Yankees Vs Orioles: MLB Betting Lines, Stats And Predictions – September 15, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on September 15, 2021

Gleyber Torres will look for his 100th hit of the year (he has 99) when his New York Yankees (81-64) take on the Baltimore Orioles (46-98) at 7:05 PM ET on Wednesday. New York’s (-180 to win) Nestor Cortes Jr. and Baltimore’s (+155) John Means will start this matchup.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of September 15, 2021, 6:00 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to place a bet at DraftKings.

Yankees vs Orioles Betting Lines

Yankees Betting Insights

  • This season, the Yankees have been favored 121 times and won 69, or 57%, of those games.
  • This season, New York has won 25 of its 42 games, or 59.5%, when favored by at least -180 on the moneyline.
  • The sportsbooks’ moneyline implies a 62.1% chance of a victory for the Yankees.
  • The Yankees and their opponents have combined to hit the over six times in their last 10 games with a total.

Yankees Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 3-7
Runs Per Game 4.5
HR 21
ERA 5.56
K/9 9.8

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Orioles Betting Insights

  • The Orioles have come away with 43 wins in the 134 contests they have been listed as the underdogs in this season.
  • This season, Baltimore has been victorious 15 times in 58 chances when named as an underdog of at least +155 or longer on the moneyline.
  • Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that the Orioles have a 37.9% chance of pulling out a win.
  • In their last 10 matchups with a total posted by oddsmakers, the Orioles and their foes are 5-3-2 when it comes to hitting the over.

Orioles Last 10 Games Trend

Stat Avg/Total
Record 4-6
Runs Per Game 5.3
HR 18
ERA 8.16
K/9 5.8

Orioles Probable Pitcher – John Means

  • Means (5-7 with a 3.42 ERA and 114 strikeouts in 126 1/3 innings pitched) makes the start for the Orioles, his 23rd of the season.
  • In his most recent time out on Thursday, the left-hander threw seven innings against the Royals, giving up two earned runs while surrendering five hits.
  • The 28-year-old has amassed a 3.42 ERA and 8.1 strikeouts per nine innings in 22 games this season, while giving up a batting average of .218 to his opponents.
  • Means heads into this game with 18 outings of five or more innings pitched this season.
  • The Orioles have a 7-9 record in Means’ 16 starts this season when they were the moneyline underdog.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of September 15, 2021 at 6:40 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Yankees Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 81-64
Home 41-31
Road 40-33
vs LHP (Starters) 27-23
vs RHP (Starters) 53-41
Day Games 5-10
Night Games 76-54

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Yankees Probable Pitcher – Nestor Cortes Jr.

  • The Yankees’ Cortes (2-2) will make his 11th start of the season.
  • The left-hander gave up two earned runs in six innings pitched on Thursday in his last outing, a matchup with the Blue Jays.
  • The 26-year-old has pitched in 18 games this season with a 2.70 ERA, 9.3 strikeouts per nine innings and a batting average against of .215.
  • In 10 starts, Cortes has pitched through or past the fifth inning eight times. He has a season average of 4.1 frames per outing.
  • His team is 4-2 this season when he starts and they are the moneyline favorite.
  • Pitchers reflected above are based on projections as of September 15, 2021 at 6:40 PM ET and may not be the pitchers at game time.

Orioles Hitting Splits

Split Record
Overall 46-98
Home 22-50
Road 24-48
vs LHP (Starters) 19-39
vs RHP (Starters) 27-58
Day Games 1-3
Night Games 45-95

Yankees Hitting Stats

  • The Yankees rank ninth in MLB action with 194 home runs. They average 1.3 per game.
  • The Yankees average 1.4 homers per game when playing on the road this season (102 total in road contests).
  • New York has 21 home runs during the last 10 games.
  • Aaron Judge is batting .292 with 34 home runs and 84 RBI. All three of those stats are tops among New York hitters this season.
  • Giancarlo Stanton has collected 121 hits this season and has an OBP of .358. He’s slugging .497 on the year.

Orioles Hitting Stats

  • The Orioles have hit 178 homers this season, which ranks 15th in the league.
  • They’ve hit 111 homers, an average of 1.5 per game, in 72 home contests this season.
  • Baltimore has hit 18 home runs over the last 10 games.
  • The Orioles have lost four straight games and are batting .246 as a team with 21 runs scored over that span.
  • Cedric Mullins has racked up a team-best batting average of .299, while leading the Orioles in home runs (29).
  • Trey Mancini is hitting .261 with 31 doubles, a triple, 21 home runs and 45 walks.

Game Prediction

Moneyline Pick: Orioles (+155)

Over/Under Pick: Over (10)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm derived from offensive performance metrics and probable starting pitchers.

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