Baltimore Orioles vs. Kansas City Royals Pick Prediction MLB Playoff ALCS Game 1 Odds Preview 10-10-
The Kansas City Royals will hit the road for Game 1 of the ALCS best of seven series as they meet the Baltimore Orioles in a Major League Baseball playoff game scheduled for Friday October 10th.
Game time from Baltimore is scheduled for 8PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by TBS.
The wagering odds from Game 1 have the home side Baltimore Orioles favored by -125 odds with the return on the road underdog Kansas City Royals at +115 odds. The run total is lined at 7 runs.
Getting the start for the Royals will be James Shields who works his 37th game of the season. Shields is 15-8 with an ERA of 3.29 and WHIP of 1.19. The Kansas City right hander last appeared on Sunday and allowed two earned runs and six hits over six innings of work in an 8-3 home victory to the LA Angels in Game 3 of the ALDS as a -120 wagering favorite. The game went over 7 runs.
Kansas City is coming off a three game sweep of the LA Angels in the ALDS as Shields wins in the series clincher.
Baltimore will counter with right hander Chris Tillman who works the opener of this best of seven series. Tillman is 13-6 with an ERA of 3.34. He last appeared on October 2nd and allowed two earned runs and five hits over five innings in a 12-3 home victory to the Detroit Tigers as a +112 wagering underdog.
The Orioles swept the Detroit Tigers in three games in the ALDS as they win Game 3 by the score of 2-1 on Sunday as a +156 wagering underdog.