Oakland Athletics host Seattle Mariners in baseball action
Seattle Mariners vs Oakland Athletics Odds
The Oakland Athletics look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Mariners arrive at O.co Coliseum on Tuesday.
The Athletics will turn to Sonny Gray and his 1-1 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Mariners send Joe Saunders (10-12) to the hill.
Those who planned on backing the visitors in this one found the Mariners listed as underdogs of +-178 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 8, check for updates at 5Dimes.
The Athletics - Mariners odds would favor the Athletics if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Oakland is rated No. 7 in the current American League Odds Shark poll, while Seattle is at No. 13 in the American League.
How They Match Up:
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Oakland has the American League's No. 9-rated offensive output, at 8.3 hits per game. The Mariners average 8.4 hits per game, good for No. 11 on the American League list.
Comparing defensive stats, Seattle owns the American League's No. 15-rated road mark, allowing 5 runs per game on the highway. Oakland, on the other hand, rates No. 10 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Seattle was a 2-1 loser on the road against the Athletics. Bettors on Oakland at -185 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Seattle didn't get the job done in their last match, falling 2-1 to Oakland on Monday at O.co Coliseum.
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Oakland are 6-4
After playing Oakland are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Oakland Athletics Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Mariners at Athletics trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing Oakland
Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Oakland
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Oakland is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oakland's last 6 games
Seattle at Oakland, Wednesday, August 21