Mariners at Athletics 6/15/19 - MLB Picks & Predictions
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Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics
MLB: 9:07 PM EST
Jun. 15, 2019
Latest Odds : OAK -150 O/U 8.5
The Seattle Mariners are set to visit Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California for an American League West clash against the Oakland A’s. The Seattle Mariners come into this matchup with a 29-43 record, and they will be looking to rebound after dropping their recent series finale against the Minnesota Twins, 10-5. Yusei Kikuchi received the starting nod for the Seattle Mariners, and he had success as he gave up 1 earned run in 5 innings. Dylan Moore had a solid game from the plate for the Seattle Mariners as he contributed 2 RBIs.
The Seattle Mariners are set to start Wade LeBlanc (3-2, 5.31 ERA) who had success in his latest start as he gave up 2 earned runs in 6 innings against the Los Angeles Angels. Wade LeBlanc struggled in his 1 start against the Oakland A’s during the 2019 season as he gave up 4 earned runs in 5 innings.
The Oakland A’s come into this matchup with a 35-34 record, and they will be looking to continue their success after closing their recent series against the Tampa Bay Rays with a win, 6-2. Brett Anderson received the starting nod for the Oakland A’s, and he had success as he gave up 2 earned runs in 6.1 innings. Ramon Laureano had a big game from the plate for the Oakland A’s as he went 2 for 4 with 1 HR and 5 RBIs.
The Oakland A’s are set to start Frankie Montas (8-2, 2.84 ERA) who had success in his latest start as he gave up 2 earned runs while striking out 10 batters in 6 innings against the Texas Rangers. Frankie Montas struggled in his 1 start against the Seattle Mariners during the 2019 season as he gave up 4 earned runs in 6 innings.
Recent Betting Trends:
Mariners are 3-13 in their last 16 road games vs. a right-handed starter.
Athletics are 21-8 in their last 29 home games vs. a left-handed starter.
Over is 4-1 in Mariners last 5 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
Over is 4-0 in Athletics last 4 games vs. a left-handed starter.
Free Betting Pick: Oakland Athletics -150
The Seattle Mariners have been one of the worst teams in the MLB over the months of May and June while the Oakland A’s are slowly getting back into their 2018 playoff form. The Oakland A’s should have no problem winning this game at home, solely based on the major pitching advantage they have. Frankie Montas has been as good as they come this season as he has a 8-2 record with a respectable 2.84 ERA. The Oakland A’s should have no problem banging up a pitching staff that ranks 29th in the MLB in team ERA as Khris Davis and Matt Chapman are more than capable of going deep every game. Final Score Prediction, Oakland A’s win 7-3.