Mariners vs. Orioles - 7/2/16 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Baltimore Orioles (47-32) at Seattle Mariners (41-39)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, July 2, 2016 at 10:10 pm (Safeco Field)
T Wilson (4-5) (4.50) vs. J Paxton (1-3) (4.15)
The Line: Seattle Mariners -132 / Baltimore Orioles +122 --- Over/Under: 8 See the Latest Odds
The Baltimore Orioles and Seattle Mariners square off for game three of their series late Saturday night.
The Baltimore Orioles look to stay hot after winning six of their last eight games. The Orioles have scored 17 runs in their last three games and five or more runs in nine of their last 12 games. The Baltimore Orioles offense continues to produce, and they’ve won seven straight games when scoring more than three runs. Manny Machado leads Baltimore with 101 hits, Mark Trumbo has 60 RBI and Jonathan Schoop has 13 home runs. Tyler Wilson gets the nod, and he’s 4-5 with a 4.50 ERA and 41 strikeouts this season. Wilson is 0-1 with a 6.43 ERA and three strikeouts in his career against the Mariners.
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The Seattle Mariners look for a win after winning five of their last seven games. The Mariners have scored 11 runs in their last three games and five or more runs in five of their last six games. The Seattle Mariners offense has also been picking up lately, and they’ve won five of their last six games when scoring more than three runs. Robinson Cano leads Seattle with 99 hits, Nelson Cruz has 53 RBI and Kyle Seager has 16 home runs. James Paxton takes the hill, and he’s 1-3 with a 4.15 ERA and 41 strikeouts this season. This will be Paxton’s second career game against the Orioles.
The Orioles are 7-1 in their last 8 during game 3 of a series and 5-1 in Wilsons last 6 road starts. The Mariners are 1-4 in their last 5 during game 3 of a series and 0-5 in Paxtons last 5 home starts. The under is 6-2 in the last 8 meetings in Seattle.
We took the over Friday night, and we're going to do the same thing here. Both of these clubs continue to pound the hell out of the ball and put up impressive numbers. Expect another big number in terms of the total.