Tyler Wilson (1-0, 3.06 ERA) and the Baltimore Orioles (15-10) go up against CC Sabathia (1-2, 5.06 ERA) and the New York Yankees (8-16) in the second of a three-game division series at Camden Yards. The Yankees lost the last game 4-1, extending a six-game losing streak. The game gets underway at 7:05 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May. 4 and will air on MASN and YES.
In his last start, Wilson pitched 4.2 innings, allowing two runs, striking out three and walking one in a 10-2 victory over the White Sox. Mark Trumbo (.337, 15 Rs, 8 HRs, 22 RBIs, 1 SB) continued his strong season yesterday, going 2 for 4 with two runs, two home runs, and three RBIs. The Yankees were unsuccessful the last time Sabathia pitched. He went 6.0 innings, giving up three runs, striking out five and walking three in a 3-2 loss to the Rangers.
The odds are Baltimore -120 for this game and the Over/Under (O/U) is currently 9.
So far this season, the Orioles are 1-0 against the Yankees.
Predictions: SU Winner - BAL
The Orioles sit at 8-4 against the division, while the Yankees are struggling at 3-7.
New York has won 42% (5-7) of its games when leading after seven innings. However, Baltimore has won 64% (7-4) of its games when taking a late lead.
Having scored one run in their last game, the Yankees are going to have to step it up if they want to win this matchup. The Orioles have a 3-0 record in games where opponents scored one run or less.
When they outhit their opponents, the Orioles are 10-3. The Yankees have an 8-2 record when outhitting opponents.
Ranking 29th in runs, New York has earned 82 this season. Baltimore ranks 12th with 113 runs.
Ranking 21st, Baltimore is near the bottom of the league in walks, notching 76 this season. New York ranks in the bottom half at 20th with 77.
When the Orioles hit at least one home run, they are 12-6. When the Yankees hit at least one homer, they have an 8-8 record.