Orioles host the Angels on 5-game home win streak

July 8, 2022 GMT

Los Angeles Angels (38-46, fourth in the AL West) vs. Baltimore Orioles (40-44, fifth in the AL East)

Baltimore; Friday, 7:05 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Angels: Reid Detmers (0-0); Orioles: Tyler Wells (7-4, 3.09 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, 50 strikeouts)

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Orioles -151, Angels +130; over/under is 8 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: The Baltimore Orioles host the Los Angeles Angels looking to extend a five-game home winning streak.

Baltimore is 22-17 in home games and 40-44 overall. The Orioles have a 26-7 record in games when they have more hits than their opponents.

Los Angeles has gone 17-23 on the road and 38-46 overall. The Angels have a 6-13 record in games decided by one run.

Friday’s game is the fifth time these teams square off this season. The Orioles are ahead 3-1 in the season series.

TOP PERFORMERS: Austin Hays has 20 doubles, a triple, 11 home runs and 45 RBI while hitting .261 for the Orioles. Cedric Mullins is 12-for-36 with six doubles and a home run over the last 10 games.

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Mike Trout has 17 doubles, two triples, 23 home runs and 48 RBI while hitting .265 for the Angels. Taylor Ward is 10-for-35 with three doubles and a home run over the last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Orioles: 6-4, .230 batting average, 3.68 ERA, outscored opponents by five runs

Angels: 4-6, .178 batting average, 4.45 ERA, outscored by 20 runs

INJURIES: Orioles: Kyle Bradish: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Alexander Wells: 60-Day IL (elbow), Chris Ellis: 60-Day IL (shoulder), John Means: 60-Day IL (elbow)

Angels: Michael Lorenzen: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Archie Bradley: 60-Day IL (elbow), Matt Duffy: 10-Day IL (back), Jimmy Herget: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Anthony Rendon: 60-Day IL (wrist), Austin Warren: 15-Day IL (tricep), David Fletcher: 60-Day IL (hip), Cooper Criswell: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Chris Rodriguez: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Griffin Canning: 60-Day IL (back)

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.