Texas Rangers vs Seattle Mariners 5/8/2023 – T-Mobile Park will play venue to a matchup between the Texas Rangers and the Seattle Mariners on Monday night. This will be the first game of a three-game series between these two teams. The Texas Rangers are 20-13 on the scoreboard after their series against the Los Angeles Angels over the weekend. The Seattle Mariners played the Houston Texans before coming here and managed to split that series, making them an even 17-17 on the season. The Seattle Mariners will be winning this game according to the latest MLB betting trends.
Texas Rangers vs Seattle Mariners 5/8/2023
|When:||Monday, May 8, 9:40 PM EDT|
|Where:||T-Mobile Park Seattle, Washington|
|TV:||BALLY SPORTS NETWORK|
Angels in the outfield, monster at the plate. #StraightUpTX pic.twitter.com/MLu3q9C5YB
— Texas Rangers (@Rangers) May 7, 2023
The Texas Rangers played the Los Angeles Angels before coming here and managed to win one game and lose another. The Rangers are batting with an average of .269 and have scored a total of 221 runs this baseball season. The lead homerun scorer for the Rangers is Adolis Garcia who has knocked nine homers out of the park, along with 36 ribbies. The Rangers will be handing the ball to Jon Gray who is 1-1 with a 4.40 ERA.
Players to watch: Marcus Semien 2B (GP 33, AB 133, R 28, H 38, 2B 9, 3B 0, HR 5, RBI 28, TB 62, BB 20, SO 26, SB 4, AVG 0.286, OBP 0.377, SLG 0.466, OPS 0.843, WAR 2, Nathaniel Lowe 1B (GP 33, AB 130, R 24, H 34, 2B 10, 3B 0, HR 4, RBI 23, TB 56, BB 16, SO 29, SB 0, AVG 0.262, OBP 0.345, SLG 0.431, OPS 0.775, WAR 1.1
The Seattle Mariners were paired with the Houston Texans in the last set and lost the first game while losing the second one. In this MLB season, the Mariners are batting with an average of .226 and have collected 148 runs in total. Teoscar Hernandez has scored seven home runs so far while posting 16 rib-eyes for the team so far. The Mariners will be nodding to Logan Gilbert for this game. Gilbert is 1-1 this season with a 4.01 ERA.
Players to watch: Julio Rodriguez CF (GP 32, AB 134, R 21, H 29, 2B 6, 3B 1, HR 6, RBI 15, TB 55, BB 11, SO 40, SB 6, AVG 0.216, OBP 0.286, SLG 0.41, OPS 0.696, WAR 0.7, Teoscar Hernandez RF (GP 34, AB 133, R 16, H 30, 2B 5, 3B 0, HR 7, RBI 16, TB 56, BB 4, SO 47, SB 1, AVG 0.226, OBP 0.268, SLG 0.421, OPS 0.689, WAR 0.6
Texas Rangers vs Seattle Mariners Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas’ last 6 games.
Texas are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
Texas are 3-11 SU in their last 14 games against Seattle.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Texas’ last 8 games on the road.
Texas are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Seattle.
Texas are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the American League.
Seattle are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle’s last 5 games at home.
Seattle are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Texas.
Seattle are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the American League.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Seattle’s last 12 games played on a Monday when at home.
Texas Rangers vs Seattle Mariners Betting Picks
Both these teams are coming here after inconsistent performances and are looking for stronger footings this season. The Seattle Mariners are favored to win the matchup on Monday as favored by the top baseball betting sites.
Score Prediction: Mariners 6, Rangers 2.