Baltimore Orioles at Houston Astros: 8/28/22 MLB Picks and Prediction

Houston Astros (81-46) vs Baltimore Orioles (66-59)

Game Info: Sunday, August 28, 2022 at 2:10 pm (Minute Maid Park)

Justin Verlander (16-3) (1.87) vs Austin Voth (4-1) (4.73)

Betting Odds: Houston Astros -263 / Baltimore Orioles +185 --- Over/Under: 7 Click Here for the Latest Odds

The Houston Astros will host the Baltimore Orioles in the third game of their series in the American League West versus American League East from Minute Maid Park on Sunday afternoon. The weather is expected to be mildly humid with a 0% chance of rain and 7.6 miles per hour winds.  

The Houston Astros are coming off of a 2 run loss against the Baltimore Orioles in their last game. The series is at 2-0 in favor of the Baltimore Orioles going into game 3.

Jose Urquidy got the start for the Houston Astros. He has a 3.69 ERA, with 109 strikes and a 1.14 whip. He yielded four hits and three runs in five innings in the loss. 

Houston Astros right-hander, Justin Verlander will be the starter for this one. He has a 1.87 ERA with 148 strikes and a .85 whip. 

The Baltimore Orioles are coming off of a 2 run win against the Houston Astros in their last game. Anthony Santander and Austin Hays homered to help the Orioles get the win. The series is at 2-0 in favor of the Baltimore Orioles going into game 3.

Dean Kremer got the start for the Baltimore Orioles. He has a 3.24 ERA, with 62 strikes and a 1.22 whip. He allowed four hits and a run in a career-high 7 2/3 innings in the win. 

Baltimore Orioles right-hander, Austin Voth will be the starter for this one. He has a 4.73 ERA with 65 strikes and a 1.44 whip. 

The Baltimore Orioles are 118-267 in their last 385 vs. a team with a winning record and are 71-162 in their last 233 road games vs. a right-handed starter. The Baltimore Orioles are also 3-7 in their last 10 during game 3 of a series. The Houston Astros are 29-10 in their last 39 vs. a team with a winning record and are 41-15 in their last 56 home games. The Houston Astros are also 19-7 in their last 26 Sunday games. The Houston Astros should get the win as they try to avoid the sweep in the series. 

Clayton’s Pick Astros -2.5

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