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Seattle Mariners vs Houston Astros 07/26/2020 MLB Spread, Previews and Betting Predictions
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Seattle Mariners vs Houston Astros 07/26/2020 – Seattle Mariners are struggling to get past the Houston Astros in their four-game series that will continue to take place at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. The Mariners lost the first two games as the Astros looked too strong. Seattle will try to bounce back in their third game before it’s too late to win the series. Houston has been a powerhouse in scoring and winning games right from last season. The Astros will stop at nothing this time since they need to win what they lost from the Nationals last season. Houston has all the potential to be the World Champions this year with all the baseball online picks towards their side.
Seattle Mariners vs Houston Astros 07/26/2020
It has been a bad start for this team to face-off against Houston in their opening series itself. The Seattle Mariners surrendered a total of 15 runs in their first two games alone. Seattle has been unable to score from the plate since they smashed just four runs against the Astros. In their last outing, they gave up seven runs to Houston and scored just two in return. Back in 2017, the Mariners were swept by Houston with a 0-3 record. More than anything, Seattle needs to focus on its pitching unit since they have already surrendered too much in two games. Yusei Kikuchi will take the ball as the starting pitcher in this game.
Players to watch: K. Seager 3B (GP 2 AB 8 R 1 H 3 2B 2 3B 0 HR 1 RBI 1 TB 8 BB 0 SO 1 SB 0 AVG 0.375 OBP 0.375 SLG 1 OPS 1.375), S. Long Jr. 2B (GP 2 AB 8 R 0 H 1 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 0 TB 1 BB 0 SO 2 SB 0 AVG 0.125 OBP 0.125 SLG 0.125 OPS 0.25).
Houston smashed eight runs to victory in their opening game and seven runs in the second. Houston is not an easy team to defeat with their powerful hitters and well-balanced pitchers. The Astros were the only team last year to win 107 games overall. Since 2017, Houston has not recorded a 3-0 record at the start. It turns out that they are all set to make a change this year and regain the former glory that they almost missed last year. Houston is all set to deliver Zack Greinke as their starting pitcher against the Mariners.
Players to watch: A. Bregman 3B (GP 2 AB 9 R 1 H 2 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 1 TB 2 BB 0 SO 1 SB 0 AVG 0.222 OBP 0.222 SLG 0.222 OPS 0.444), M. Maldonado C (GP 2 AB 8 R 1 H 4 2B 0 3B 0 HR 0 RBI 4 TB 4 BB 0 SO 1 SB 0 AVG 0.5 OBP 0.5 SLG 0.5 OPS 1).
Seattle Mariners vs Houston Astros Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Seattle’s last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Houston’s last 10 games.
Seattle Mariners vs Houston Astros Betting Picks
It’s going to be a three-game losing streak for Seattle as Houston will not compromise this time. All baseball betting over under rules has made things easy for bettors. Back the Astros to secure a neat victory once again.
Score Prediction: Houston Astros 7, Seattle Mariners 1.