The Los Angeles Angels will head north to face off against their divisional rival Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field. The game will start at 10:10 p.m. ET and the action will be televised on RTNW and FSW.
Los Angeles Angels at Seattle Mariners Odds
Seattle (+105) is coming into this one as the underdog to Los Angeles (-115) and oddsmakers have set the Over/Under for this night game at eight runs. Odds for wagering on the games total sit at -110 for the under and -110 for the over. The games most recent runline odds sit at +130 for taking the Angels -1.5 runs and -150 for the Mariners +1.5.
The Angels are 37-29 SU and have gone 32-33 against the spread (ATS). They’ve gained 3.3 units for moneyline bettors, despite having lost 1.9 units ATS. Los Angeles has covered the spread four times in its last seven games and the total has gone under in six of those seven. The Mariners, on the other hand, are 41-24 SU and 33-31 ATS. The team has gained 13.4 units for moneyline bettors and 0.1 units ATS. Seattle has a 3-4 ATS mark over its last seven outings and the over has cashed in four of those seven.
Mariners games have an over/under record of 33-31 so far in 2018. The Angels have been a decent under bet with a total record of 27-35-3.
The southpaw Andrew Heaney is projected to start for the visiting Angels. Heaney is 3-4 with a 3.12 ERA and 58 strikeouts. He has yet to face the Mariners this year and only made one start against them in 2017 (0-1, 7.71 ERA and three strikeouts across two and one-third innings).
The Mariners are handing the ball to lefty Wade LeBlanc (1-0, 2.94 ERA), who has 38 strikeouts and 12 walks, as well as a 1.22 WHIP. LeBlanc did not record a start against the Angels in 2017.
Los Angeles pitchers have allowed 4.0 runs per game and its starters own a 3.61 ERA, 1.24 WHIP and 9.03 K/9. The bullpen has logged an ERA of 3.63, along with a WHIP of 1.24.
Angels hitters have slashed .248/.324/.419 on their way to 4.5 runs scored per game this year, including 5.4 runs per game against divisional foes and 3.2 per game over the teams last five contests (4-1 SU).
Shortstop Andrelton Simmons and right fielder Mike Trout have paced Los Angeles offense. Simmons is slashing .330/.399/.460 with four home runs, 34 RBIs and 32 runs scored, while Trout is hitting .299 with 19 homers, 39 RBIs, 52 runs and 13 stolen bases.
In the other dugout, Seattle’s pitchers have allowed 4.1 runs per game overall this year. The clubs starting pitching staff has an ERA of 3.97, a WHIP of 1.22 and a strikeouts-per-nine of 7.8. The bullpen has a 3.62 ERA, 1.21 WHIP and 10.2 K/9. In 27 divisional games, Mariners starters have an ERA of 4.06 and the bullpens ERA is 4.39.
The Seattle offense is putting up 4.4 runs per contest, including 4.2 per game against divisional foes and 4.4 per game over its last five. The team has a slash-line of .251/.319/.433 over its last five matchups and is 3-2 SU during that span.
The Mariners hitters have been led by shortstop Jean Segura and outfielder Mitch Haniger. Segura is hitting .337/.360/.479 with five home runs, 40 RBIs, 49 runs and 14 stolen bases, and Haniger’s line is .267/.351/.496 with 13 homers, 47 RBIs and 31 runs.
The Angels have lost 6.4 units and are 5-10 ATS when facing a left-handed starting pitcher this season. The over has cashed in seven of those games, compared to eight that’ve hit the under against lefties. On the other hand, the Mariners have lost 0.3 units and are 11-11 ATS when facing a left-handed starting pitcher. The overs hit in 10 of those games, compared to 12 which went under the total.
Los Angeles Angels at Seattle Mariners Free MLB Tip
Predictions: SU Winner – Mariners, ATS Winner – Mariners, O/U – UNDER
- The Mariners have won three of their last four games SU.
- Seattle has posted 21.6 Runs + Hits + Errors per game over its last 10 outings and 21.6 over its last five.
- The Angels have hit 14 home runs in their last 10 games. The Mariners have hit 15 over their last 10.