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|Seattle Mariners vs. St. Louis Cardinals|
The Seattle Mariners and the St. Louis Cardinals will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Busch Stadium.
Righthander Hisashi Iwakuma will take the mound for the Mariners to start this game. Iwakuma is 12-6 this season with a 2.97 ERA.
Iwakuma's opponent in this one will be Adam Wainwright. The Cardinals righthander has a 3.03 ERA to go along with a 16-9 record this season.Last time out for Seattle, they were a 6-1 loser as they battled the Astros at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Astros at +138 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Last time out for St. Louis, they were a 5-3 loser as they battled the Brewers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Brewers at +165 were rewarded, while the 8 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Current streak:
Seattle has lost 4 straight games.
Seattle: 65-81 SU
St. Louis: 85-61 SU
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing St. Louis are 3-6
After playing Houston are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
St. Louis most recently:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 5-4
After playing Milwaukee are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
St. Louis home to Seattle, Saturday, September 14