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Hisashi Iwakuma, Yu Darvish take mound in Rangers vs Mariners tilt

Seattle MarinersTexas Rangers
Sep 14, 8:05 PM | GrassRangers Ballpark

Seattle Mariners vs Texas Rangers Odds

69-75TEAM RECORD85-58

The Texas Rangers will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Seattle Mariners invade Rangers Ballpark on Friday.

Seattle puts its faith in starter Hisashi Iwakuma to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 5-3. Getting the ball for the Rangers is Yu Darvish, who owns a 14-9 record on the season with a 4.14 ERA.

View Seattle vs Texas Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Bettors looking to side with the Rangers in this one will find them as -220 favorites on the MLB money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 9 at its open earlier today.

Power Rankings:
This game puts the Rangers, most recently No. 3 in the American League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Mariners, who rate an American League No. 9 in the latest survey.

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How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Texas has the American League's No. 1-rated offensive output, at 9.5 hits per game. The Mariners average 7.8 hits per game, good for No. 14 on the American League list.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Texas has the American League's No. 8-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Mariners own the American League's No. 3 mark in runs allowed.

Seattle lost its last outing, an 8-3 result against the Blue Jays on September 13. Bettors who backed the Blue Jays at +141 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Seattle suffered an 8-3 loss against Toronto on Thursday, as Felix Hernandez wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Rogers Centre.

Texas lost its last outing, a 5-4 result against the Indians on September 13. Bettors who backed the Indians at +210 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Texas looks to rebound from a loss to the Indians, who beat them 5-4 on Thursday behind a start from Zach McAllister at Rangers Ballpark.

Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5

Texas Rangers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Seattle are 6-4
After playing Cleveland are 6-4
After a loss are 9-1

A few Mariners at Rangers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Seattle's last 8 games on the road
Seattle is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games when playing on the road against Texas
Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas' last 6 games
Texas is 13-4 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Seattle
Texas is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games at home
Texas is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games

Next up:
Seattle at Texas, Saturday, September 15

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