Red Sox vs. Mariners Prediction
Over bettors will love who is behind the dish tonight when the Red Sox take on the Mariners at 10:10PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Red Sox are -140 money line favorites versus the Mariners, who have odds of +125 to pull off the upset once again at home. With Drew Pomeranz set to face off against Ariel Miranada in the pitching matchup, the over/under sits at 8.5 runs for tonight's game.
BOSTON: The Red Sox are now just 3-7 in their last 10 games overall, are 1-4 in their last five games versus a team with a winning record, and are 1-7 in their last eight games versus a starter with a WHIP less than 1.15. They're 17-37 in their last 54 road games versus a left-handed starter as well.
SEATTLE: The Mariners have won nine of their last 13 games at home, are 8-2 in their last 10 games versus American League East opponents, and are 7-3 in their last 10 home games versus a team with a winning record. That said, they're 3-8 in their last 11 games coming off a win and are 4-10 in their last 14 games versus a left-handed starter.
OUR PICK: The over is 4-0-1 in Paul Emmel's last five games behind home plate, is 6-1-1 in his last eight games behind home plate when he's calling a Mariners game, and is 4-1 in his last five games behind home plate when calling a Red Sox game. The over is also 25-9 in the Mariners' last 34 games versus a starter with a WHIP grater than 1.30 and 5-0 in his last five games after allowing two runs or less in their previous game.
THURSDAY MLB FREE PICK: RED SOX/MARINERS OVER 8.5