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    Jesus Aguilar will try to notch his 100th hit of the season (he has 98) when his Baltimore Orioles (71-61) take on the Oakland Athletics (49-85) on Sunday at 1:35 PM ET. The Orioles are favored (-181) over the Athletics (+153). Baltimore has Spenser Watkins set to start, while Oakland will send out Adrian Martinez.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Orioles vs. Athletics

    • Game Day: Sunday, September 4, 2022
    • Game Time: 1:35 PM ET
    • Location: Baltimore, Maryland
    • Stadium: Oriole Park at Camden Yards
    Orioles vs Athletics Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Orioles -181 8.5

    Orioles Stats & Trends

    Orioles Batting

    • The Orioles are 14th in baseball with 142 total home runs.
    • The Orioles’ .237 batting average ranks 21st in the majors.
    • The Orioles rank 25th in the league with an on-base percentage of .305.
    • The Orioles strike out 8.7 times per game to rank 20th in baseball.
    • The Orioles average one home run per game when playing at home this season (66 total in home outings).
    • The Orioles are slugging .399 with 2.9 extra-base hits per game in home contests.
    • At home this season the team averages 8.1 hits per game and is batting .244.

    Orioles Key Batters

    • Anthony Santander leads Baltimore in OBP (.335) and total hits (119) this season.
    • Among qualifying hitters in MLB, Santander is 75th in batting average, 60th in on-base percentage, and 36th in slugging.
    • Cedric Mullins has hit 13 homers this season while driving in 51 runs. He’s batting .264 this season.
    • Among qualifying hitters, Mullins ranks 61st in batting average, 77th in on-base percentage and 85th in slugging percentage.
    • Ryan Mountcastle has collected 113 base hits, an OBP of .296 and a slugging percentage of .440 this season.
    • Mountcastle brings a four-game hitting streak into this game. During his last five outings he is hitting .375 with three home runs, two walks and seven RBI.
    • Austin Hays is batting .253 with a .309 OBP and 54 RBI for Baltimore this season.
    • Hays has hit safely in two straight games. In his last five games he is hitting .176 with a double, a walk and an RBI.

    Athletics Stats & Trends

    Athletics Batting

    • The Athletics’ 111 home runs rank 28th in MLB this season.
    • The Athletics have a team batting average of just .216 this season, which ranks last among MLB teams.
    • The Athletics have an OBP of just .280 this season, which ranks last in MLB.
    • The Athletics rank 15th with an average of 8.4 strikeouts per game.
    • They’ve hit 71 homers, an average of 1 per game, in 68 road contests this season.
    • They have a team slugging percentage of .370 in away games this season with 180 extra-base hits.
    • They are averaging 7.7 base hits per game and batting .228 on the road this season.

    Athletics Key Batters

    • Sean Murphy has 112 hits with a .333 on-base percentage and a .442 slugging percentage, all club-bests for the Athletics.
    • Including all the qualified hitters in the majors, Murphy’s batting average ranks 76th, his on-base percentage is 65th, and he is 52nd in slugging.
    • Tony Kemp has 21 doubles, four home runs and 38 walks while hitting .227.
    • Including all qualified hitters, Kemp’s batting average puts him 124th, his on-base percentage is 120th, and he is 142nd in slugging.
    • Seth Brown is hitting .222 with 22 doubles, two triples, 17 home runs and 35 walks.
    • Chad Pinder has 16 doubles, 10 home runs and 12 walks while batting .230.

    Orioles vs. Athletics Probable Pitchers

    Watkins Martinez
    18 GS 6
    4-5 W-L 3-3
    4.26 ERA 5.28
    88.2 IP 29.0
    24 BB 9
    56 SO 25
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