Red Sox vs. Mariners - 8/15/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Seattle Mariners (54-61) at Boston Red Sox (50-64)
MLB Baseball: Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 1:35 pm (Fenway Park)
Felix Hernandez (14-6) (3.11) vs. W Miley (8-9) (4.68)
The Line: Boston Red Sox +125 / Seattle Mariners -135 --- Over/Under: 8.5 See the Latest Odds
The Seattle Mariners and Boston Red Sox play game two Saturday afternoon.
The Seattle Mariners look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Mariners have scored 10 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six of their last 10 games. The Mariners have won five of their last six games when scoring more than three runs. Nelson Cruz leads Seattle with 140 hits and 70 RBI while Robinson Cano and Kyle Seager have combined for 79 RBI. The Seattle Mariners have split their last eight road games. Felix Hernandez gets the ball, and he’s 14-6 with a 3.11 ERA and 145 strikeouts this season. Hernandez is 8-3 with a 3.21 ERA and 108 strikeouts in his career against the Red Sox.
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The Boston Red Sox need a win after losing six of their last 10 games. The Red Sox have scored 25 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in six straight games. The Red Sox have won six of their last nine games when scoring more than three runs. Xander Bogaerts leads Boston with 132 hits and 54 RBI while David Ortiz and Mookie Betts have combined for 120 RBI. The Boston Red Sox have split their last eight home games. Wade Miley takes the hill, and he’s 8-9 with a 4.68 ERA and 98 strikeouts this season. This will be Miley’s second career game against the Mariners.
The Mariners are 17-8 in their last 25 during game 2 of a series and 34-16 in Hernandezs last 50 starts. The Red Sox are 2-6 in their last 8 during game 2 of a series and 0-6 in Mileys last 6 starts. The Mariners are 5-2 in Hernandezs last 7 starts vs. Red Sox.
Felix has allowed two or less runs in six of his last eight outings. Felix has also owned the Red Sox throughout his career. Give me Seattle for the reasonable price.