The battle on the baseball diamond is set for May 13, 2024, as the Toronto Blue Jays visit Oriole Park at Camden Yards to take on the Baltimore Orioles at 6:35 PM. Forecasters expect clear skies for the game. José Berríos, with an impressive ERA of 2.852, will start for the Blue Jays, while Corbin Burnes will take the mound for the Orioles, showcasing a slightly better ERA of 2.832.

In the current standings within the AL East Division for 2024, the Blue Jays sit at 12th place with a record of 18-22, leading to a winning percentage of .450. They are 5th in their division with an equal balance of wins and losses (5-5) in divisional matchups. The team’s recent play shows three wins in their last ten games, currently experiencing a single loss streak. Home and away games are split with a 9-9 record at home and a less favorable 9-13 on the road. The Jays have scored 147 runs but have allowed 194 runs in return.

On the contrary, the Orioles lead the division with a strong record of 26-13, reflecting a winning percentage of .667. They’ve been particularly dominant in divisional games, having won 6 of 7. Baltimore’s recent form includes seven wins in their last ten games, though they share a similar streak of one loss with the Blue Jays. The Orioles have a strong home record of 14-8 and an impressive 12-5 record while playing away. Offensively, they are slightly ahead with 198 runs scored against 149 runs allowed.

As for the betting odds, the Blue Jays are looking to defy the points spread of -1.5, with the total points in the game set at an over/under of 8.0. For those betting on the money line, the odds are leaned towards the Orioles at -168, showing favoritism against the away team, whose line stands at +142. These odds highlight the Orioles as favorites in this upcoming matchup, reflecting their superior performance and position in the standings.