Chicago White Sox vs Seattle Mariners Betting Preview
Seattle Mariners vs Chicago White Sox Odds
The Chicago White Sox will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Seattle Mariners invade U.S. Cellular Field on Saturday.
It's a pitching duel between Gavin Floyd for the White Sox (4-5 on the year) and Hector Noesi for Seattle (2-6 so far).
Bettors looking to side with the White Sox in this one will find them as -155 favorites on the MLB money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 9 at its open earlier today.
This game matches up the No. 10 (White Sox) and the No. 12 (Mariners) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Chicago has the American League's No. 4-rated offensive output, at 8.8 hits per game. The Mariners average 7.9 hits per game, good for No. 12 on the American League list.
Defensively, Seattle features the American League's No. 11-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.6 runs per game. Chicago, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 in the American League at home, scoring 5.2 runs per game.
Last time out for Seattle, they were a 7-4 loser as they battled the White Sox on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the White Sox at -123 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Seattle looks to rebound from a loss to the White Sox, who beat them 7-4 on Friday behind a start from Jake Peavy at U.S. Cellular Field.
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Chicago White Sox Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Seattle are 7-3
After playing Seattle are 9-1
After a win are 9-1
A few Mariners at White Sox trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Seattle's last 8 games when playing on the road against Chi White Sox
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games
Chi White Sox are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games
Chi White Sox are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chi White Sox's last 5 games at home
Chi White Sox are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Seattle
Seattle at Chi White Sox, Sunday, June 3