Seattle sends Felix Hernandez vs Derek Holland in Mariners vs Rangers game
Texas Rangers vs Seattle Mariners Odds
The Seattle Mariners will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Texas Rangers invade Safeco Field on Saturday.
The Mariners will turn to Felix Hernandez and his 5-3 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Rangers send Derek Holland (3-2) to the hill.
Bettors looking to side with the Mariners in this matchup found them as -135 favorites on the MLB money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was 7 at its open earlier today and hovering near that number at Sportsbook.ag.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Mariners at No. 13 in the American League and the Rangers at No. 4 in the American League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Rangers rank No. 3 in the American League at 9.2 hits per game. That compares with Seattle’s No. 14 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Seattle has the American League's No. 9-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rangers own the American League's No. 1 mark in runs allowed.
In their last action, Texas was a 9-5 winner on the road against the Mariners. Bettors on Texas at -111 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (14) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Texas rolled to a 9-5 win against Seattle on Friday, as Justin Grimm and the Rangers' bats led the team to victory at Safeco Field.
Texas Rangers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing Seattle are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
Seattle Mariners Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Texas are 4-6
After playing Texas are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
A few Rangers at Mariners trends to consider:
Texas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Texas is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Seattle
Texas is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas' last 7 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games when playing Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games when playing at home against Texas
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games
Texas at Seattle, Sunday, May 26