Seattle Mariners vs. Chicago White Sox - 8/23/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago White Sox (58-63) at Seattle Mariners (56-67)
MLB Baseball: Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 4:10 pm (Safeco Field)
J Danks (6-10) (4.48) vs. T Walker (8-7) (4.60)
The Line: Seattle Mariners -154 / Chicago White Sox +144 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
The Seattle Mariners and the Chicago White Sox face off on Sunday in Seattle as they close out their MLB series.
The Seattle Mariners disappointing season continued on Saturday as they fell to the White Sox. Franklin Gutierrez had three hits and Robinson Cano and Austin Jackson each had two hits as the Mariners scored three runs on eight hits. Starting pitcher Vidal Nuno allowed five hits and a run while striking out four over 6.2 innings to not get a decision as Danny Farquhar took the loss to fall to 0-4 for the season. For Sunday’s game the Mariners start Taijuan Walker who has allowed 138 hits and 72 earned runs while striking out 135 over 141 innings for an 8-7 record and a 4.60 ERA.
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The Chicago White Sox won for the third time in a row as they beat the Mariners on Saturday. Trayce Thompson hit a home run and Jose Abreu and Adam Eaton had hits as the White Sox scored six runs on eight hits. Starting pitcher Carlos Rodon allowed six hit and three runs, one earned, while striking out eight over 7.0 innings to not get a decision as Nate Jones got the win and David Robertson earned his 25th save. For Sunday’s game the White Sox start John Danks who has allowed 146 hits and 69 earned runs while striking out 94 over 134.2 innings for a 6-10 record and a 4.61 ERA.
Seattle is 2-6 in their last eight games, 1-5 against a team with a losing record, and 4-1 in Walker’s last five home starts. Chicago is 9-3 against a team with a losing record, 3-7 in their last 10 road games, and 1-4 in Danks’ last five road starts. Chicago is 12-5 in their last 17 games in Seattle.
The White Sox just seen to have the Mariners’ number so I will take them to get it done again here as a dog.