In this AL matchup, the Kansas City Royals (2-3) are taking on the Baltimore Orioles (3-2) at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, MD. First pitch is set for 1:05 PM ET and the game can be seen on MASN.

On the mound for the Royals is Cole Ragans, while the Orioles will counter with Corbin Burnes. The over/under line is currently sitting at 7.5 runs, with the under being favored at -123.

BALTIMORE ORIOLES VS KANSAS CITY ROYALS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Baltimore Orioles Moneyline -174

This game will be played at Oriole Park at Camden Yards at 1:05 ET on Wednesday, April 3rd.

HOW TO BET THE ROYALS VS ORIOLES:

  • We have the Orioles winning by a score of 6 to 5
  • However, if you’re looking for a run line pick, we like the Royals to cover
  • As for an over/under pick, we have this game finishing with 11 runs and like the over

The Royals and Orioles played the previous game of this series, with Kansas City picking up a 4-1 win on the road. Alec Marsh got the win and finished with a quality start, going seven innings and giving up just one earned run. Will Smith closed things out with the save.

Kansas City’s offense did most of its damage in the 2nd inning, scoring three runs and knocking Cole Irvin out of the game after five innings. Irvin gave up four earned runs on seven hits. The only Orioles run came in the 3rd inning.

Maikel Garcia led the Royals’ offense with three RBIs, while Nick Loftin drove in a run and scored twice. Garcia and Salvador Perez each had two hits, while the only Orioles run came from Colton Cowser, who went 2/3 with a double.

Royals Records & Stats

Cole Ragans will be on the mound for the Kansas City Royals as they take on the Baltimore Orioles on the road. Ragans had a solid first start of the season, going six innings and allowing just two earned runs in a loss to the Twins. He’ll look to build on that performance and pick up his first win of the year against the Orioles.

When looking at the Royals’ hitting projections, Bobby Witt Jr. is not only projected to have the most hits on the team, but his total is 15th best in the league today. He also has the best odds to hit a home run on the team, with the 10th best odds in the league. Nelson Velázquez is 2nd in terms of home run odds for the Royals and 11th in the league, while Maikel Garcia is 2nd in hits projections for the team and 24th in the league.

Orioles Records & Stats

Corbin Burnes will take the mound for the Baltimore Orioles in their home opener against the Kansas City Royals. Burnes is coming off a strong start in his season debut, where he went six innings and allowed just one run on one hit. He will look to build off that performance and continue to be a reliable arm for the Orioles.

For the Orioles, we have Gunnar Henderson as our top projected hitter in terms of total hits, with his projection being 19th best in the league today. He also has the 2nd best odds on the team to hit a home run, with his chances being 10th best in the league. Anthony Santander is our top projected Orioles hitter in terms of home runs, with his odds being 9th best in the league today. Adley Rutschman is 2nd on the team in total hits, with his projection being 27th best in the league today.