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The Seattle Mariners and the Baltimore Orioles will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Camden Yards.
The Mariners will trot James Paxton out to the mound in this one. Left hander Paxton has a 2-0 record and a 2.25 ERA this season.
It'll be Miguel Gonzalez toeing the rubber for the Orioles in this contest. Right hander Gonzalez is 5-5 with a 3.77 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Orioles as -140-moneyline favorites versus the Mariners, while the game's total opened at 8.5
Last time out for Seattle, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Orioles on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Orioles at -136 were rewarded, while the 3 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Team record: 56-53
Seattle is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Seattle's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Seattle's last 9 games on the road
Seattle is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Baltimore
Team record: 61-47
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Baltimore's last 11 games
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Baltimore's last 10 games at home
Seattle at Baltimore Sunday, August 3