Orioles vs. Blue Jays - 5/12/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Toronto Blue Jays (16-17) at Baltimore Orioles (14-16)
MLB Baseball: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 7:05 pm (Camden Yards)
M Buehrle (4-2) (6.00) vs. C Tillman (2-4) (5.12)
The Line: Baltimore Orioles -123 / Toronto Blue Jays +113 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: RSN, MASN
The Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles play game two of their series Tuesday night.
The Toronto Blue Jays look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Blue Jays have allowed 12 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last 10 games. The Blue Jays have lost four straight games when allowing more than three runs. Offensively, Josh Donaldson leads Toronto with 41 hits and 21 RBI while Devon Travis and Kevin Pillar have combined for 40 RBI. The Toronto Blue Jays have lost four of their last six games on the road. Mark Buehrle gets the ball, and he’s 4-2 with a 6.00 ERA and 14 strikeouts this season. Buehrle is 10-10 with a 3.58 ERA and 84 strikeouts in his career against the Orioles.
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The Baltimore Orioles need a win after losing five of their last seven games. The Orioles have scored 13 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last nine games. The Orioles have won five of their last six games when scoring more than three runs. Adam Jones leads Baltimore with 41 hits and 23 RBI while Chris Davis and Manny Machado have combined for 36 RBI. The Baltimore Orioles have won six of their last seven games on their home field. Chris Tillman takes the hill, and he’s 2-4 with a 6.25 ERA and 23 strikeouts this season. Tillman is 4-8 with a 5.12 ERA and 70 strikeouts in his career against the Blue Jays.
The Blue Jays are 3-7 in their last 10 road games and 5-2 in Buehrles last 7 starts. The Orioles are 15-5 in their last 20 during game 2 of a series and 1-4 in Tillmans last 5 starts. The Orioles are 0-4 in Tillmans last 4 starts vs. Blue Jays.
The Orioles simply aren't losing games at home and now have one of the top pitchers on the mound. Keep taking Baltimore at home until it stops paying.