle is 11-16 overall and 7-7 at home.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 78% of the betting public currently favors Baltimore. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most updated numbers.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Baltimore. According to latest MLB trends, Baltimore is 5-0 in the last 5 meetings in Seattle, 8-0 in the last 8 meetings, 8-1 in their last 9 vs. American League West, 22-4 in their last 26 games following a loss and 22-7 in their last 29 after allowing 5 runs or more in their previous game. Seattle is 3-7 in their last 10 games vs. a left-handed starter, 5-12 in their last 17 when their opponent allows 5 runs or more in their previous game and 2-6 in their last 8 after allowing 2 runs or less in their previous game.
Baltimore (15-10, 8-5 road, 13-10 O/U) is coming off winning three of four at Oakland. Seattle (11-16, 7-7 home, 11-15 O/U) won three of four at home against the Angels. Baltimore owned Seattle last year, winning eight straight games including five straight at Safeco Field. Lefty Joe Saunders pitched for Baltimore last season in August and September and did a solid job but is struggling this year. He is 1-3 with a 6.33 ERA. He has given up 15 runs and 20 hits in his last 9 2/3 innings. Now he faces a Baltimore lineup that is rolling and hits .260 against lefties. Seattle is hitting a dismal .209 against lefthanders as Baltimore sends out talented young lefty Zach Britton who has a 2.57 ERA in two starts against the Mariners. Baltimore visits Safeco Field to take on the Mariners from Seattle at 10:10pmET.
MONDAY MLB FREE PICK: BALTIMORE ORIOLES -114