Seattle Mariners vs Detroit Tigers Betting Matchup Report
Detroit Tigers vs Seattle Mariners Odds
MLB wagering interest swings to the Seattle vs Detroit battle on Wednesday at Safeco Field as the Mariners try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.
Seattle sends Erik Bedard out against Rick Porcello for the Tigers in this game. Bedard is 0-3 with a 8.56 ERA on the season, while Porcello is 0-2 on the year and has a 6.19 ERA.
Baseball odds makers opened the Mariners as +102 moneyline underdogs in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 8.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Seattle's No. 11-rated American League offense, averaging 3.8 runs per game, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 12 in the American League at 5.2 in runs allowed per game. The Mariners have averaged 7.6 hits per game so far, less than Tigers batters have averaged on the year (8.2 hits per game).
Comparing defensive stats, Detroit owns the American League's No. 13-rated road mark, allowing 5.9 runs per game on the highway. Seattle, on the other hand, rates No. 7 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Detroit was a 13-3 loser on the road against the Mariners. Bettors on Seattle at +104 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (16) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Detroit was scored on plenty on Tuesday, falling behind early and watching runners cross the plate all game in a 13-3 loss to Seattle.
Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing Chi White Sox are 6-4
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Oakland are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 7-3
After a win are 4-6
A few Tigers at Mariners trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing on the road against Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 7 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games when playing Detroit
Seattle is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Detroit
Detroit home to Chi White Sox, Friday, April 22
Seattle home to Oakland, Thursday, April 21