Houston Astros vs Seattle Mariners Betting Preview
Seattle Mariners vs Houston Astros Odds
Houston will try to be nasty hosts on Friday when the Seattle Mariners pay a visit to Minute Maid Park.
It's a pitching duel between Brad Peacock for the Astros (3-4 on the year) and Taijuan Walker for Seattle (0-0 so far).
The Astros - Mariners odds would favor the Mariners if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Houston is rated No. 15 in the current American League Odds Shark poll, while Seattle is at No. 13 in the American League.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Mariners rank No. 12 in the American League at 8.3 hits per game. That compares with Houston’s No. 15 ranking in that category.
Houston owns the American League's No. 15 defense, allowing 5.3 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Seattle's American League No. 13-rated defense.
Last time out for Seattle, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Astros on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Mariners at -138 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Seattle rolled to a 3-2 win against Houston on Thursday, as Erasmo Ramirez and the Mariners' bats led the team to victory at Minute Maid Park.
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Houston are 6-4
After playing Houston are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
Houston Astros Trends:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Seattle are 1-9
After playing Seattle are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few Mariners at Astros trends to consider:
Seattle is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Houston
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Houston's last 9 games when playing at home against Seattle
Seattle at Houston, Saturday, August 31