Michael Pineda (6-11, 5.12 ERA) and the New York Yankees (69-65) are in Baltimore to meet Wade Miley (8-11, 5.43 ERA) and the Orioles (74-61) in a game that could be high scoring. This is the last of a three-game series at Camden Yards. The Orioles won the last game 2-0, and Baltimore leads the series 2-0. The game gets underway at 1:35 p.m. ET on Sunday, Sep. 4 and will air on MASN and YES.
In his last start, Miley pitched 7.0 innings, giving up three runs, striking out nine and walking two in a 5-1 loss to the Blue Jays. Mark Trumbo (.255, 79 Rs, 41 HRs, 97 RBIs, 2 SBs) went 1 for 3 yesterday with one run. The Yankees were also unsuccessful the last time Pineda pitched. He struggled, going 6.0 innings, allowing five runs and striking out eight in an 8-5 loss to the Royals. Carlos Beltran (.295, 64 Rs, 26 HRs, 80 RBIs) has been doing well offensively for the Yankees, going 2 for 3 yesterday with one run and two RBIs.
The Orioles hold a 30-25 record this season against teams in the AL East Division. The Yankees' record in these matchups is 21-30.
When leading after seven innings, Baltimore is 36-23, while New York is 37-31.
The Yankees didn't score any runs in their last game. The Orioles have a 7-0 record when they don't allow any runs.
When they are outhit, the Yankees are 12-54. The Orioles have an 18-48 record when opponents outhit them.
Ranking first in home runs, Baltimore has hit 214 this season. New York ranks 20th with 148 home runs.
Baltimore and New York both rank near the bottom of the league in walks. Baltimore sits at 24th with 384 this season and New York ranks 25th with 382.
The Orioles are 62-40 when they hit at least one home run. The Yankees perform similarly when they hit one or more homers with a 52-33 record.