Orioles vs Tigers Prediction - MLB Picks 4/28/23

Detroit Tigers (9-14) vs Baltimore Orioles (16-8)

Game Info: Friday, April 28, 2023 at 6:40 pm (Comerica Park)

Eduardo Rodriguez (1-2) (2.32) vs Grayson Rodriguez (0-0) (5.12)

Betting Odds: Detroit Tigers -105 / Baltimore Orioles -116 --- Over/Under: 7.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

Where to Watch: Bally Sports Detroit Stream the MLB Game of the Day all season on ESPN+. Sign up now! Advertisement

The Baltimore Orioles and Detroit Tigers face off on Friday in an MLB showdown at Comerica Park. On Thursday the Orioles were able to secure the 7-4 victory. 

Orioles Betting Preview

The Orioles come into this game with a 17-8 record overall and they have leaned on the offense. The Orioles are averaging 5.2 runs per game while their pitching is giving up 4.3 runs per game. The offense is ranked 6th while the pitching is ranked 15th. They have leaned on the offense and they need the offense to be good here. Ryan Mountcastle has hit six home runs and driven in 20 RBIs. On the mound for the Orioles will be Grayson Rodriguez who sits with a 0-0 record and an ERA of 5.12. 

Tigers Betting Preview

On the other side of this matchup is the Tigers who sit with a 9-15 record overall and the offense has been an issue. The Tigers offense has been a major issue so far this season averaging 3.04 runs per game which is 30th in the league. The pitching hasn’t been a whole lot better and is currently ranked 24th in baseball. On the mound for the Tigers will be Eduardo Rodriguez who sits with a 1-2 record and an ERA of 2.32. In his last start against the Orioles, he went seven innings giving up one hit and zero runs.

Orioles vs Tigers Trends

The Orioles are 4-0 in their last 4 games vs. a team with a winning % below .400. Tigers are 0-8 in Rodriguezs last 8 starts with 4 days of rest. Tigers are 0-4 in Rodriguezs last 4 starts vs. American League East. Tigers are 2-10 in Rodriguezs last 12 starts vs. a team with a winning record.

Shane’s Free Pick

When Rodriguez starts against a team with a winning record, the Tigers really struggle, and it’s going to be no different in this game. The Orioles offense is elite, and guys like Mountcastle are pacing the team. The Tigers don’t have the offense to keep up, and that will be the difference here. Back the Orioles on the money line. 

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a PickDawgz site consensus.

Mitch's Take...

MLB Best Bets for Today Picks & Predictions Monday 7/22/24 | 7 Picks in 5 Minutes

18+ Has gambling become a problem for you? Call the National Problem Gambling Hotline.
1-800-522-4700 | ncpgambling.org

Credit Guaranteed Packages

Packages with Credit Guarantees automatically give you a credit if the package does not turn a profit—the sum of betting all individual picks. THESE ARE NOT PARLAYS UNLESS OTHERWISE CLEARLY STATED. If a credit guaranteed package does not profit, a credit for its full purchase price is automatically issued after picks are graded and verified.

For example, if you purchase a $39.95 package that doesn’t profit, you’ll get a $39.95 credit towards any future purchase(s) on our site. Credits are usually issued within hours of a game’s conclusion, so please allow a few hours for final verification.

To use your credits, log in to your account and add another package or pass to your cart. Credits will automatically reduce what you owe. Any remaining balance will be settled through our payment system, with any leftover credits available future purchases. Credits do not expire.

Dismiss