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The Seattle Mariners and the Oakland Athletics will meet on the field at O.co Coliseum on Wednesday in a battle of division rivals.
The Mariners will trot Hisashi Iwakuma out to the mound in this one. Righthander Iwakuma has a 11-6 record and a 2.95 ERA this season.
It'll be AJ Griffin toeing the rubber for the Athletics in this contest. Righthander Griffin is 10-8 with a 3.76 ERA so far this season.
The Mariners were a 7-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Athletics. That made winners of bettors who got Seattle at +179 on the moneyline, while the total score (11) was good news for OVER bettors.
Seattle: 58-67 SU
Oakland: 71-54 SU
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing Oakland are 5-5
After a win are 2-8
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Baltimore are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 6 games when playing Oakland
Seattle is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games when playing Seattle
Oakland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Oakland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Oakland is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing Seattle
Seattle home to LA Angels, Friday, August 23
Oakland at Baltimore, Friday, August 23