MLB Betting Line Favors the Seattle Mariners over the Chicago White Sox

Chicago White Sox

vs

Seattle Mariners
Friday, August 08, 2014 10:10 PM ET
Safeco Field

The visiting Chicago White Sox hope for a solid performance on Friday as they look to pick up a win at Safeco Field against the Seattle Mariners.

Seattle sends Hisashi Iwakuma out against Jose Quintana for the Chicago White Sox in this game. Iwakuma is 9-6 with a 2.94 ERA on the season, while Quintana is 6-7 on the year and has a 3.04 ERA.

Chicago White Sox vs Seattle Mariners Opening Odds and Betting Line

Those going with the Seattle Mariners in this one found them listed on the odds board as moneyline favorites of -165 at TopBet for Friday's contest. The betting total was hovering near 6.5 at Bovada.

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Computer Prediction: Chicago White Sox vs Seattle Mariners Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Mariners to win this game 4.7-3.6. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Chicago White Sox vs Seattle Mariners Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Seattle Mariners sport a record of 60-54 heading into this matchup, while the Chicago White Sox sit at 55-61 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Seattle vs Chicago injuries news.

It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 19-rated Seattle Mariners and the league No. 20-ranked Chicago White Sox, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

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How Chicago White Sox vs Seattle Mariners Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Seattle Mariners No. 23 ranked offense (3.9 runs per game) against a Chicago White Sox defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 28 at 4.77 runs allowed per game. The Seattle Mariners have been averaging 8.32 hits per game, less than the Chicago White Sox have managed so far this season (8.88 hits on average).

Seattle owns the No. 1 defense, allowing 3.9 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Chicago's No. 28-rated defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Chicago, they were a 13-3 loser as they battled the Mariners on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Mariners at -185 were rewarded, while the 16 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Chicago was scored on plenty on Thursday, falling behind early and watching runners cross the plate all game in a 13-3 loss to Seattle.

Chicago White Sox vs Seattle Mariners Betting Odds Trends

Chi White Sox is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Chi White Sox's last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games on the road
Chi White Sox is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games when playing Seattle
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Seattle's last 20 games
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Seattle's last 20 games at home

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