For tonight’s Monday night baseball betting action, we have the New York Yankees taking on the Baltimore Orioles. In this matchup, the Orioles are traveling to the Bronx giving the Yankees the home advantage. However, how will they fare against the might Yankees? Find out with our Yankees vs Orioles Baseball Betting Pick from our expert baseball handicappers.
The Yankees are the obvious favorite to bet on ranking third in the AL East with a 56-48 record. On the other hand, the Orioles are in last place with a 37-67 record. Nevertheless, this is baseball betting which means anything can happen with the right sports wager!
New York Yankees vs Baltimore Orioles Prediction
The Baltimore Orioles are 16 games below .500 when playing on the road. Furthermore, they lost their last game against Detroit in a 2-6 defeat. According to baseball betting news, Jorge Lopez will be the starting pitcher with a 2-12 6.19 ERA record.
The Orioles have won in Lopez’s last three starts. Furthermore, he has given up 10 runs over his last 11 plus frames. In addition, the Orioles have been very competitive lately winning 6 of their last 9 games by being more offensive.
On the other hand, the New York Yankees are on a three-win streak giving them a high moral. Yesterday, Aaron Judge made a run-scoring single during the eighth inning to leading to a 3-1 victory against Miami. At the moment, the Yankees are hitting at .393 and are earning 4.10 runs per contest.
Furthermore, this season they have 132 doubles while taking 418 walks and earning 422 runs. Out of 8,178 innings, they have a defensive efficiency of 70.5% with 843 assist and 59 errors. However, it is interesting to note that they have been scoring on the low side in their past few games.
Yankees vs Orioles Baseball Betting Pick
Date: Monday August 2, 2021 at 7:05 PM (EST)
Location: Yankee Stadium in New York
Yankees vs Orioles Baseball Betting Odds:
|New York Yankees||-263||9.5 (-115)|
|Baltimore Orioles||+215||9.5.5 (-105)|
*Sports Betting Odds courtesy of VOBET Sportsbook
Bet on the Baltimore Orioles at +215
While the Yankees will have the home advantage, there are too many factors going against them. This is because Voit is out for 10 days with a knee injury. Furthermore. Andrew Heany will be making his debut pitching for the Yankees. Bet on the Orioles to win with a final score of 6-4.