- The Baltimore Orioles need to win only 17 of their remaining 70 games to cash the OVER on their preseason win total.
- At 73% accomplishment, the Orioles are the team closest to clinching their preseason win total.
- The New York Yankees are the only other team in the majors to hit at least 70% of their win total at the All-Star break.
At the halfway mark of the season, the Baltimore Orioles have almost hit their preseason win total.
With a record of 46-46 at the All-Star break, Baltimore is at the bottom of the American League East division standings but they only need to win 17 out of their remaining 60 games to cash the OVER on their 62.5 win total.
Two Losses Since July 2nd
The Baltimore Orioles have lost twice since July 2
Just leaving that here.
— The Exit 52 Podcast (@Exit52Podcast) July 21, 2022
Heading to the All-Star break, the Orioles have lost just twice since July 2nd. With 46 wins, they are just six off last season’s actual win total and are just 17 games off their preseason betting total of 62.5 wins. At 73% of their win total, the Orioles are the team that is closest to hitting its preseason betting win total.
Baltimore is 3% better than the Yankees, who are off to one of their best starts ever. At 64-29, the Bronx Bombers only need to go 28-42 the rest of the way to hit the OVER on their 91.5 win total. New York at 70% and Baltimore are the only teams in Major League Baseball to have hit at least 70% of their preseason win total at the break.
Overall, there are a total of six teams in the American League that have hit at least 60% of their preseason win total. After the Orioles and Yankees, the Houston Astros are next at 64% of their 91.5 win total. The Minnesota Twins, Cleveland Guardians, and Seattle Mariners are all at 60% of their preseason betting total.
Atlanta Braves Pull Within 2.5 Games off New York Mets
— BetUS_MLB (@BetUS_MLB) July 18, 2022
The Mets have seen their NL East lead over the defending World Series champions Atlanta Braves to just 2.5 games. Despite that, the Mets lead all American League teams in the race to their respective preseason win total. There are also six teams in the National League that have hit at least 60% of their preseason win total and the Mets are on top of the list with their 65%. They only need to win 31 of their remaining 69 games to hit the OVER on their 88.5 win total.
Colorado was projected to win only 69.5 games this season but at 43-50, the Rockies are already at 61% of that win total and only need to win 27 out of their remaining 69 games to cash the OVER. Meanwhile, the Braves had the second-highest win total in the AL at 91.5 wins but the champs have already hit 61% of that total. The Braves need a 36-32 finish to go OVER their total. The Dodgers were given the highest win total in the entire MLB and they are already at 61% of their 98.5 win total. L.A. needs a 39-33 record during the second half of the season to go OVER their total.
Pittsburgh was given a 64.5 win total to start the year and at 39-54 at the break, the Pirates are at 60% of their total and they will need to win only 26 out of their last 69 games to hit the OVER. On the other hand, the Arizona Diamondbacks need to win only 27 out of their remaining games to hit the OVER on their 66.5 win total. The Diamondbacks are the 6th team in the AL to hit at least 60% of their win total.