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The division rival Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners are set to renew hostilities on Saturday when they meet at Safeco Field.
The Athletics will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Jarrod Parker in this game. Parker has a 12-7 record and a 3.74 ERA this season.
It'll be Brandon Maurer toeing the rubber for the Mariners in this contest. Righthander Maurer is 2-8 with a 6.43 ERA so far this season.
Oakland won its last outing, an 8-2 result against the Mariners on September 27. Bettors who backed the Athletics at +110 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Oakland: 95-65 SU
Seattle: 70-90 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing Seattle are 3-7
After a win are 7-3
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Oakland are 6-4
After playing Oakland are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oakland's last 8 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games when playing on the road against Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oakland's last 9 games
Oakland is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Seattle's last 8 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing at home against Oakland
Seattle is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Oakland
Seattle is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games
Seattle home to Oakland, Sunday, September 29