The New York Yankees will host the Baltimore Orioles tonight for the start of a 4 game series between the two. All MLB odds can be found at Top Bet sportsbook.
The Yankees were impressive taking two of three this weekend over the Tigers. They are still actually not in first place in the division though which is always rare for the Yankees. They are 6-4 in their last 10 and currently sit 1.5 games back in the division. Derek Jeter is off to a blistering .396 start to the season and Curtis Granderson already has 8 home runs on the season as well. The Yankees pitching has been up and down this season and has pitched to an ERA of 4.62 with their starts having an eye popping 6.37 mark. Hiroki Kuroda will start tonight for the Yankees. Kuroda has been more up than down lately as the Yankees have lost is last two outings and he has pitched to a 4.38 ERA overall.
The Orioles are one of the feel good stories in baseball this season as they are off to a real good start down in Baltimore. The Orioles are 7-3 in their last 10 games. They are led on offense by Adam Jones who has always been a star with the glove and is now turning it on with the bat. The Orioles overall team ERA is 3.11 which is excellent. Jason Hammel gets the start for the Orioles. Hammel has been excellent this season for the O’s as he has 25 strike outs in 26 IP so far this season.
New York is 5-1 in their last six game one of a series, 42-19 in their last 61 home games, and 10-3 in their last 13 Monday games. Baltimore is 6-1 in their last seven games overall, 6-1 in their last six games against a right handed starter, and 4-0 in Hammel’s last four starts. Baltimore is 12-40 in the last 52 meetings of these two.
With Baltimore with the pitching edge tonight it will be your best option to take them given the generous odds with sportsbook betting.