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Boston Red Sox vs Seattle Mariners 09/15/2021 Betting Picks, Predictions and MLB Preview
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Boston Red Sox vs Seattle Mariners 09/15/2021 – Boston Red Sox look forward to sweeping the Mariners as they enter their final game of a three-game series from T-Mobile Park in Seattle, Washington. The Red Sox seem to be rebounding from their loss as they took out the Mariners in their last two games. Boston still remains at the fourth in the AL East Division play. The Mariners are holding the second spot in the AL West Division and are in desperate need of a victory to stay ahead of the Athletics. The best bets today are flourishing online as the Red Sox and Mariners conclude an important series.
Boston Red Sox vs Seattle Mariners 09/15/2021
Boston Red Sox
Boston is now holding an 82-65 record on the season and they are still a game behind the Yankees and the Blue Jays. The Red Sox are ahead of the Orioles but they need to win every game that comes their way. Boston smashed eight runs from the plate last night and gave up four to the Mariners. The Red Sox will need plenty of support from the plate as they turn in Tanner Houck to the mound as their starter. Houck is holding a 0-4 record on the season with an ERA of 3.54 and 63 Ks in total. Houck will make his first career appearance against the Mariners.
Players to watch: Rafael Devers 3B (GP 140, AB 524, R 88, H 143, 2B 34, 3B 1, HR 34, RBI 103, TB 281, BB 59, SO 133, SB 4, AVG 0.273, OBP 0.35, SLG 0.536, OPS 0.886, WAR 3.4), J.D. Martinez LF (GP 132, AB 514, R 84, H 146, 2B 37, 3B 3, HR 25, RBI 89, TB 264, BB 51, SO 134, SB 0, AVG 0.284, OBP 0.349, SLG 0.514, OPS 0.862, WAR 2.5).
The Seattle Mariners won a total of 78 games and dropped 67 in return. The Mariners are one game ahead of the Athletics as they continue their battle for the Wild Card round. Seattle did well to defeat the Red Sox in their series opener by smashing five runs and restricting them to four. Marco Gonzales will be sent to the mound here as their starter in this game. Gonzales is holding an 8-5 record on the season with an ERA of 4.03 and 88 Ks in total. Against the Red Sox, Gonzales is 1-2 with an ERA of 5.87.
Players to watch: Mitch Haniger RF (GP 139, AB 547, R 99, H 140, 2B 20, 3B 2, HR 33, RBI 82, TB 263, BB 48, SO 147, SB 1, AVG 0.256, OBP 0.321, SLG 0.481, OPS 0.802, WAR 2.3), J.P. Crawford SS (GP 142, AB 544, R 79, H 146, 2B 31, 3B 0, HR 8, RBI 45, TB 201, BB 50, SO 104, SB 3, AVG 0.268, OBP 0.333, SLG 0.369, OPS 0.702, WAR 3.2).
Boston Red Sox vs Seattle Mariners Betting Numbers
Boston Red Sox
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boston’s last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Seattle’s last 10 games.
Boston Red Sox vs Seattle Mariners Betting Picks
Both teams have struggling pitchers but the Mariners seem to have a better shot with Gonzales. Seattle will need to open up on their offense and this could be a close game. The online sportsbook picks are in favor of the Mariners to win.
Score Prediction: Mariners 6, Red Sox 5.