Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics MLB Baseball Betting Odds
Posted by: Mike Davis
The year’s MLB baseball betting action continues this Tuesday night with an intriguing Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics contest. The Mariners enter on a 4-game losing streak and are hopeful they can bounce back on the road tonight. The Athletics on the other hand, enter riding a 4-game winning streak and are confident they can get the best of Seattle once again. So what kind of matchup are the MLB sports betting odds predicting here?
Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics – Tuesday, July 16th
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The Mariners enter this evening’s contest sporting a 39-58 record that ranks them 5th overall in the AL West. It’s never a good sign hen you rank dead last in the division but that’s just the type of season that Seattle is having. Seeing as how they’ve lost the last 4 in a row, it makes perfect sense to see tonight’s MLB baseball betting odds pegging Seattle as the underdog here. After all, the Mariners are 2-4 in their last 6 against Oakland.
Nevertheless, Seattle will be starting Marco Gonzales this Tuesday night in an attempt to upset Oakland. Gonzales enters this contest with a 10-7 record as well as a 4.24 ERA and a 1.35 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Domingo Santana (19 HR, 64 RBI, .283 BA), Mallex Smith (5 HR, 23 RBI, .236 BA), and Daniel Vogelbach (21 HR, 51 RBI, .239 BA).
The Athletics slide into this evening’s matchup sporting a 53-41 record that ranks them 2nd in the AL West. At the present time, the Houston Astros lead the division and own a 5 ½ game lead over Oakland. Although 5 ½ isn’t too far of a gap, Houston has been keeping Oakland at bay all season long. To try and bridge that gap this Tuesday night, Oakland will be starting Daniel Mengden. Mengden enters this matchup sporting a 4-1 record as well as a 4.73 ERA and a 1.43 WHIP.
Players to Watch: Marcus Semien (14 HR, 49 RBI, .272 BA), Matt Chapman (21 HR, 54 RBI, .274 BA), and Ramon Laureano (18 HR, 51 RBI, .266 BA).
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So which side should legal betting fans take in this Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics matchup? All things considered, Oakland is the only way to bet tonight. They’re clearly the better team and will have the home field advantage on op of that. Sign up today to make your online betting prediction!
Moneyline: The money line isn’t favoring Oakland all that heavily, making them pretty good straight up selection this Tuesday night.
ATS: The runline odds out on Oakland are more favorable than the odds on the money line. Considering who they’re facing, they’re more than likely to cover that spread.
TOTALs: You can cash in on even odds on the OVER but it’s probably safer to stick to the run line here.
Score Prediction: 8-2 Oakland.