Orioles vs Astros Prediction, Odds & Player Prop Bets Today – MLB, Aug 28

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  • The Astros (81-47) are -250 favorites vs the Orioles (67-59)
  • Orioles starting pitcher: Austin Voth (4-1), 4.72 ERA
  • Astros starting pitcher: Justin Verlander (16-3), 1.87 ERA
  • Watch the game on SportsNet SW

The Baltimore Orioles (+190) visit Minute Maid Park to take on the Houston Astros (-250) on Sunday, August 28, 2022. First pitch is scheduled for 2:10pm EDT in Houston.

The Astros are betting favorites in this MLB matchup, with the run line sitting at -1.5 (-105).

The Orioles vs Astros Over/Under is 7 total runs for the game.

So far this season, the Orioles are 67-58 against the spread (ATS), while the Astros are 64-61 ATS.

Orioles vs. Astros Odds, Run Line, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Orioles+1.5 -115O 7 -115+190
Astros -1.5 -105U 7 -105-250

Orioles vs Astros Prediction for Today’s Game

Based on recent trends the model predicts the Astros will win Sunday‘s matchup with 53.5% confidence.

This prediction factors in starting pitchers, recent team and player hitting performances, the last 5 games for both the Orioles and Astros and up-to-date player injuries.


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Best Orioles Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite MLB player prop bets for Orioles players for Sunday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Ryan Mountcastle has hit the Total Bases Under in 30 of his last 40 games (+14.95 Units / 23% ROI)
  • Adley Rutschman has hit the Runs Over in 21 of his last 29 games (+14.50 Units / 46% ROI)
  • Anthony Santander has hit the Total Bases Over in 28 of his last 47 games (+12.50 Units / 24% ROI)
  • Jorge Mateo has hit the Total Bases Over in 27 of his last 38 games (+11.95 Units / 21% ROI)
  • Ryan Mountcastle has hit the Runs Under in 26 of his last 35 games (+11.25 Units / 19% ROI)
  • Best Astros Player Prop Best Bets Today

    And here are some favorite MLB player prop bets for Astros players for Sunday‘s game, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Alex Bregman has hit the Total Bases Over in 34 of his last 60 games at home (+15.35 Units / 24% ROI)
  • Framber Valdez has hit the Pitching Outs Over in 17 of his last 21 games (+14.70 Units / 61% ROI)
  • Alex Bregman has hit the Runs Over in 19 of his last 28 games (+12.25 Units / 42% ROI)
  • Kyle Tucker has hit the Hits Over in 15 of his last 17 games (+11.45 Units / 29% ROI)
  • Alex Bregman has hit the Hits Over in 23 of his last 29 games (+9.40 Units / 14% ROI)
  • Astros vs Orioles Home Run Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Alex Bregman 0.5 +360 0.5 -650
    Jeremy Pena 0.5 +425 0.5 -800
    Jose Altuve 0.5 +375 0.5 -700
    Kyle Tucker 0.5 +275 0.5 -450
    Martin Maldonado 0.5 +550 0.5 -1200

    Astros vs Orioles Total Hits Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Alex Bregman 0.5 -250 0.5 +165
    Jeremy Pena 0.5 -250 0.5 +175
    Jose Altuve 0.5 -250 0.5 +170
    Kyle Tucker 0.5 -275 0.5 +185
    Martin Maldonado 0.5 -110 0.5 -130

    Astros vs Orioles RBI Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Alex Bregman 0.5 +150 0.5 -225
    Jeremy Pena 0.5 +210 0.5 -300
    Jose Altuve 0.5 +195 0.5 -300
    Kyle Tucker 0.5 +125 0.5 -185
    Martin Maldonado 0.5 +240 0.5 -375

    Astros vs Orioles Strikeout Prop Bets Today

    Over Under
    Justin Verlander 6.5 -120 6.5 -115
    Austin Voth 3.5 -155 3.5 +110
  • The Baltimore Orioles have covered the Run Line in 28 of their last 36 away games (+16.65 Units / 32% ROI)
  • The Baltimore Orioles have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 40 of their last 64 games (+15.90 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Baltimore Orioles have hit the Moneyline in 21 of their last 36 away games (+14.80 Units / 41% ROI)
  • The Baltimore Orioles have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Under in 34 of their last 59 games (+8.75 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Baltimore Orioles have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 17 of their last 35 away games (+5.30 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have covered the 1st Five Innings (F5) Run Line in 75 of their last 115 games (+27.65 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Total Over in 39 of their last 72 games (+9.80 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have covered the Run Line in 9 of their last 12 games at home (+6.00 Units / 41% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have hit the 1st Five Innings (F5) Moneyline in 11 of their last 16 games (+4.45 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Houston Astros have hit the Moneyline in 7 of their last 9 games at home (+3.30 Units / 15% ROI)
  • Orioles Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Against the spread this MLB season, the Orioles have gone 83-42 against the Run Line (+33.05 Units / 19.92% ROI).

    • 67-58 when betting on the Moneyline for +29.9 Units / 22.71% ROI
    • 57-63 when betting on the total runs Over for -11 Units / -8.04% ROI
    • 63-57 when betting on the total runs Under for +0.45 Units / 0.32% ROI

    Astros Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Against the spread this MLB season, the Orioles have gone 64-61 against the Run Line (+4 Units / 2.75% ROI).

    • 79-46 when betting on the Moneyline for +4.2 Units / 1.95% ROI
    • 45-73 when betting on the total runs Over for -33.9 Units / -24.79% ROI
    • 73-45 when betting on the total runs Under for +23.25 Units / 16.77% ROI

    Opponents are hitting .407 (37-for-91) against Austin Voth versus the bottom of the order this season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 62 total IP; League Avg: .231 — 0 Percentile.

    Opponents are hitting .217 (65-for-299) against Austin Voth with two-strikes since the start of last season — 2nd highest among qualified RPs in MLB*; League Avg: .157 — second Percentile.

    Austin Voth has allowed a slugging percentage of .615 (56 Total Bases / 91 ABs) versus the bottom of the order this season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 62 total IP; League Avg: .355 — 0 Percentile.

    Austin Voth has allowed an OPS of 1.047 (95 PA’s) versus the bottom of the order this season — highest in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 62 total IP; League Avg: .640 — 0 Percentile.

    Justin Verlander: Astros Starting Pitcher Stats & Trends

    Justin Verlander has allowed an OBP of just .228 (569 PA’s) since the start of last season — best in MLB among starting pitchers with at least 143 total IP; League Avg: .305 — 100th Percentile.

    Justin Verlander has allowed an OBP of just .170 (330 PA’s) with two-strikes this season — 3rd best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .222 — 96th Percentile.

    Justin Verlander has allowed an OPS of just .510 (570 PA’s) this season — best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .667 — 100th Percentile.

    Justin Verlander has allowed a slugging percentage of just .203 (29 Total Bases / 143 ABs) on elevated fastballs this season — best among qualified SPs in MLB; League Avg: .360 — 100th Percentile.

    Orioles Keys to the Game vs. the Astros

    The Orioles are 7-51 (.121) when trailing entering the 8th inning this season — 6th best in MLB; League Avg: .085.

    The Orioles are 37-24 (.607) at home this season — 8th best in MLB; League Avg: .529.

    The Orioles are 52-2 (.963) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: .915.

    The Orioles are 50-1 (.980) when leading entering the 7th inning this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .885.

    Astros Keys to the Game vs. the Orioles

    The Astros are 70-18 (.795) when allowing 4 or fewer runs this season — 3rd best in MLB; League Avg: .703.

    The Astros are 11-5 (.688) when tied entering the 7th inning this season — 4th best in MLB; League Avg: .500.

    The Astros are 51-3 (.944) when scoring 5 or more runs this season — best in MLB; League Avg: .799.

    The Astros are 66-5 (.930) when leading entering the 8th inning this season — 10th best in MLB; League Avg: .915.

    Orioles hitters have chased 33% of pitches out of the zone against LHP this season — 2nd highest in MLB; League Avg: 29%.

    The Orioles have a winning percentage of just 41% since the start of last season — 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 50%.

    The Orioles are batting just .109 with two-strikes over the last 14 days (13 games) — lowest in MLB; League Avg: .167.

    Orioles hitters have an OBP of just .232 (5,879 PA’s) with two-strikes since the start of last season — 5th lowest in MLB; League Avg: .243.

    Astros hitters have just 628 strikeouts in 3,488 PA’s (18%) against LHP since the start of last season — best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

    Astros hitters have just 248 strikeouts in 1,407 PA’s (18%) against LHP this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

    Astros hitters have just 758 strikeouts in 4,148 PA’s (18%) against LHP since the start of 2020 — best in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

    Astros hitters have put 40% of their swings in play against LHP since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 37%.

    Orioles pitchers have an ERA of 5.78 (1162.0 IP) against division opponents since the start of last season — highest in MLB; League Avg: 4.18.

    Orioles pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 39% with two-strikes since the start of last season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

    Opponents have a groundball rate of just 41% against Orioles pitchers since the start of last season — 4th lowest in MLB; League Avg: 43%.

    Orioles pitchers have a strikeout rate of just 20% since the start of last season — 3rd lowest in MLB; League Avg: 23%.

    Astros pitchers have allowed opponents to score in three different innings in 29% of their games this season — lowest in MLB; League Avg: 42%.

    Astros pitchers have a strikeout rate of 45% with two-strikes this season — 4th best in MLB; League Avg: 42%.

    Astros pitchers have an ERA of 2.81 (560.2 IP) at home this season — best in MLB; League Avg: 3.83.

    Astros pitchers have a strikeout rate of 25% this season — tied for 4th best in MLB; League Avg: 22%.

    Astros vs. Orioles Injuries Tonight That May Affect Prop Bets 

  • Chas McCormick (Astros): Finger, Day-to-Day
  • Jason Castro (Astros): Knee, D60
  • Blake Taylor (Astros): Elbow, D60
  • Michael Brantley (Astros): Shoulder, D60
  • Thomas Pressly (Astros): Neck, D15
  • Joshua James (Astros): Lat, D60
  • Aledmys Díaz (Astros): Groin, D10
  • Travis Lakins Sr. (Orioles): Elbow, D60
  • Christopher Ellis (Orioles): Shoulder, D60
  • John Means (Orioles): Elbow, D60
  • Alexander Wells (Orioles): Elbow, D60
  • Tyler Wells (Orioles): Side, D15

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