The MLB is set up with another great slate of baseball throughout Sunday. Fifteen games are up on the board throughout July 10. One of these games will be between the Los Angeles Angels and the Baltimore Orioles. These two teams have been struggling a bit this season, but will look for a win in this one. This game will throw the first pitch at around 12:05 PM Eastern time on Peacock.
Los Angeles has earned a record of 38-48 throughout this season, which has them sitting in fourth place of the AL West. The Angels have lost three games in a row and are 2-8 throughout their last 10 games. Los Angeles is seven and a half games out of a wild card spot. The Angels will look to get back on track with a big win on the road.
The Orioles have put up a record of 42-44 so far on the season, which has them in last place of the AL East. Baltimore has won seven games in a row, but have gone 7-3 in their last 10 matchups. The Orioles are three and a half games back on a wild card spot. Baltimore will look for another fast start at home on Sunday afternoon.
These two teams are sitting outside the playoff picture to this point in the season, but will look for a big win in this one. The Angels have struggled heavily as of late, but will look to get back on track. Baltimore will look to build on their winning streak with another victory. If either team can come out fast in this one, it could be enough for the win.
The following odds are courtesy of Bovada:
|Los Angeles Angels||-1 ½ (+145)||-110||Over 9 (-105)|
|Baltimore Orioles||+1 ½ (-170)||-110||Under 9 (-115)|
|Team Data||Los Angeles Angels||Baltimore Orioles|
|Away/ Home Record||17-25||24-17|
|Batting Average Away/ Home||.213||.233|
|ERA Away/ Home||4.12||3.29|
Los Angeles Angels
- 1-7 in July games
- 8-5 when playing on a Sunday
- 12-11 in day games
- 26-36 against right handers
- 31-26 against team with a losing record
- 7-2 in July
- 7-7 when playing on Sunday
- 16-16 in day games
- 16-15 against left handed starters
- 24-20 against team with a losing record
These two teams have met up six times on the season. The first three games were in Los Angeles between April 22-24. Baltimore won the first two games, but dropped the third. The Orioles have won the first three games of this set so far as well. Baltimore has outscored the Angels 26-19 throughout the six games this season.
FINAL: Angels 0, Orioles 1 pic.twitter.com/n12mDD4XPq
— Los Angeles Angels (@Angels) July 9, 2022
The Angels have struggled a bit hitting the ball throughout the season. Los Angeles has a batting average of .232, which is 25th in the league. The Angels have earned a .302 OBP, which is 24th in the MLB. Los Angeles has posted an OPS of .691, which is 20th in the league. The Angels have hit .232 against righties on the season.
Baltimore has struggled a bit more at the plate on the season. The Orioles have a .230 batting average, which is 26th in the MLB. Baltimore has put up an on base percentage of .298, which is 27th in the league. The Orioles have earned a .679 OPS, which is 27th in the MLB. Baltimore has a BA of .230 against left handers.
These two teams have been struggling hitting the ball throughout this season and will look to step up in this one. The Orioles have been strong at the plate during this winning streak and will look to remain hot. Los Angeles will look to step up after getting shut out in Saturday’s tilt. If either team can hit well early, it could be enough for the win.
Jose Suarez will likely get the start on the mound for Los Angeles in this one. Suarez has appeared in 9 games this season, going 1-2 in those matchups. He has posted a 4.30 ERA and a WHIP of 1.540 in those outings. Suarez pitched four and two thirds innings in his last start against the Houston Astros. He gave up four hits and two runs in the no decision.
I expect Austin Voth to get the nod at pitcher for the Orioles on Sunday afternoon. Voth has earned a record of 0-1 throughout his 26 appearances. He has put up an ERA of 7.20 and a 1.800 WHIP on the season. Voth’s last start was against the Texas Rangers. He gave up four hits and three runs through four and a third innings in the no decision.
These two pitchers have been solid throughout this season and will look for a big win in this one. Voth has struggled a bit, but has been better since coming over from the Nationals. The Orioles have a slight edge in the bullpen. Baltimore’s relievers have a 3.21 ERA, which is 5th in the league. The Angels bullpen has a combined ERA of 4.07, which is 18th in the MLB.
These two teams have been solid throughout this season and will look for a big win in this one. The Angels have struggled against Baltimore on the season, but will look to step up early in this one. Los Angeles has the better offense and starting pitcher in this one. If the Angels can grab the early lead, it could be enough for the win.
Bovada has both teams listed as a -110 against the money line in this one. This gives even odds to both teams to earn the win. I agree with this line as Baltimore has been hot as of late, but Los Angeles has the better starter on the mound. The Angels will look to get their bats going early after getting shut out on Saturday. At even odds, I like the value on Los Angeles.