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MLB Betting Line Favors the Seattle Mariners over the Kansas City Royals

Those betting on MLB baseball odds will look to pick a winner at Safeco Field on Sunday as the host Seattle Mariners battle the Kansas City Royals in baseball betting odds action.

The Seattle Mariners will rely on Taijuan Walker to turn in a quality outing on the mound in this one, while Ian Kennedy will be his counterpart for the Kansas City Royals. Taijuan Walker is 2-0 this season, and Ian Kennedy is 2-2.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Those going with the Seattle Mariners in this one found them listed on the odds board as moneyline favorites of -124 at BetOnline for Sunday's contest. The betting total was hovering near 7.5 at Bovada.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.3-2.5 win for the Mariners. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Kansas City Royals vs Seattle Mariners Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Seattle (13-10) will face the 12-11 Royals in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Seattle vs Kansas City injuries news.

It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 7-rated Seattle Mariners and the league No. 16-ranked Kansas City Royals, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

Statistical Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the Seattle Mariners and its No. 12-rated batting order, averaging 4.35 runs per nine innings, against the No. 25 line up of the Kansas City Royals at 3.35 runs per outing.

Comparing defensive stats, Kansas City owns the No. 16-rated road mark, allowing 4.17 runs per game on the highway. Seattle, on the other hand, rates No. 24 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

W Miley shut down the Royals in their last game, striking out 4 in a 6-0 shutout over Kansas City in baseball action at Safeco Field.

Betting Trends
  • Kansas City is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Kansas City's last 23 games
  • Kansas City is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Kansas City's last 11 games on the road
  • Seattle is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Seattle's last 13 games
  • Seattle is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Kansas City home to Washington, Monday, May 2nd
Seattle at Oakland, Monday, May 2nd