Orioles vs Guardians Prediction - MLB Picks 9/21/23
Cleveland Guardians (72-80) vs Baltimore Orioles (95-56)
Game Info: Thursday, September 21, 2023 at 7:15 pm (Progressive Field)
vs Grayson Rodriguez (6-4) (4.53)
Betting Odds: Cleveland Guardians / Baltimore Orioles --- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Baltimore Orioles and Cleveland Guardians face off on Thursday in an MLB showdown at Progressive Field.
Guardians Miss Playoffs With a Loss
The Minnesota Twins magic number is down to one, so if the Guardians lose this game, they will be eliminated from playoff contention. On Wednesday, the Guardians scored only two runs and that led to the four run defeat. The Guardians were swept in the last series against the Kansas City Royals. The Guardians are averaging 4.09 runs while their pitching is giving up 4.24 runs per game.
Orioles Take Series against the Astros
The Orioles are one of the best teams in baseball and they are coming off a series win against the Houston Astros. On Wednesday though the offense only scored one run and that led to the defeat. In the previous two games the Orioles had scored 17 runs total. The Orioles are averaging 5.11 runs while their pitching is giving up 4.28 runs per game. The offense is ranked 6th in the league while the pitching is ranked 8th. On the mound for the Orioles will be Grayson Rodriguez who sits with a 6-4 record and an ERA of 4.53.
Shane’s Free Pick
The Guardians are going to be eliminated from playoff contention in this game. Rodrgiuez has been good this season and he’s going to lockdown again in this game. The Guardians bats are going to be ice cold her and that is going to be the difference as the Orioles are going to get the job done here.