Baltimore Orioles vs Atlanta Braves 5/6/2023 – Truist Park will play venue to a matchup between the Baltimore Orioles and the Atlanta Braves on Saturday. This will be the second game of a three-game series between these two teams. The Baltimore Orioles are placed 21-10 on the season after winning against the Royals in the last set. On the other hand, the Atlanta Braves were paired with the Miami Marlins and also enjoyed a win before coming here. The Atlanta Braves are expected to win in this game according to the latest MLB betting picks.
Baltimore Orioles vs Atlanta Braves 5/6/2023
|When:||Saturday, May 6, 7:15 PM EDT|
|Where:||Truist Park Atlanta, Georgia|
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— Baltimore Orioles (@Orioles) May 6, 2023
The Baltimore Orioles have won 21 games this season, despite trailing in 11 of them. They currently sit in second place in the American League East. Adley Rutschman leads the Orioles in batting average with .299 and also leads the team in hits with 35 and on-base percentage at .413. First baseman Ryan Mountcastle has hit the most home runs on the team with eight and has the most RBIs with 26. Taking the mound for the Orioles on Saturday will be right-hander Kyle Bradish, who holds a record of 1-1 with a 6.14 ERA and 14 strikeouts.
Players to watch: Ryan Mountcastle 1B (GP 31, AB 133, R 21, H 34, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 8, RBI 26, TB 67, BB 5, SO 29, SB 2, AVG 0.256, OBP 0.279, SLG 0.504, OPS 0.782, WAR 0.2, Adley Rutschman C (GP 31, AB 117, R 15, H 35, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 18, TB 52, BB 24, SO 19, SB 0, AVG 0.299, OBP 0.413, SLG 0.444, OPS 0.857, WAR 0.9
The Atlanta Braves played the Miami Marlins before this particular series and managed to win all three games. In this baseball season, the Braves are batting with an average of .263 and have scored a total of 176 runs. The highest number of home runs for the Braves has been scored by Matt Olson with nine homers to his name. Sean Murphy is leading the team in RBIs with 28 ribbies so far. The Braves will be handing the ball to Spencer Strider for this game. Strider is currently 4-0 with a 2.57 ERA.
Players to watch: Ozzie Albies 2B (GP 32, AB 125, R 15, H 36, 2B 7, 3B 1, HR 9, RBI 26, TB 72, BB 7, SO 19, SB 0, AVG 0.288, OBP 0.328, SLG 0.576, OPS 0.904, WAR 1.2, Ronald Acuna Jr. RF (GP 32, AB 124, R 29, H 44, 2B 11, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 20, TB 73, BB 19, SO 22, SB 15, AVG 0.355, OBP 0.445, SLG 0.589, OPS 1.034, WAR 2.1
(Baltimore Orioles vs Atlanta Braves Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Baltimore’s last 8 games.
Baltimore are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Baltimore are 10-5 SU in their last 15 games against Atlanta.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Baltimore’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Atlanta.
Baltimore are 9-2 SU in their last 11 games on the road.
Baltimore are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the National League.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Atlanta’s last 11 games.
Atlanta are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 6 games against Baltimore.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 5 games at home.
Atlanta are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Baltimore.
The total has gone OVER in 16 of Atlanta’s last 20 games against an opponent in the American League.
Baltimore Orioles vs Atlanta Braves Betting Picks
The Baltimore Orioles will be struggling in pitching with Kyle Bradish on the mound. Bradish is definitely decent but has not shown his seniority this season so far. The Atlanta Braves are making a good decision in sticking Strider on the hill and are predicted to win this game as per the most recent baseball betting stats.
Score Prediction: Braves 4, Orioles 2.