Oakland Athletics take on Mariners in baseball test
Oakland Athletics vs Seattle Mariners Odds
The Seattle Mariners look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Athletics arrive at Safeco Field on Saturday.
The Mariners will turn to Aaron Harang and his 3-7 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Athletics send Daniel Straily (4-2) to the hill.
Bettors looking to side with the Mariners in this matchup found them as +138 underdogs on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 7.5 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the American League No. 12-rated Mariners and the league No. 6-ranked Athletics, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Seattle's No. 15-rated American League offense, averaging 3.5 runs per game, against a Athletics defense that ranks No. 4 in the American League at 4 in runs allowed per game. The Mariners have averaged 8 hits per game so far, less than Athletics batters have averaged on the year (8.6 hits per game).
Comparing defensive stats, Oakland owns the American League's No. 5-rated road mark, allowing 4.1 runs per game on the highway. Seattle, on the other hand, rates No. 14 in scoring at home.
The Athletics were a 6-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Oakland at -107 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors. The Athletics enjoyed a 6-3 victory at the expense of the Mariners on Friday, with Bartolo Colon throwing 8 innings of 7-hit ball at Safeco Field.
Oakland Athletics Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Seattle are 3-7
After playing Seattle are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Oakland are 6-4
After playing Oakland are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few Athletics at Mariners trends to consider:
Oakland is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Oakland's last 16 games when playing on the road against Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 6 games
Oakland is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Seattle's last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Seattle's last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Seattle's last 16 games when playing at home against Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games
Oakland at Seattle, Sunday, June 23