Athletics at Mariners 9/28/19 - MLB Picks & Predictions
The Athletics are a team that has been able to play really well and are coming into the game here looking at the playoff picture. What is even better for the Athletics is the fact that the team has managed to go 9 games over the five hundred mark when playing on the road this year. The Mariners this season have been able to play decent at home, but the team is 11 games under the five hundred mark on their home field this year.
The Mariners have been able to rely on Daniel Vogelbach on the year with a total of 30 homers and 76 RBIs on the season. Domingo Santana is the hitter who has been able to hit only at a clip of .253 this season. Matt Olson is the hitter for the Athletics with 35 homers this year. Marcus Semien has managed to hit at a clip of .288 this year while driving in 91 runners.
Brett Anderson is the starting pitcher the Athletics are putting on the mound in this game. Anderson has thrown a total of 171 innings on the year with 87 strikeouts, but has walked 48 batters and allowed 178 hits. Anderson has posted a 12-9 record and a 4.00 ERA on the year.
Marco Gonzales is the starting pitcher the Mariners are putting on the mound in this game. He has thrown a total of 196 innings on the year with 143 strikeouts, but has walked 53 batters and allowed 205 hits. Gonzales has posted a 16-12 record on the season with a 4.09 ERA.
The Athletics are going to have a good chance to win in this game and that comes from the fact that the Athletics are playing good on the road and are facing a Mariners team that has struggled at home. Not to mention the Athletics are putting a slightly better on the mound here. Look for the Athletics offense to really play good as well and that helps them bring home a win. Final Score Prediction, Oakland Athletics win 6-4.