MLB odds have shown decent value for the Seattle Mariners as they have played better than expected although they are nowhere near being a true MLB betting post season contender.
The Seattle Mariners will host the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night with a starting time of 10:10 PM ET. Sports Gambling will have side and total odds on this American League matchup so be sure to have your account open and ready for action today.
The scheduled probable starting pitchers for this one are CJ Wilson for Texas and Michael Pineda for the Mariners.
Texas began the season with a record of 16-12 and was 5-7 on the road with just 4 of their 12 away games going over the baseball gambling total. The Rangers offensive lineup has remained one of the most productive in baseball as it ranked 6th for runs produced despite Josh Hamilton being out since April 13 with a shoulder injury.
Wilson has been in excellent form for the Rangers with a 3-1 record and a 4.12 earned run average. Andre Beltre has supplied plenty of power for Texas with 7 home runs and 18 runs batted in while Ian Kinsler had 8 doubles, 5 home runs and 13 runs batted in.
Michael Young was another dangerous Texas hitter with a .342 average and 12 doubles with 15 runs scored and 20 runs batted in.
Seattle was a better than expected 13-16 with the MLB lines and was 5-8 at home with 8 of their home games going over the total. The Mariners offense was one of the least productive in baseball as it ranked 24th for runs scored and 26th for home runs.
Pineda has been the Mariners best pitcher as he had a 4-1 record with a 2.01 earned run average. Brandon League has been an effective closer with7 save and Ichiro Suzuki was hitting .317 with 6 doubles and 12 runs batted in.
Heading into this series the Rangers got the money in 5 of their last 8 games at Seattle with 10 of the last 14 games between the teams in Seattle going under the MLB odds. Texas won 14 out of the last 20 games overall in this head to head series.