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Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles 09/07/2021 Odds, Betting Picks and Predictions
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles 09/07/2021 – Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland will continue to play host to Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles. Both teams are struggling to make ends meet with their weak overall performance. Kansas City is better than the Orioles as they hold a 62-75 record on the season while sitting at fourth in the AL Central. The Orioles are just the opposite as they remain at the bottom of the AL East Division play. The top online sportsbook odds remain in favor of the Royals to win this game and cover the spread against Baltimore.
Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles 09/07/2021
Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Royals increased their overall record after taking out the Orioles in their last game. The Royals smashed three runs and gave up just two in return. Kansas City will deliver Jackson Kowar as their starter in this game. Kowar is holding a 0-2 record with an ERA of 9.92. This will be the righty’s fourth career start in the majors. Kowar has been struggling with control as he walked eight opponent hitters in a span of 11 innings.
Players to watch: Whit Merrifield RF (GP 136, AB 549, R 79, H 153, 2B 30, 3B 3, HR 10, RBI 68, TB 219, BB 37, SO 82, SB 38, AVG 0.279, OBP 0.323, SLG 0.399, OPS 0.722, WAR 3.9), Salvador Perez C (GP 135, AB 520, R 69, H 144, 2B 19, 3B 0, HR 41, RBI 102, TB 286, BB 22, SO 143, SB 1, AVG 0.277, OBP 0.317, SLG 0.55, OPS 0.867, WAR 4.9).
The Baltimore Orioles dropped their 93rd game on the season and they hold the worst record in the majors behind the Diamondbacks. The Orioles went one for five with runners in their scoring position in their last defeat. Cedric Mullins smashed his 26th home run from the plate in their losing effort. Matt Harvey will be sent to the mound here as their starter in this game. The righty is holding a 6-14 record on the season with an ERA of 6.28. Baltimore lost six of their last starts with Harvey on the mound.
Players to watch: Cedric Mullins CF (GP 132, AB 511, R 77, H 156, 2B 32, 3B 4, HR 25, RBI 52, TB 271, BB 47, SO 108, SB 26, AVG 0.305, OBP 0.369, SLG 0.53, OPS 0.899, WAR 4.9),Trey Mancini RF (GP 128, AB 493, R 69, H 129, 2B 29, 3B 1, HR 21, RBI 66, TB 223, BB 43, SO 125, SB 0, AVG 0.262, OBP 0.328, SLG 0.452, OPS 0.78, WAR 0.8).
Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Betting Numbers
Kansas City Royals
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas City’s last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Baltimore’s last 6 games.
Kansas City Royals vs Baltimore Orioles Betting Picks
The Orioles are no match here with a weak starting pitcher. Take the Royals to win this game with the best spread betting odds in their favor. Kansas has a strong batting unit that will score well against Harvey.
Score Prediction: Royals 7, Orioles 5.