Houston Astros Open as Moneyline Underdog vs the Seattle Mariners
The Houston Astros pay a visit to Seattle on Sunday, hoping to shut down the Mariners bats in baseball betting action at Safeco Field.
Seattle hands the ball to starter Hisashi Iwakuma in this one and he'll try to improve on his 3-0 mark on the year. Houston counters with Dallas Keuchel, who will try to quiet the fans and the Mariners bats at the same time.
Houston Astros vs Seattle Mariners Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Houston Astros vs Seattle Mariners Pick
Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 4.4-2.9 victory for the Mariners. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Seattle (24-24) will face the 18-32 Astros in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Seattle vs Houston injuries news.
According to MLB Power Rankings here, it's the No. 7-ranked Seattle Mariners and the No. 16-rated Houston Astros in this matchup.
How Houston Astros vs Seattle Mariners Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up Seattle Mariners No. 14 ranked offense (4.17 runs per game) against a Houston Astros defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 27 at 4.8 runs allowed per game. The Seattle Mariners have been averaging 7.94 hits per game, more than the Houston Astros have managed so far this season (7.72 hits on average).
Comparing defensive stats, Houston owns the No. 17-rated road mark, allowing 4.24 runs per game on the highway. Seattle, on the other hand, rates No. 24 in scoring at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Astros were a 9-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Houston at +107 on the moneyline, while the total score (13) was good news for OVER bettors. Houston got the job done in their last match in a 9-4 victory over Seattle on Saturday at Safeco Field behind starter Brett Oberholtzer.
Houston Astros vs Seattle Mariners Betting Odds Trends
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Houston is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games when playing Seattle
Seattle is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Houston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games when playing Houston
Seattle is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Houston
Next Betting Matchups
Houston at Kansas City, Monday, May 26th
Seattle home to Los Angeles, Monday, May 26th