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The division rival Texas Rangers and Seattle Mariners are set to renew hostilities on Thursday when they meet at Safeco Field.
Justin Grimm will be the starting pitcher for the Rangers on this day. Righthander Grimm is 0-0 this season with a 0.00 ERA.
It'll be Felix Hernandez toeing the rubber for the Mariners in this contest. Righthander Hernandez is 1-1 with a 2.57 ERA so far this season.
Texas lost its last outing, a 2-0 result against the Rays on April 10. Bettors who backed the Rays at +113 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Seattle, they were an 8-3 loser as they battled the Astros at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Astros at +155 were rewarded, while the 11 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Texas: 6-3 SU
Seattle: 4-5 SU
Texas most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Texas is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 6 games when playing on the road against Seattle
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games when playing at home against Texas
Seattle is 5-9-1 SU in its last 15 games ,at home
Seattle is 1-3-1 SU in its last 5 games ,
Seattle home to Texas, Friday, April 12