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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday 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 11-15 this season with a 5.17 ERA.
The Angels will counter Saunders with Jerome Williams. Righthander Williams has a 5.20 ERA to go along with a 7-10 record this season.
The Mariners were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Angels. That made winners of bettors who got Los Angeles at -129 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Seattle: 67-86 SU
Los Angeles: 74-78 SU
A few trends to consider:
Seattle is 1-3-1 SU in their last 5 games ,when playing LA Angels
Seattle is 1-4-1 SU in its last 6 games ,
Seattle is 1-4-1 SU in its last 6 games ,on the road
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 Angels7-2-1 SU in their last 10 games
LA Angels are 5-12-1 SU in their last 18 games ,at home
LA Angels home to Seattle, Sunday, September 22