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The Seattle Mariners and the Pittsburgh Pirates will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at PNC Park.
Felix Hernandez will be the starting pitcher for the Mariners on this day. Righthander Hernandez is 4-2 this season with a 1.60 ERA.
It'll be AJ Burnett toeing the rubber for the Pirates in this contest. Righthander Burnett is 3-2 with a 2.57 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Seattle was a 4-1 loser on the road against the Pirates. Bettors on Pittsburgh at -132 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Seattle has lost 2 straight games.
Seattle: 15-19 SU
Pittsburgh: 18-14 SU
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Oakland are 5-5
After playing Pittsburgh are 4-2
After a loss are 5-5
Pittsburgh most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 9-1
Before playing NY Mets are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 0-6
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Seattle's last 6 games when playing Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games
Seattle is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Pittsburgh
Seattle is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Pittsburgh's last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of Pittsburgh's last 22 games at home
Pittsburgh is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
Seattle home to Oakland, Friday, May 10
Pittsburgh at NY Mets, Thursday, May 9