In the American League; the Baltimore Orioles will take on the Texas Rangers in the second of a four game series at Globe Life Park in Arlington Texas. The Baltimore Orioles are coming off their first MLB betting odds loss of the season, which dropped them to 7-1 on the season. Baltimore is at the top of the American League East. For the Texas Rangers, they dropped to 5-5 on Wednesday with a loss to the Seattle Mariners. The Rangers are second in the American League West, by ½ game behind the Angels.
How To Bet on the Orioles @ Rangers MLB Odds, TV and Game Info
When: Friday, April 15, 2016
Where: Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas
TV: MASN2, FSSW
Radio: Orioles and Rangers
Stream Option: FoxSportsGo
Starting Pitchers: Orioles: Vance Worley (0-0) vs. Rangers: Martin Perez (0-1)
MLB Odds: TBA
Why Bet the Orioles
There has not been a hotter team at the start of the Major League Baseball season than the Baltimore Orioles. The signing of Chris Davis has started off well, along with rookie Joey Rickard. The Orioles are batting .289 as a team, which is led by Manny Machado, and his .441 batting average. Baltimore will send Vance Worley to the mound in this one. Worley, spent much of his early career with the Phillies, and holds a 31-28 record. In his first start of 2016, Worley allowed 7 hits in 4.2 innings.
Why Bet the Rangers
Texas will counter with Martin Perez in this one. The 25 year old is 0-1 on the season with an earned run average of 3.65. In his career, Perez is 18-20 with an earned run average over 4.00. The Rangers allowed an extra inning homerun to lose to Seattle on Wednesday. Texas on the offensive side is led by third baseman Adrian Beltre. Beltre is batting .308, and has belted 2 homeruns and drove in 10 runs on the season. Texas has also seen designated hitter Prince Fielder drive in 10 runs in the first 10 games as well.
Expert Pick & Score Prediction
This should be a pretty good game. The Texas offense is hard to hold down for too long. Remember, this is a Texas team that made the postseason a season ago. Vance Worley is not a pick we would make the shut down the Rangers offense. On the other side, can the Orioles red hot offense handle the left handed stuff of Martin Perez? Look for both starting pitchers to earn a no decision in this game. In the end, the home team comes away with the win. Take the Texas Rangers -110 over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday. The final score prediction for this game is the Texas Rangers 6-5 over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday evening.