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The Texas Rangers will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field.
The Rangers will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Derek Holland in this game. Holland has a 3-2 record and a 3.30 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Mariners will be Felix Hernandez. The righthander has a 2.07 ERA to go along with a 5-3 record this season.
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 has won 2 straight games.
Seattle has lost 7 straight games.
Texas: 31-17 SU
Seattle: 20-28 SU
Texas most recently:
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 most recently:
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 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's 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
Seattle home to Texas, Sunday, May 26