MLB Betting - Texas Rangers vs. Seattle Mariners Odds
|Written by OGB|
|Thursday, 09 July 2009 17:55|
The Seattle Mariners will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Thursday when they take on the Texas Rangers at Safeco Field.
The Rangers will give the ball to starter Tommy Hunter in this one. Righthander Hunter is 1-1 this season with a 3.18 ERA.
It'll be Felix Hernandez toeing the rubber for the Mariners in this contest. Righthander Hernandez is 8-3 with a 2.62 ERA so far this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Mariners listed as 190-moneyline favorites versus the Rangers, while the game's total is sitting at 8.
Andruw Jones belted three home runs to lead the Rangers to an 8-1 victory over the Angels on Wednesday, as +125 underdogs. That game's nine runs went UNDER the posted over/under (10).
Marlon Byrd hit a two-run homer and Taylor Teagarden also went deep. Vicente Padilla allowed just eight hits and one run over six innings for the win.
The Mariners blew a ninth inning lead and lost 5-3 to the Orioles last time out, as -115 favorites. That game's combined score went UNDER the posted over/under (9).
Jose Lopez led the way with a two-run homer, and David Aardsma gave up five runs in relief and suffered the loss.
A few trends to consider:
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