Orioles at Astros - 6/4/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Baltimore Orioles (23-28) at Houston Astros (33-20)
MLB Baseball: Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 2:10 pm (Minute Maid Park)
W Chen (1-4) (3.21) vs. D Keuchel (7-1) (1.76)
The Line: Houston Astros -145 / Baltimore Orioles +135 --- Over/Under: 7.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: MASN, ROOT-SW, MLB Net
The Houston Astros look to sweep the Baltimore Orioles Thursday afternoon.
The Baltimore Orioles look for a win to snap a five-game losing streak. The Orioles have scored seven runs in their last three games and three or less runs in five of their last eight games. The Orioles have lost seven of their last eight games when scoring three or less runs. Adam Jones leads Baltimore with 58 hits and 26 RBI while Jimmy Paredes and Manny Machado have combined for 48 RBI. The Baltimore Orioles have lost 10 of their last 12 road games. Wei-Yin Chen gets the ball, and he’s 1-4 with a 3.21 ERA and 48 strikeouts this season. Chen is 3-0 with a 3.28 ERA and 25 strikeouts in his career against the Astros.
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The Houston Astros look for a win after winning five of their last eight games. The Astros have scored 14 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in four of their last eight games. The Astros have won six of their last eight games when scoring more than three runs. Jose Altuve leads Houston with 64 hits and 26 RBI while Evan Gattis and Luis Valbuena have combined for 56 RBI. The Houston Astros have won 10 of their last 13 home games. Dallas Keuchel takes the hill, and he’s 7-1 with a 1.76 ERA and 60 strikeouts this season. Keuchel is 1-2 with a 3.60 ERA and nine strikeouts in his career against the Orioles.
The Orioles are 0-4 in their last 4 during game 4 of a series and 2-5 in Chens last 7 starts as an underdog. The Astros are 6-2 in their last 8 during game 4 of a series and 16-5 in Keuchels last 21 starts. The Orioles are 4-0 in Chens last 4 starts vs. Astros.
Same thing, different day. The O's are brutal on the road and have been fade material for a long time. Don't stop picking against Bltimore until it proves it can win away from home.