Baltimore Orioles at Seattle Mariners Matchup

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The Baltimore Orioles will take on the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field. The game gets underway 10:10 p.m. ET and Mid-Atlantic Sports Network is in line to showcase this AL matchup.

Baltimore Orioles at Seattle Mariners Odds

Seattle (-220) is favored against Baltimore (+200) and Vegas has set the Over/Under for this night game at 8.5 runs. The odds for betting on the game’s total sit at -115 for the under and -105 for the over. Bettors can also wager on the game’s spread with the current runline odds standing at -110 for the Orioles +1.5 runs and -110 for the Mariners -1.5 runs.

The Orioles are 41-98 SU and are 57-81 against the spread (ATS). They’ve lost 49.6 units for moneyline bettors and 35.9 units ATS. Baltimore has covered the spread four times in its last seven games and the total has gone over in four of those seven. The Mariners, on the other hand, are 77-62 SU and 67-71 ATS. They’ve gained 13.1 units for moneyline bettors while earning 10.9 units ATS. Seattle has covered the spread only once in its last seven games and the over has cashed in four of those seven.

Seattle games have an over/under record of 68-68-2 in 2018. Baltimore has been a good under bet with a total record of 60-73-5.

Andrew Cashner will get the nod for the visiting Orioles. The right-handed Cashner (4-13, 4.86 ERA) has recorded 98 strikeouts in 146.1 innings so far. He’s 0-0 with three strikeouts and a 4.50 ERA against Seattle this year.

The Mariners are sending righty Mike Leake (8-9, 4.25 ERA) to the mound. Leake has 105 strikeouts and 33 walks to his name, as well as a 1.30 WHIP. Leake is 0-0 with six strikeouts and a 2.57 ERA in one start against Baltimore this year.

Seattle’s pitching staff has given up 4.5 runs per game overall this year as a unit. Its starters have an ERA of 4.36, a WHIP of 1.26 and a strikeouts-per-nine of 7.8. The bullpen has a 4.04 ERA, 1.26 WHIP and 9.0 K/9.

The Seattle hitters are putting up 4.1 runs per outing, including 3.7 per game over its last 10 games and 4.0 per game over their last five. The team has slashed .241/.306/.376 over its last five contests and is 2-3 SU during that stretch.

Shortstop Jean Segura and right fielder Mitch Haniger have led the Mariners’ batters this year. Segura is slashing .315/.346/.432 with nine home runs, 60 RBIs, 82 runs and 20 stolen bases, and Haniger’s line is .279/.365/.486 with 23 homers, 84 RBIs and 73 runs.

In the visiting dugout, Baltimore’s pitching staff allowed 5.5 runs per game and its starters own a 5.38 ERA, 1.48 WHIP and 7.12 K/9. The bullpen has an ERA of 4.78, along with a K-per-9 of 8.15.

The Orioles offense has slashed .239/.301/.396 on its way to 3.9 runs scored per game in 2018, including 4.6 runs per game over the team’s last 10 games and 2.6 per game over the team’s last five outings (1-4 SU).

Baltimore’s hitters have been led by outfielders Adam Jones and Trey Mancini, who have combined to blast 35 home runs. Jones is slashing .282/.314/.425 with 14 home runs, 55 RBIs and 51 runs scored. Mancini (.245/.304/.419) is up to 21 homers, 51 RBIs and 60 runs scored.

The Orioles have lost 41.7 units and are 36-57 ATS when facing a right-handed starting pitcher this year. The over has cashed in 41 of those games, as opposed to 48 that’ve gone under against righties. On the other hand, the Mariners have netted 16.3 units and are 45-48 ATS when facing a righty starter. The over has hit in 50 of those games, compared to 42 that went under the total.

Baltimore Orioles at Seattle Mariners MLB Prediction

Predictions: SU Winner – Mariners, ATS Winner – Orioles, O/U – UNDER

Betting Trends

  • The over has cashed in four of Seattle’s last seven games.
  • Seattle has recorded 20.9 Runs + Hits + Errors per game over its last 10 contests and 20.4 over its last five.
  • The Orioles have hit 12 home runs in their last 10 games. The Mariners have hit eight over their last 10.