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The Detroit Tigers and the Seattle Mariners will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Safeco Field.
The Tigers will give the ball to starter Justin Verlander in this one. Righthander Verlander is 2-1 this season with a 1.96 ERA.
The Mariners will counter Verlander with Hisashi Iwakuma. Righthander Iwakuma has a 2.18 ERA to go along with a 2-0 record this season.
The Tigers were a 2-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Mariners. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at -116 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Detroit has won 3 straight games.
Detroit: 8-5 SU
Seattle: 6-9 SU
A few trends to consider:
Detroit4-1-1 SU in its last 6 games
Detroit is 2-6-1 SU in its last 9 games ,when playing Seattle
Seattle6-2-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Detroit
Seattle is 2-3-1 SU in its last 6 games ,when playing at home against Detroit
Seattle is 2-5-1 SU in its last 8 games ,
Seattle is 2-5-1 SU in its last 8 games ,at home
Detroit at LA Angels, Friday, April 19
Seattle at Texas, Friday, April 19