King Felix on mound for the Mariners
Felix Hernandez is the probable starting pitcher for the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night as they take on the Texas Rangers in MLB betting action at the online sportsbooks.
Hernandez is 3-1 with a 2.04 ERA on the season, and he held the Rangers to one run over seven innings of work when he last faced them on April 16. The righthander, though, is 12-20 with a 4.10 ERA over 40 career starts against Texas.
Texas counters with Colby Lewis, who will try to quiet the fans and the Mariners bats at the same time.
Texas Rangers vs Seattle Mariners Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Texas Rangers vs Seattle Mariners Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4-3.8 result in favor of the Rangers. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Seattle Mariners sport a record of 9-13 heading into this matchup, while the Texas Rangers sit at 14-9 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Seattle vs Texas injuries news.
The Seattle Mariners sit at No. 26 in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Texas Rangers sit at No. 20 on the same chart.
How Texas Rangers vs Seattle Mariners Stats Matchup
When it comes to getting on base, the visiting Texas Rangers rank No. 9 at 9 hits per game. That compares with the Seattle Mariners No. 27 ranking in that category.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Seattle has the No. 11-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rangers own the No. 19 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Texas was a 6-5 loser in its last match on the road against the Mariners. They lost as -113 favorites, while the total score of 11 made winners of OVER bettors. The Rangers endured a 6-5 loss at the hands of the Mariners on Friday, with Robbie Ross throwing 6 innings of 6-hit ball at Safeco Field.
Next Betting Matchups
Texas at Seattle, Sunday, April 27th