SEATTLE, WA (The Spread) – The Rangers have struggled to pick up wins versus their division rivals the Mariners, who they’ll visit today at 4:10PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book GT Bets, the Mariners are currently -121 money line favorites over the Rangers after opening with -130 odds. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 7.5 runs for today’s game, which features Martin Perez versus Mike Montgomery in the pitching matchup.
The Rangers are winless at 0-6 in their last six games versus the Mariners, who are now 4-1 in their last five games overall. Seattle is also 4-1 in its last five home games versus a team with a winning road record and 7-3 in its last 10 contests during Game 2 of a series.
Other trends to consider: The over is 4-0 in Perez’s last four starts versus the Mariners but the under is 7-2 in the last nine meetings between these two teams and 7-3 in the last 10 meetings in Seattle.