|MLB Royals vs. Mariners Picks & Predictions for September 23, 2013|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Monday, 23 September 2013 15:40|
Royals vs. Mariners Free Pick
SEATTLE, WA (ATS Consultants) – The Royals are still 3.5 games back in the AL wild card race with only one week remaining in the regular season. They’ll look to pick up a win tonight in Seattle versus the Mariners at 10:10PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Royals are -136 money line favorites over the Mariners, who are +126 on the ML. With Yordano Ventura set to face Brandon Maurer in the pitching matchup, the over/under is currently sitting at 7.5 runs.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Royals opened as -135 money line favorites but their odds have been bet up to -136, while the Mariners opened at +125 and are now +126. Kansas City is 82-73 overall and 38-36 on the road, while Seattle is 68-88 overall and 33-42 at home.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 81% of the betting public currently favors Kansas City. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most updated numbers.
MLB FREE PICK: Take Kansas City. According to latest MLB trends, the Royals are 4-1 in their last five games versus a team with a losing record and 16-5 in their last 21 games as a road favorite. They’re also 36-16 in their last 52 games as a favorite and 5-2 in their last seven games versus the American League West. On the other side, the Mariners are 0-7 in Maurer’s last seven starts, 0-4 in his last four home starts and 3-11 in their last 14 games overall. They’re also 5-16 in their last 21 home games.
MONDAY MLB FREE PICK: KANSAS CITY MARINERS -136