Orioles vs. Phillies - 6/16/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Philadelphia Phillies (22-42) at Baltimore Orioles (31-31)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 7:05 pm (Camden Yards)
J Williams (3-6) (5.71) vs. C Tillman (4-7) (5.12)
The Line: Baltimore Orioles -180 / Philadelphia Phillies +170 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSN-PHI, MASN
The Philadelphia Phillies and Baltimore Orioles play game two of their series Tuesday night.
The Philadelphia Phillies need a win to snap a seven-game losing streak. The Phillies have scored three runs in their last three games and three or less runs in six straight games. The Phillies have lost 14 straight games when scoring three or less runs. Ben Revere leads Philadelphia with 69 hits and 16 RBI while Ryan Howard and Chase Utley have combined for 53 RBI. The Philadelphia Phillies have lost 11 straight road games. Jerome Williams gets the nod, and he’s 3-6 with a 5.71 ERA and 41 strikeouts this season. Williams is 4-2 with a 4.71 ERA and 31 strikeouts in his career against the Orioles.
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The Baltimore Orioles look to stay hot after winning five of their last six games. The Orioles have scored 16 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last six games. The Orioles have won seven straight games when scoring more than three runs. Adam Jones leads Baltimore with 72 hits and 33 RBI while Manny Machado and Chris Davis have combined for 67 RBI. The Baltimore Orioles have won six of their last seven home games. Chris Tillman takes the hill, and he’s 4-7 with a 5.68 ERA and 46 strikeouts this season. This will be Tillman’s first career game against the Phillies.
The Phillies are 17-36 in their last 53 games as an underdog and 0-5 in Williams' last 5 starts. The Orioles are 55-26 in their last 81 home games and 2-6 in Tillmans last 8 home starts. The Phillies are 1-5 in the last 6 meetings.
Hard to back the Phillies, and it's even tougher to back them on the road. Take the O's and the runline to give your wager more value.