Nick Tepesech Rangers at Home vs Seattle in MLB Clash
Seattle Mariners vs Texas Rangers Odds
Baseball bettors look for value at Rangers Ballpark on Saturday as host Texas battles the Seattle Mariners in baseball odds action.
Brandon Maurer gets the ball in front of a hostile crowd for the Mariners on this day; he's 1-2 on the season. The Rangers, meanwhile, will counter with Nick Tepesech, who will be looking to improve on his 1-1 mark.
Those who planned on backing the visitors in this one found the Mariners listed as underdogs of +-172 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 10, check for updates at 5Dimes.
The MLB Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the American League's No. 12-rated Mariners taking on the American League's No. 14-rated Rangers in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Texas' American League No. 10-ranked scoring average of 3.9 runs per game, against a Mariners offense rated No. 15 and scoring 3.2 runs per game in the league. The Rangers have averaged 8.1 hits per game to date this season, more than the Mariners hitters have managed (7.4 per nine innings).
Defensively, Seattle features the American League's No. 11-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.6 runs per game. Texas, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 in the American League at home, scoring 4.6 runs per game.
Seattle lost its last outing, a 7-0 result against the Rangers on April 19. Bettors who backed the Rangers at -225 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Yu Darvish shut down the Mariners in their last game, striking out 10 in a 7-0 shutout over Seattle in baseball action at Rangers Ballpark.
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Texas are 5-5
After playing Texas are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Texas Rangers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Mariners at Rangers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Seattle's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Seattle's last 7 games when playing Texas
The total has gone OVER 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 when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas' last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas' last 7 games when playing Seattle
Texas is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Texas is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games when playing at home against Seattle
Seattle at Texas, Sunday, April 21