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Seattle Mariners vs. Cincinnati Reds

The Seattle Mariners and the Cincinnati Reds will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Great American Ball Park in an interleague contest.

The Mariners will give the ball to starter Joe Saunders in this one. Lefthander Saunders is 6-8 this season with a 4.74 ERA.

It'll be Bronson Arroyo toeing the rubber for the Reds in this contest. Righthander Arroyo is 7-6 with a 3.50 ERA so far this season.

Last time out for Seattle, they were a 13-4 loser as they battled the Reds on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Reds at -248 were rewarded, while the 17 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Team records:
Seattle: 38-49 SU
Cincinnati: 50-37 SU

Seattle most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Cincinnati are 9-1
After a loss are 5-5

Cincinnati most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Milwaukee are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 2-8
After a win are 3-7

A few trends to consider:
Seattle is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Cincinnati
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 6 games when playing Cincinnati
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Cincinnati
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Seattle's last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cincinnati's last 6 games when playing Seattle
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Cincinnati is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Cincinnati's last 12 games at home

Next up:
Seattle home to Boston, Monday, July 8
Cincinnati at Milwaukee, Monday, July 8