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The Kansas City Royals and the Seattle Mariners will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Safeco Field.
The Royals will give the ball to starter Yordano Ventura in this one. Righthander Ventura is 0-0 this season with a 1.59 ERA.
Meanwhile, it'll be Brandon Maurer who starts for the Mariners. Righthander Maurer is 2-8 with a 7.06 ERA so far this season.
The Royals were a 4-0 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got Kansas City at -127 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Seattle was a 3-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Angels. They won as -102 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Kansas City: 82-73 SU
Seattle: 68-88 SU
Kansas City most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing Texas are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Kansas City are 5-5
After playing LA Angels are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas City's last 10 games on the road
Kansas City is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Kansas City is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing Seattle
Kansas City is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Seattle
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Kansas City
Seattle is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Kansas City
Seattle is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games
Seattle is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games at home
Seattle home to Kansas City, Tuesday, September 24