Mariners vs. Orioles - 8/10/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Baltimore Orioles (56-53) at Seattle Mariners (51-60)
MLB Baseball: Monday, August 10, 2015 at 10:10 pm (Safeco Field)
M Gonzalez (9-8) (4.32) vs. V Nuno (0-1) (2.52)
The Line: Seattle Mariners -105 / Baltimore Orioles -105 --- Over/Under: 7 See the Latest Odds
TV: MAS2, RTNW
The Baltimore Orioles and Seattle Mariners play game one Monday night.
The Baltimore Orioles look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Orioles have scored 13 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in five of their last six games. The Orioles have won five of their last seven games when scoring more than three runs. Manny Machado leads Baltimore with 129 hits and 57 RBI while Chris Davis and Adam Jones have combined for 133 RBI. The Baltimore Orioles have split their last 10 road games. Wei-Yin Chen gets the nod, and he’s 5-6 with a 3.32 ERA and 106 strikeouts this season. Chen is 2-3 with a 3.33 ERA and 37 strikeouts in his career against the Mariners.
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The Seattle Mariners look to keep rolling after winning five of their last seven games. The Mariners have scored 11 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last seven games. The Mariners have won five of their last six games when scoring more than three runs. Nelson Cruz leads Seattle with 138 hits and 69 RBI while Robinson Cano and Kyle Seager have combined for 94 RBI. The Seattle Mariners have lost four of their last six home games. Vidal Nuno takes the hill, and he’s 0-1 with a 2.52 ERA and 41 strikeouts this season. Nuno is 0-2 with a 11.17 ERA and six strikeouts in his career against the Orioles.
The Orioles are 3-8 in their last 11 during game 1 of a series and 8-3 in Chens last 11 starts. The Mariners are 1-4 in their last 5 Monday games and 4-9 in their last 13 vs. American League East. The Orioles are 9-3 in the last 12 meetings in Seattle and 5-2 in the last 7 meetings overall.
Chen has been solid for much of the season, while Nuno doesn't have much experience as a starting pitcher this season with just one start. Give me the road team here.