C.J. Wilson vs Aaron Harang matchup featured in MLB action
Los Angeles Angels vs Seattle Mariners Odds
The Seattle Mariners will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Los Angeles Angels invade Safeco Field on Friday.
For the Mariners, Aaron Harang gets the ball, charged with keeping the Angels hitters off the base paths. He'll face C.J. Wilson, 1-0 on the year.
The Mariners sit at No. 15 in the American League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Angels sit at an American League No. 7 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Seattle's American League No. 15-ranked scoring average of 3.3 runs per game, against a Angels offense rated No. 9 and scoring 4.2 runs per game in the league. The Mariners have averaged 7.8 hits per game to date this season, less than the Angels hitters have managed (9.7 per nine innings).
Seattle owns the American League's No. 10 defense, allowing 4.6 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Los Angeles' American League No. 14-rated defense.
Los Angeles lost its last outing, a 6-0 result against the Mariners on April 25. Bettors who backed the Mariners at +117 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Los Angeles didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by Brandon Maurer in a losing cause, 6-0, against Seattle on Thursday.
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Seattle are 7-3
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing LA Angels are 2-8
After playing LA Angels are 6-4
After a win are 2-8
A few Angels at Mariners trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of LA Angels' last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of LA Angels' last 9 games
LA Angels are 8-4 SU in their last 12 games when playing on the road against Seattle
LA Angels are 8-15 SU in their last 23 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Seattle's last 7 games at home
Seattle is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing LA Angels
Seattle is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Seattle's last 13 games
LA Angels at Seattle, Saturday, April 27