Baltimore Orioles vs Arizona Diamondbacks Picks and Predictions May 12th 2024

Baltimore Orioles vs Arizona Diamondbacks MLB Sun, May 12, 13:35 pm.
Baltimore Orioles
ML: -130
Arizona Diamondbacks
ML: 110

Orioles on the Verge of a Clean Sweep Against the D-backs in a Must-Watch Finale

Baltimore, MD – This Sunday, the Baltimore Orioles are looking to bust out the brooms and sweep away the Arizona Diamondbacks. They’ve been on fire, snagging seven wins in their last eight games. The team’s got this underdog-turned-dominator vibe going, and honestly, it’s pretty thrilling to watch.

Jordan Westburg: The Rookie Sensation

So, Jordan Westburg? Yeah, the guy’s been nothing short of spectacular. In yesterday’s edge-of-your-seat, 11-inning nail-biter, he smashed a career-high four hits and sealed the deal with a walk-off single. This rookie is all hustle and heart—just the jolt of energy Baltimore needed. Manager Brandon Hyde can’t stop raving about him, and for good reason: “This guy is going to be really good. He battles every single pitch at the plate and can hit the ball to all fields hard.” That’s some high praise!

From Behind-the-Scenes to Center Stage

The O’s comeback from a two-run hole last game? Pure gold. It shows they’re not just lucky; they’re legit. Hyde’s been playing 4D chess with the lineup, especially with the rookies stepping up big time. On the flip side, Arizona’s manager Torey Lovullo is staying hopeful, but he admits they’ve gotta tighten up in those clutch moments.

Dean Kremer: The Orioles’ Secret Weapon

Dean Kremer is taking the mound, and if his last three outings are anything to go by (spoiler: they are), the D-backs might wanna buckle up. The dude’s been untouchable, serving up zeros and dealing strikes like a card shark. Plus, with some clever tweaks to the bullpen strategy—like bringing closer Craig Kimbrel in earlier—Baltimore’s showing they’re all about keeping opponents guessing.

Zac Gallen: Looking for a Do-Over

Over in the Arizona camp, Zac Gallen is itching for a rematch. His last showdown with the O’s didn’t exactly go as planned (think 8.44 ERA—ouch), but he’s looking sharper lately. This game could be his shot at redemption and a chance to shake up the series for Arizona.

Why This Game is a Big Deal

As the Orioles eye that sweet sweep, the Diamondbacks are desperate to throw a wrench in their plans. This isn’t just another baseball game—it’s a clash of strategies, a testament to resilience, and a spotlight on some seriously talented players. Whether you’re a die-hard fan or just love a good sports drama, this finale’s got everything: high stakes, big plays, and maybe even a little history in the making.

So, grab your popcorn (or cracker jacks!) and get ready. This game is shaping up to be one heck of a showdown.

Docsports, The most trusted name in sports handicapping
Sun, May 12, 08:34 am.
Baltimore Orioles
O 7.5
Arizona Diamondbacks
U 7.5
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