Boston Red Sox vs. Seattle Mariners: Can Boston Make it 2 for 2
Posted by: Anthony Yaylor
Early in the morning, teaser sports betting players will be turning in for some enticing World Cup action. But in the evening’s, players will have an opportunity to rev up their MLB sports betting action. This Friday night, bettors can wager on a thrilling Boston Red Sox vs. Seattle Mariners matchup. Both teams are having successful. Seasons and this matchup should prove entertaining. Let’s check on the odds to see what kind of matchup we can expect.
Boston Red Sox vs. Seattle Mariners – Friday, June 15th
Series: Game 2
When: 10:10 pm ET
Where: Safeco Field, Seattle, Washington
TV: Local Broadcasts
Stream: MLB TV
MLB Sports Betting Odds:
Boston Red Sox
The Red Sox slide into this Friday night pairing sporting a 48-22 record that ties them alongside the New York Yankees for the lead in the AL East. With a 15-game lead over the 3rd place Tampa Bay Rays, it’s looking like the AL East will go to either New York or Boston this season. Entering this matchup with a 4-game winning streak, there’s no question that the Sox come in with all the momentum. On top of that, they’re coming off a 2-1 victory over the Mariners. To make it two for two, the Red sox will be sending Rick Porcello to the mound this evening. Porcello is 8-3 on the year with a 3.54 ERA and a 1.15 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Mookie Betts (18 HR, 38 RBI, .345 BA), JD Martinez (22 HR, 55 RBI, .317 BA), and Andrew Benintendi (12 HR, 46 RBI, .297 BA).
The Mariners swim into this AL pairing sporting a 44-25 record that ranks them second in the AL West. Currently ½ a game behind the division leading Houston Astros, the Mariners are confident they can win the division this season. Although they recently got their 4-game winning streak snapped by the Red Sox, the Mariners will undoubtedly be vying for vengeance this evening. James Paxton will get the start on behalf of Seattle. He brings a brilliant 6-1 record to the mound as well as a 3.02 ERA and 1.01 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Mitch Haniger (16 HR, 52 RBI, .271 BA), Nelson Cruz (16 HR, 38 RBI, .251 BA), and Kyle Seager (12 HR, 41 RBI, .226 BA).
Boston Red Sox vs. Seattle Mariners Betting Predictions
Boston Red Sox vs. Seattle Mariners Betting Picks
So which side should sportsbook bettors take in this Boston Red Sox vs. Seattle Mariners pairing? All in all this one is a bit of a tossup. However, considering they’re coming off a win, and considering the odds they’re getting, it’s probably a good idea to stick with Boston here. Sign up today to make your MLB betting prediction!
Score Prediction: 2-1 Boston.