MLB Matchups  >>  Baltimore Orioles vs. San Diego Padres Preview 08/06/2013

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The Baltimore Orioles and the San Diego Padres will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at PETCO Park in an interleague contest.

The Orioles will give the ball to starter Bud Norris in this one. Righthander Norris is 7-9 this season with a 3.89 ERA.

Starting this game for the Padres will be Edinson Volquez. The righthander has a 5.56 ERA to go along with a 8-8 record this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Orioles listed as 122-moneyline favorites versus the Padres, while the game's total is sitting at 7½.
Baltimore lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Mariners on August 4. Bettors who backed the Mariners at +177 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for San Diego, they were a 6-3 winner as they battled the Yankees at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Padres at -104 were rewarded, while the 9 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Baltimore has lost 2 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Baltimore: 61-51 SU
San Diego: 52-60 SU
BALTIMORE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing San Diego are 5-5
After playing Seattle are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5

SAN DIEGO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Baltimore are 4-6
After playing NY Yankees are 2-8
After a win are 4-6


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Baltimore's last 6 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Baltimore's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Baltimore's last 8 games when playing San Diego
Baltimore is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games when playing at home against Baltimore
San Diego is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Baltimore
San Diego is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Diego's last 8 games when playing Baltimore

NEXT UP:
San Diego home to Baltimore, Wednesday, August 7