Orioles vs. Yankees MLB Prediction
The Yankees rebounded from their series-opening loss to the Orioles on Monday night by pounding their AL East rivals 13-1 last night at Yankee Stadium. Will the over cash again tonight when these division foes meet again at 7:05 p.m. ET in the Bronx?
965 Baltimore Orioles (+215) at 966 New York Yankees (-265); o/u 9.5
7:05 p.m. ET, Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Yankee Stadium, New York
Baltimore Orioles DFS Notes
Making his first appearance since coming off the COVID-19 injured list, Keegan Akin pitched three scoreless innings out of the pen Tuesday against the Yankees. The rest of the Orioles' pitchers combined to give up 13 runs in five innings tonight, which makes Akin's performance look even better. With tonight's starter, Alexander Wells, getting sent down, Akin could return to the rotation next time through.
New York Yankees DFS Notes
Giancarlo Stanton went 2-for-5 with a three-run homer and four RBI versus the Orioles in Tuesday's rout. Stanton came into this one in a 9-for-55 skid since the All-Star break. It's the fourth time this year that he's driven in four runs in a game. Two of those have come versus Baltimore.
Orioles vs. Yankees MLB Betting Prediction
The over is 56-22-1 in the last 79 meetings between these two teams and is 3-1-1 in the Yankees’ last five home games. The over is also 9-3 in the Orioles’ last 12 games following a loss, is 15-6-2 in their last 23 divisional games and is 21-8-2 I their last 31 games when facing an opponent that has a winning record.
MLB BETTING PREDICTION: ORIOLES/YANKEES OVER 9.5