Moneyline favors Mariners in battle with Angels
Seattle Mariners vs Los Angeles Angels Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Angel Stadium on Thursday as host Los Angeles battles the Seattle Mariners in baseball odds action.
Seattle puts its faith in starter Felix Hernandez to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 8-4. Getting the ball for the Angels is Tommy Hanson, who owns a 4-2 record on the season with a 3.94 ERA.
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Angels as +103 underdogs on the moneyline for this contest. The over under was hovering near 7 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals at Bovada.
The Angels sit at No. 11 in the American League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Mariners sit at an American League No. 12 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Los Angeles and its American League No. 8-rated batting order, averaging 4.5 runs per nine innings, against the American League's No. 15 lineup of the Mariners at 3.5 runs per outing.
Defensively, Seattle features the American League's No. 15-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.8 runs per game. Los Angeles, meanwhile, comes in at No. 6 in the American League at home, scoring 4.6 runs per game.
In their last action, Seattle was a 1-0 loser on the road against the Angels. Bettors on Los Angeles at -225 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (1) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. The Mariners were shut out in their last start, struggling to get much going against the Los Angeles staff and losing 1-0 to the Angels on Wednesday at Angel Stadium.
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Oakland are 6-4
After playing LA Angels are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Pittsburgh are 6-3
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few Mariners at Angels trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Seattle's last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games when playing LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games on the road
Seattle is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games on the road
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Seattle
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Seattle
LA Angels are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of LA Angels' last 7 games when playing Seattle
Seattle home to Oakland, Friday, June 21
LA Angels home to Pittsburgh, Friday, June 21