Seattle Mariners vs. Houston Astros - 9/30/15 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Houston Astros (83-75) at Seattle Mariners (75-83)
MLB Baseball: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 10:10 pm (Safeco Field)
S Kazmir (7-11) (2.97) vs. M Guiape (0-3) (5.32)
The Line: Seattle Mariners / Houston Astros --- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: ROOT-Northwest, ROOT-Southwest
The Seattle Mariners and the Houston Astros face off on Wednesday Night as they continue their battle of American League West teams.
The Seattle Mariners played spoiler on Tuesday as they beat the Astros on Tuesday. Robinson Cano hit a home run and Kyle Seager and Mark Trumbo each had two hits as the Mariners scored six runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Vidal Nuno allowed six hits and three runs while striking out five over 5.0 innings to not get a decision as Tom Wilhelsen got the win. For Wednesday’s game the Mariners start Mayckol Guiape who is 0-3 with a 5.32 ERA over 23.2 innings of work.
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The Houston Astros fell to the Mariners on Tuesday and they now find themselves a half of a game out in the American League Wildcard race. Marwin Gonzalez hit a home run, George Springer had three hits and Jose Altuve had a hit as the Astros scored four runs on eight hits. Starting pitcher Mike Fiers allowed five hits and four runs while striking out seven over 5.2 innings to not get a decision as Oliver Perez took the loss. For Wednesday’s game the Astros start Scott Kazmir who has allowed 84 hits and 29 earned runs while striking out 101 over 109.2 innings for a 5-5 record and a 2.38 ERA.
Seattle is 11-4 in game three of a series, 2-6 in their last eight games, and 16-36 following a win. Seattle is 5-2 in game three of a series, 16-40 in their last 56 road games, and 1-5 in Kazmir’s last six starts.
While kazmir has been awful of late I have to belive his team rallie sfor him here and the Astros get a desperate win.