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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Wednesday when the Seattle Mariners and the Los Angeles Angels meet at Angel Stadium.
The Mariners will give the ball to starter Joe Saunders in this one. Lefthander Saunders is 5-6 this season with a 4.80 ERA.
Saunders's opponent in this one will be C.J. Wilson. The Angels lefthander has a 3.90 ERA to go along with a 5-5 record this season.
Last time out for Seattle, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Angels on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Mariners at +185 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Seattle has lost 2 straight games.
Seattle: 31-40 SU
Los Angeles: 31-39 SU
A few trends to consider:
Seattle is 2-3-1 SU in its last 6 games ,
Seattle is 4-11-1 SU in its last 16 games ,on the road
Seattle is 1-3-1 SU in their last 5 games ,when playing LA Angels
Seattle is 1-5-1 SU in their last 7 games ,when playing on the road against LA Angels
LA Angels5-1-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Seattle
LA Angels4-1-1 SU in their last 6 games
LA Angels home to Seattle, Thursday, June 20