Baltimore Orioles vs Pittsburgh Pirates 03/11/2021 Baseball Odds, Picks and MLB Predictions
Baltimore Orioles vs Pittsburgh Pirates 03/11/2021 – The Baltimore Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates will clash in an exciting Spring Training game from LECOM Park in Bradenton, Florida. The Orioles are trying to bring things under control in their pre-season, but they have plenty of room for improvement. The Pittsburgh Pirates might have been last in their 2020 season, but they seem to be more promising with their overall performance this year. While Spring Training takes its course, the 2021 baseball betting picks are all available online as the regular season approaches.
Baltimore Orioles vs Pittsburgh Pirates 03/11/2021
|When:||Thursday, March 11, 1:05 PM ET|
|Where:||LECOM Park, Bradenton, Florida|
The Baltimore Orioles finished fourth in their American League last season. Baltimore was behind the Toronto Blue Jays, but they managed to stay ahead of the Boston Red Sox. Baltimore won 25 of their 60 games on the season and they look forward to making a better appearance this year. The Orioles defeated the Minnesota Twins with a 1-0 final score and they struggled terribly against the Pittsburgh Pirates in their previous game. Baltimore scored just one run from the plate and gave up 13 to the Pirates. The Orioles will need to work on their pitching unit before they hit the regular season.
Players to watch: C. Mullins CF (GP 6, AB 18, R 2, H 7, 2B 2, 3B 1, HR 0, RBI 3, TB 11, BB 0, SO 1, SB 0, AVG 0.389, OBP 0.389, SLG 0.611, OPS 1, WAR 0), Y. Diaz RF (GP 7, AB 14, R 1, H 4, 2B 1, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 4, TB 8, BB 1, SO 6, SB 0, AVG 0.286, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.571, OPS 0.905, WAR 0).
The Pirates completed their 2020 season at the last spot in the NL Central Division. Pittsburgh was unable to do much as they won just 19 and dropped 41 games. The Pirates were behind Milwaukee Brewers and they failed to make it to the postseason. However, the Pirates have been great in their Spring Training games. Pittsburgh has shown improvement from the plate and their pitching unit is all set to make a decent appearance. The Pirates defeated the Braves with a final score of 10-1.
Players to watch: K. Hayes 3B (GP 5, AB 14, R 3, H 7, 2B 4, 3B 1, HR 0, RBI 2, TB 13, BB 2, SO 0, SB 0, AVG 0.5, OBP 0.563, SLG 0.929, OPS 1.491, WAR 0), B. Reynolds LF (GP 5, AB 12, R 2, H 3, 2B 1, 3B 0, HR 0, RBI 1, TB 4, BB 3, SO 3, SB 0, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.4, SLG 0.333, OPS 0.733, WAR 0).
Baltimore Orioles vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Numbers
Orioles are 0-8 in their last 8 vs. National League Central.
Baltimore is 0-5 in their last 5 games with the total set at 6.5 or lower.
Orioles are 0-4 in their last 4 road games with the total set at 6.5 or lower.
Over is 8-1 in Orioles last 9 interleague games vs. a right-handed starter.
Orioles are 7-1 in their last 8 interleague road games vs. a right-handed starter.
Under is 2-0-2 in Kellers last 4 starts as a home favorite.
Under is 2-0-2 in Kellers last 4 starts as a favorite.
Pittsburgh are under 5-0-1 in the last 6 Thursday games.
Under is 7-0 in Pirates last 7 during game 1 of a series.
Under is 4-0-2 in Pirates last 6 interleague home games vs. a right-handed starter.
Baltimore Orioles vs Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Picks
The best bookmaker will make things easier for bettors to place their bets on their favorite teams. The Orioles are still weak as the Pirates hold the key to success in this game. Pittsburgh seems to be powerful with their hitting unit while they still have a balance with their pitching staff. Back the Pirates to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Pittsburgh Pirates 8, Baltimore Orioles 3.