Cleveland sends Zach McAllister vs Hector Noesi in Indians vs Mariners game
Seattle Mariners vs Cleveland Indians Odds
The Cleveland Indians look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Mariners arrive at Progressive Field on Thursday.
The match puts starter Hector Noesi for the Mariners on the hill facing Zach McAllister for the Indians. Noesi brings a 2-4 mark to the game, while McAllister is 1-1 to date on the season.
Baseball odds makers opened the Indians as -160 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 8.5.
The Indians sit at No. 13 in the American League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Mariners sit at an American League No. 11 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Cleveland and its American League No. 7-rated batting order, averaging 4.5 runs per nine innings, against the American League's No. 12 lineup of the Mariners at 3.6 runs per outing.
Cleveland owns the American League's No. 10 defense, allowing 4.6 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Seattle's American League No. 7-rated defense.
Seattle lost its last outing, a 9-3 result against the Indians on May 16. Bettors who backed the Indians at +103 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (12) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Mariners were saddled with a loss last time out in Felix Hernandez's start, as they lost 9-3 against Cleveland on Wednesday at Progressive Field.
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Cleveland are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
Cleveland Indians Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Miami are 4-5
After playing Seattle are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
A few Mariners at Indians trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Seattle's last 8 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing at home against Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Cleveland's last 8 games when playing Seattle
Cleveland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Cleveland is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Seattle
Seattle at Colorado, Friday, May 18
Cleveland home to Miami, Friday, May 18