Atlanta Braves vs. Baltimore Orioles: Preview, Predictions and Picks for June 11, 2024

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Jun 11, 2024 6:10 AM
On Tuesday, June 11, 2024, the Baltimore Orioles, riding high with a 43-22 overall record and 21-12 home record, will host the Atlanta Braves at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The Braves, sitting at 35-28 overall and 16-16 on the road, will look to upset the Orioles in this 6:35 PM matchup. It's set to be an exciting contest as these two teams clash.
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Braves vs Orioles starting pitchers

  • Albert Suarez for Baltimore Orioles
  • Max Fried for Atlanta Braves

Braves vs Orioles statistics

Stat Braves Orioles
Hits 521 (15th) 559 (8th)
Batting Average .244 (13th) .250 (8th)
Runs Batted In 266 (Tied-16th) 327 (1st)
Runs 279 (18th) 336 (1st)
Home Runs 65 (Tied-17th) 104 (1st)
Walks 186 (25th) 176 (28th)
Stolen Bases 29 (28th) 47 (11th)
Strikeouts 546 (15th) 530 (Tied-19th)
Pitches 9179 (27th) 9511 (17th)

Baltimore Orioles recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/10/24 @ Tampa Bay Rays W 5-2
6/9/24 @ Tampa Bay Rays W 9-2
6/8/24 @ Tampa Bay Rays W 5-0
6/7/24 @ Tampa Bay Rays W 6-3
6/6/24 @ Toronto Blue Jays L 6-5

Atlanta Braves recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/9/24 @ Washington Nationals L 8-5
6/8/24 @ Washington Nationals L 7-3
6/7/24 @ Washington Nationals L 2-1
6/6/24 @ Washington Nationals W 5-2
6/5/24 @ Boston Red Sox L 9-0

Braves vs Orioles predictions

So, let’s dive right into what we might expect from some key Atlanta Braves players in the upcoming game against the Baltimore Orioles. It looks like Marcell Ozuna, who's been hitting the cover off the ball, could continue his hot streak. With a batting average that’s been lingering over .300 and home runs in the double digits, he’s definitely one to watch. On the mound, Max Fried seems poised to deliver a strong outing. His ERA slightly below three and a whip that mirrors his command over the strike zone speaks volumes about his consistency this season. Add Ozzie Albies into the mix, who’s known for turning up in big games, and you've got a potent combination that could really push the Braves ahead early.

Switching gears to the Baltimore Orioles, they're not without their own set of aces. Gunnar Henderson has been an absolute powerhouse, leading the team with home runs, and it wouldn’t be surprising to see him launching one out of the park in this match-up. Then there’s Adley Rutschman, whose knack for driving in critical runs has been instrumental in many of the Orioles' wins. His ability to get on base and influence the game cannot be overstated. With Albert Suarez on the mound, holding an enviable ERA and an undefeated record, the Orioles have a solid shot at keeping the Braves' hitters at bay, provided he maintains his form.

Taking all these potential performances into account, predicting a winner is tough but it’s shaping up to be a close contest. The Orioles seem to have a slight edge with their explosive offense leading the league in runs scored and their pitcher Suarez showing outstanding form. However, the Braves’ resilience and strategic gameplay, coupled with solid performances from their key players, could certainly make things interesting. It's games like these where the unexpected often happens, but I’m leaning slightly towards a Baltimore victory given their current momentum and home field advantage. Rest assured, it will be a game worth watching!

Baltimore Orioles injuries

  • Kyle Stowers (RF): Day-To-Day
  • Austin Hays (LF): Day-To-Day
  • Jorge Mateo (2B): 7-Day IL
  • Maverick Handley (C): Day-To-Day
  • Dean Kremer (SP): 15-Day-IL

Atlanta Braves injuries

  • Luis Liberato (OF): Day-To-Day
  • Blake Burkhalter (RP): Day-To-Day
  • A.J. Minter (RP): 15-Day-IL
  • Jimmy Herget (RP): 15-Day-IL
  • AJ Smith-Shawver (SP): 15-Day-IL

Braves vs Orioles game info

Venue Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Location Baltimore, Maryland
First pitch Tue 6:35 PM
Temperature 78°
Chance of Rain 0%

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