Seattle Mariners vs Texas Rangers 08/19/2021 Analysis, Odds and Betting Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Seattle Mariners vs Texas Rangers 08/19/2021 – The Seattle Mariners are coming into this game after taking out the Rangers. The Mariners rebounded well in their last game but their chase for the wild card spot still continues. Seattle won a total of 65 games and dropped 56 in return while remaining third in the AL West Division. The Texas Rangers are still at the bottom and are most likely to remain at the same spot until the end of this season. The Rangers have tough competition and getting past the Angels seems to be an impossible task. The online betting websites are against the Rangers to win this game against the Mariners.
Seattle Mariners vs Texas Rangers 08/19/2021
The Seattle Mariners are yet to achieve their dream of winning the World Series. The Mariners are the only current franchise that has never appeared for the World Series. Seattle is now three games behind the Athletics and four-plus games ahead of the Angels. Kyle Seager went deep from the plate in a losing effort last night. Chris Flexen will take the nod in this game as their starting pitcher. The righty is holding a 10-5 record on the season with an ERA of 3.78. Flexen was successful in his last game against Toronto.
Players to watch: Mitch Haniger RF (GP 115, AB 454, R 79, H 117, 2B 19, 3B 2, HR 26, RBI 67, TB 218, BB 34, SO 119, SB 1, AVG 0.258, OBP 0.313, SLG 0.48, OPS 0.794, WAR 2), J.P. Crawford SS (GP 118, AB 444, R 60, H 120, 2B 26, 3B 0, HR 6, RBI 36, TB 164, BB 39, SO 83, SB 3, AVG 0.27, OBP 0.332, SLG 0.369, OPS 0.701, WAR 2.9).
The Texas Rangers dropped a total of 78 games and won just 42 in return. The Rangers managed to win their series opener but they have been inconsistent with their success. Jose Trevino was the only player to contribute a single run for the Rangers last night. Spencer Howard will get the ball in this game as their starting pitcher. The righty is holding an ERA of 5.61 with a 0-3 record on the season. The Rangers acquired Howard from the Phillies in their last trade. Howard has appeared in 58 starts and has surrendered 37 runs in total.
Players to watch: Isiah Kiner-Falefa 3B (GP 118, AB 473, R 53, H 122, 2B 21, 3B 3, HR 7, RBI 39, TB 170, BB 15, SO 71, SB 16, AVG 0.258, OBP 0.293, SLG 0.359, OPS 0.652, WAR 3), Adolis Garcia RF (GP 108, AB 416, R 55, H 102, 2B 16, 3B 2, HR 26, RBI 70, TB 200, BB 22, SO 138, SB 8, AVG 0.245, OBP 0.288, SLG 0.481, OPS 0.769, WAR 2.7).
Seattle Mariners vs Texas Rangers Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Seattle’s last 14 games.
Texas is 3-11 SU in their last 14 games.
Seattle Mariners vs Texas Rangers Betting Picks
The Seattle Mariners have a better starting pitcher in this game and the baseball bets have predicted them to win this game. The Rangers are holding the 30th rank in OPS and 29th in runs scored. Back the Mariners to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Mariners 5, Rangers 3.