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The Seattle Mariners and the Houston Astros will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Minute Maid Park.
Lefthander Joe Saunders will take the mound for the Mariners to start this game. Saunders is 1-2 this season with a 4.50 ERA.
Saunders's opponent in this one will be Lucas Harrell. The Astros righthander has a 4.98 ERA to go along with a 1-2 record this season.
Last time out for Seattle, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Astros on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Astros at +119 were rewarded, while the 5 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Seattle: 8-14 SU
Houston: 6-14 SU
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 3-7
After playing Houston are 1-9
After a loss are 5-5
Houston most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Boston are 3-6
After playing Seattle are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Seattle's last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 7 games when playing Houston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games when playing on the road against Houston
Seattle is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Houston is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing Seattle
Houston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games when playing at home against Seattle
Seattle home to LA Angels, Thursday, April 25
Houston at Boston, Thursday, April 25