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Milwaukee Brewers vs. Seattle Mariners

The Milwaukee Brewers and the Seattle Mariners will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Safeco Field in an interleague contest.

The Brewers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Kyle Lohse in this game. Lohse has a 7-7 record and a 3.23 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Joe Saunders who starts for the Mariners. Lefthander Saunders is 10-10 with a 4.58 ERA so far this season.

The Brewers were a 4-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Giants. That made winners of bettors who got San Francisco at -168 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.

In their last action, Seattle was a 9-7 winner at home against the Blue Jays. Bettors on Seattle at +102 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (16) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Team records:
Milwaukee: 49-66 SU
Seattle: 53-61 SU

Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Seattle are 4-2
After playing San Francisco are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4

Seattle most recently:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Milwaukee are 2-4
After playing Toronto are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Milwaukee's last 9 games
Milwaukee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Seattle's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 17 of Seattle's last 25 games at home
Seattle is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home

Next up:
Seattle home to Milwaukee, Saturday, August 10