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Baltimore Orioles vs Oakland Athletics 04/21/2022 Game Spread, Top Picks and Predictions
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Baltimore Orioles vs Oakland Athletics 04/21/2022 – On Thursday afternoon, the Baltimore Orioles and the Oakland Athletics will lock horns at the Oakland Coliseum. This is going to be the fourth game in the ongoing series between the two teams. The Baltimore Orioles are placed in the fifth position of the AL East, currently dominated by the Yankees, with a record of 4-8. The Oakland Athletics are in the third position of the AL West with a record of 7-6. The Orioles surprisingly won game 3 of the series but are expected to lose in this one according to the latest MLB predictions.
Baltimore Orioles vs Oakland Athletics 04/21/2022
The Baltimore Orioles are coming into this game after losing five of their last eight games played. In their last three games, the Orioles have scored only three runs. On offense, Baltimore is led by Trey Mancini who has 11 hits with 2 RBIs in this season. Anthony Santander and Ryan Mountcastle have a combo of 22 hits and 4 ribbies. In Thursday’s game against the Oakland A’s, the Baltimore Orioles are expected to send Tyler Wells to the mound. Wells is 0-1 with a 6-35 ERA in this season.
Players to watch: C. Mullins CF (GP 11, AB 44, R 2, H 8, 2B 1, 3B 1, HR 2, RBI 8, TB 17, BB 3, SO 15, SB 1, AVG 0.182, OBP 0.25, SLG 0.386, OPS 0.636, WAR 0.1), R. Mountcastle 1B (GP 11, AB 44, R 2, H 11, 2B 1, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 3, TB 15, BB 2, SO 11, SB 0, AVG 0.25, OBP 0.283, SLG 0.341, OPS 0.624, WAR 0.2).
The Oakland Athletics have won five of their last eight games played and have managed to score seven runs in their last three games. On its attacking side, the Oakland A’s are led by Tony Kemp who has scored 12 hits with a pair of rib-eyes in this season. Sean Murphy and Sheldon Neuse have a combo of 22 hits with 14 RBIs for the team. On the mound against the Orioles, the A’s will be placing Paul Blackburn. Blackburn is 1-0 with a 1.80 ERA in this season and has a 3.72 ERA against Baltimore in his entire career.
Players to watch: S. Murphy C (GP 12, AB 47, R 7, H 11, 2B 5, 3B 1, HR 2, RBI 8, TB 24, BB 2, SO 15, SB 0, AVG 0.234, OBP 0.275, SLG 0.511, OPS 0.785, WAR 0.4), C. Pache CF (GP 12, AB 41, R 6, H 9, 2B 1, 3B 0, HR 1, RBI 5, TB 13, BB 0, SO 8, SB 0, AVG 0.22, OBP 0.22, SLG 0.317, OPS 0.537, WAR 0).
Baltimore Orioles vs Oakland Athletics Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Baltimore’s last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland’s last 6 games.
Baltimore Orioles vs Oakland Athletics Betting Picks
The Baltimore Orioles are certainly much weaker in their offense. The Oakland Athletics will be easily able to overcome the Orioles and win this game, as predicted by expert MLB series odds and statistics.
Score Prediction: Athletics 7, Orioles 2.