Royals vs. Orioles Prediction
Will the Orioles hand the Royals their fifth consecutive loss when the two teams meet at 7:05PM ET tonight?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Orioles are -115 money line favorites over the Royals, who have odds of +105 to pull off the upset in Baltimore. With Danny Duffy set to face Mike Wright in the pitching matchup, the over/under currently sits at 9 runs for tonight’s game.
KANSAS CITY: The Royals have lost four in a row and have dropped five straight on the road. They’re also 0-5 in their last five road games versus a team with a winning record, are 0-5 in their last five road games versus a right-handed starter, and have dropped four of Duffy’s last five road starts as well.
BALTIMORE: The Orioles have played well of late, winning four of their last five games and going 4-1 in their last five home contests. They’ve also won seven of nine against American League Central opponents and are 5-1 in their last six home games versus a team with a road winning percentage of less than .400.
OUR PREDICTION: The Orioles have won four straight with Wright on the mound and are 5-1 in his last six starts versus American League Central opponents. They’re also 4-1 in his last five starts versus a team with a winning record while the Royals have dropped seven of Duffy’s last 10 starts against American League East opponents.
MONDAY MLB PREDICTION: BALTIMORE ORIOLES -115