Seattle Mariners

Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers

The Seattle Mariners and the Texas Rangers face off on Friday at Safeco Field for game one of their AL West weekend series. The Rangers are -115 favorites over the Seattle Mariners with an over/under run total set at 7.5. The Seattle Mariners are off to a tough start to the season as they are falling short of expectations. The Mariners are 3-5 at home this season, 2-8 in their last 10 games, and 5.5 games back in the AL West. As a team Seattle is hitting .222 with Robinson Cano hitting .280, Corey Hart hitting .270, and Dustin Ackley hitting .239. The Mariners pitching staff has an ERA of 3.51 with the starters at 3.58 and the bullpen at 3.38. For game one against the Rangers the Mariners start Roenis Elias who is coming off of a loss in his last start. For the season Elias has allowed 19 Read More

Los Angeles Angels vs. Seattle Mariners

The Los Angeles Angels and the Seattle Mariners face off on Monday in Anaheim in a American League West Opening Day matchup. The Angels are -140 favorites over the Mariners with an over/under run total set at 6.5. The Los Angles Angels were one of the most disappointing teams in baseball last season as a big payroll yielded subpar results and no post season. The Angels finished six games under .500 last seasom and they were 18 games behind the Oakland A’s in the AL West. A few year’s back the Angels paid up for Albert Pujols but it hasn’t quite yielded the expected results. Mike Trout is one of the emerging stars of the game and is expected to lead at this point, Josh Hamilton is capable of putting up monster numbers, and David Freese will be playing third this season. Jered Weaver gets the start for the opener Read More

Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics

The Seattle Mariners and the Oakland A’s close out their regular season MLB Baseball schedules for 2013 as they face off on Sunday in Seattle. The Mariners are -133 favorites over the Athletics with an over/under run total set at 7.5. The Seattle Mariners don’t have much t play for at this point but as we saw in their win on Saturday they appear to have at the least built a foundation for their future. Brad Miller hit two home runs and Justin Smoak hit a home run and Dustin Ackley had a hit as the Mariners scored seven runs on seven hit. Starting pitcher Brandon Mauer allowed six hits and two earned runs while striking out five over 5.1 innings to get the win and Danny Farquhar earned the save. For Sunday’s season finale the Mariners start Erasmo Ramirez who is 5-2 with a 4.56 ERA for the season Read More

Seattle Mariners vs. Houston Astros

The Houston Astros and the Seattle Mariners face-off on Thursday for game one of their AL West series. The Mariners are -137 favorites over the Astros with an over/under run total set at 8.5. The Houston Astros are starting to look like the have a rebuilding plan, but it still seems to be in the early stages. The Astros are 4-6 in their last 10 games, 21-44 at home this season, and they are 33.5 games back in the AL West. As a team, the Astros are hitting .241, with Jason Castro hitting .282, Jose Altuve hitting .269, and Matt Dominguez hitting .240. The Astros pitching staff has an ERA of 4.86, with the starters at 4.64 and the bullpen at 5.23. For game one against the M’s, the Astros start Jordan Lyles, who has been working out of the bullpen of late. For the season, Lyles has allowed 138 Read More

Seattle Mariners vs. Cleveland Indians

The Cleveland Indians and the Seattle Mariners close out their weekend series as they face off for a Monday afternoon game in Cleveland. The Mariners are -114 favorites over the Indians with an over/under run total set at 8. The Cleveland Indians continue to lead the AL Central and on Sunday they added an exclamation point jumping all over one of the best pitchers in baseball. Michael Brantley hit a home runs and had four RBI’s and Michael Bourn, Jason Kipnis, and Mike Aviles all added two hits each as the Indians scored six runs on nine hits in all. Starting pitcher Justin Masterson was virtually unhittable as he allowed three hits and struck out 11 over seven scoreless innings to get the win and go to 7-2 on the season. For Monday’s game Cleveland starts Scott Kazmir who continues his unlikely comeback story. For the season Kazmir has allowed Read More

New York Yankees vs. Seattle Mariners

The New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners send their aces to the mound as they face off for game one of their series at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees are -122 favorites over the Mariners with an over/under run total set at 7. The New York Yankees are playing their best baseball of the season and have the second best record in the American League. The Yankees are 7-3 in their last 10 games, 12-7 at home this season, and they have a game lead on the Orioles in the AL East. As a team the Yankees are hitting .255 with Robinson Cano hitting .299, Vernon Wells hitting .299, and Travis Hafner hitting .260. The Yankees opponents are hitting .258 and the New York pitching staff has an ERA of 3.65. For game one of the series the Yankees start C.C. Sabathia who has lost two of his last three Read More

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Seattle Mariners

The Pittsburgh Pirates and the Seattle Mariners face off on Tuesday at PNC Park for game one of their interleague series. The Pirates are -145 favorites over the Mariners with an over/under run total set at 8. The Pittsburgh Pirates are hoping this is the year where they can hold on to success in the first half of the season and carry it over into the second half of the year. The Pirates are 5-5 in their last 10 games, 9-6 at home this season, and they are three games out of the lead in the NL Central. As a team the Pirates are hitting .241 with Starling Marte hitting .325, Garret Jones hitting .287, and Travis Snider hitting .286. The Pirates opponents are hitting .233 and the Pittsburgh pitching staff has an ERA of 3.85. For game one of the series the Pirates start James McDonald who didn’t earn Read More

Seattle Mariners vs. Cleveland Indians

The Seattle Mariners and the Cleveland Indians meet on Tuesday for game two of their series in Seattle.  The Mariners are -210 favorites over the Indians with an over/under run total set at 6.5. As far as last place teams go the Seattle Mariners are one of the more competitive as we saw again on Monday as the won for the sixth time in a row. Michael Saunders had three hits including two home runs, Eric Thames had two hits, and Dustin Ackley added a hit as the Mariners scored five runs on eight hits. On the mound starting pitcher Kevin Millwood allowed five hits and three earned runs over six innings to not factor in the decision as Charlie Furbush got the win to go to 5-2 on the year and Tom Wilhelmsen earned his 18th save. For Tuesday’s game Seattle starts Felix Hernandez who makes his first start Read More

Oakland Athletics vs. Seattle Mariners

The Oakland Athletics and the Seattle Mariners face off on Friday in game one of their series in Oakland.  The Athletics are -155 favorites over the Mariners with an over/under run total set at 7. The Oakland Athletics don’t have the depth of some of the higher budget teams but they have proven they can play with just about anyone. The A’s are 6-4 in their last 10 games, 22-19 at home this season, and they are 9.5 games off the pace in the American League West. As a team the Athletics are hitting .225 with Yoenis Cespedes hitting .270, Josh Reddick at .259, and Brandon Inge at .224. As a team the A’s pitching staff has an ERA of 3.44 with the starters at 3.69 and the bullpen at 2.92. For game one against the Mariners Oakland starts Tom Milone who lost last time out despite allowing just one Read More

San Diego Padres vs. Seattle Mariners

The San Diego Padres and the Seattle Mariners open their three game series on Friday in San Diego.  The Mariners are -120 favorites over the Padres with an over/under run total set at 6.5. The San Diego Padres are one of the worst teams in baseball this season and they are already playing for next season or beyond. The Padres are 4-6 in their last 10 games, 14-23 at home this season, and they are 18 games back in the N.L. West. As a team the Padres are hitting .229 with Carlos Quentin hitting .367, Chase Headley hitting .267, and Will Venable hitting .254. As a team the Padres pitching staff has an ERA of 4.04 with the starters at 4.16 and the bullpen at 3.80. For game one against the Mariners San Diego starts Clayton Richard who has won his last two starts. For the season Richard has allowed Read More