Baltimore Orioles vs. Seattle Mariners Betting Preview

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The Baltimore Orioles are heading west to T-Mobile Park to take on the Seattle Mariners. This AL showdown gets underway at 10:10 p.m. ET and you can catch it on RTNW and MAS2.

Baltimore Orioles vs. Seattle Mariners Odds

Seattle (-135) is favored over Baltimore (+125) and oddsmakers have the Over/Under for this game at 9 runs. Odds for betting on the game’s total currently sit at +105 for the under and -125 for the over. You can also wager on the game’s spread with the runline odds coming in at Orioles +1.5 runs (-170) and Mariners -1.5 runs (+150).

The Orioles are only 21-53 SU and are 30-43 against the spread (ATS). They’ve lost 17.1 units for moneyline gamblers and 17.6 units ATS. The Mariners, on the other hand, are 32-46 SU and 38-39 ATS. They’ve lost 10.7 units for bettors taking the moneyline and 9.6 units ATS.

Mariners games have a 51-21-5 over/under record so far in 2019. The Orioles have an over/under record of 35-34-4.

The right-handed Dylan Bundy is the probable starter for Baltimore. Bundy is 3-8 with a 4.44 ERA and 78 strikeouts. He has yet to face the Mariners this year and did not record a start against them in 2018, either.

The Mariners are turning to Wade LeBlanc (3-2, 6.20 ERA). LeBlanc has 34 strikeouts and 10 walks, along with a WHIP of 1.47. LeBlanc made two starts against the team in 2018, putting together a 0-0 record in 2018, posting a 0-0 record with a 2.31 ERA and six strikeouts.

As a unit, Seattle’s pitchers have allowed 6.1 runs per game overall this year. Its starting pitching staff has an ERA of 5.35, a WHIP of 1.41 and a strikeouts-per-nine of 6.8. The bullpen has a 5.39 ERA, 1.53 WHIP and 8.9 K/9.

The Seattle offense has put up 5.2 runs per outing, including 5.7 per game over its last 10 games and 4.0 per game over its last five. The team has a slash-line of .240/.310/.383 over its last five contests and is 2-3 SU during that stretch.

Domingo Santana and Edwin Encarnacion have led the Mariners’ hitters this year. Santana is hitting .279/.338/.483 with 15 home runs, 54 RBIs and 40 runs scored, and Encarnacion’s line sits at .241/.356/.531 with 21 homers, 49 RBIs and 48 runs scored.

For the visitors, Baltimore’s pitching staff allowed 6.2 runs per game and its starters own a 5.39 ERA, 1.43 WHIP and 6.96 K/9. The bullpen has an ERA of 6.31, along with a K/9 of 8.66.

Orioles hitters have slashed .236/.298/.394 on their way to 3.9 runs scored per game in 2019, including 3.0 runs per game over the team’s last 10 games and 3.0 per game over the team’s last five outings (0-5 SU).

Right fielder Trey Mancini and second baseman Jonathan Villar continue to lead Baltimore’s hitters. Mancini is slashing .304/.361/.558 with 16 home runs, 35 RBIs and 50 runs scored, while Villar is hitting .249/.308/.400 with eight homers, 28 RBIs, 41 runs and 14 stolen bases.

The Orioles have lost 7.0 units and are 10-19 ATS when facing a lefty starter this season. The over has cashed in 14 of those games, compared to 13 that’ve gone under against left-handed starting pitchers. On the other hand, the Mariners have lost 3.9 units and are 28-26 ATS when facing a righty starter. The over has hit in 35 of those games, compared to 15 that went under the total.

Orioles at Mariners Pick

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

Betting Trends

  • The over has hit in five of Seattle’s last seven games.
  • The Orioles have an OPS of .692 this season, including an OPS of .717 against left-handed pitchers. The Mariners’ OPS sits at .774 overall and .771 against southpaws.
  • The Orioles have lost nine of their last 10 games SU.
  • Seattle has posted 24.3 Runs + Hits + Errors per game over its last 10 outings and 20.0 over its last five.
  • The Orioles have hit six home runs in their last 10 games. The Mariners have hit 16 over their last 10.