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Boston Red Sox Starter Brian Johnson Out to Silence Seattle Mariners Bats in MLB Contest

The Boston Red Sox host Seattle on Saturday, looking to pick up a win and improve their 26-21 mark against the 21-28 Mariners in MLB betting odds action at Fenway Park.

The Boston Red Sox will rely on Brian Johnson to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Rob Whalen will be his counterpart for the Seattle Mariners. Brian Johnson is 1-0 this season, and Rob Whalen is 0-0.

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Red Sox to win this game 8.0-1.4. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Seattle Mariners vs Boston Red Sox Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Boston Red Sox bring a 26-21 record to the battle against the 21-28 Mariners. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Seattle injuries news.

The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Boston Red Sox rated this week at No. 2 and the Seattle Mariners sitting at No. 26.

Statistical Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the Boston Red Sox and its No. 11-rated batting order, averaging 4.79 runs per nine innings, against the No. 21 line up of the Seattle Mariners at 4.33 runs per outing.

Boston owns the No. 9 defense, allowing 4.79 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Seattle's No. 24-rated defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Seattle didn't plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by Eduardo Rodriguez in a losing cause, 3-0, against Boston on Friday.

Betting Trends
  • Seattle is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games
  • Seattle is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
  • Seattle is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
  • Seattle is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
  • Boston is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Boston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 14 of Boston's last 18 games
  • Boston is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Seattle at Boston, Sunday, May 28th