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|Houston Astros vs. Seattle Mariners|
If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Wednesday when the Houston Astros and the Seattle Mariners meet at Safeco Field.
The Astros will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jordan Lyles in this game. Lyles has a 3-1 record and a 4.03 ERA this season.
Lyles's opponent in this one will be Jeremy Bonderman. The Mariners righthander has a 6.75 ERA to go along with a 1-1 record this season.Houston lost its last outing, a 4-0 result against the Mariners on June 11. Bettors who backed the Mariners at -158 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Current streak:
Houston has lost 6 straight games.
Seattle has won 2 straight games.
Houston: 22-44 SU
Seattle: 29-37 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Chi White Sox are 3-7
After playing Seattle are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Oakland are 5-5
After playing Houston are 2-8
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Houston home to Chi White Sox, Friday, June 14
Seattle at Oakland, Friday, June 14