Colorado Rockies (9-3) at Seattle Mariners (5-9)
MLB Baseball: Friday, August 7, 2020 at 9:40 pm (T-Mobile Park)
Antonio Senzatela (2-0) (2.45) vs. Yusei Kikuchi (0-0) (4.66)
The Line: Seattle Mariners +106 / Colorado Rockies -116 --- Over/Under: 9 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Colorado Rockies and Seattle Mariners meet Friday in MLB action at T-Mobile Park.
The Colorado Rockies look to stay hot after winning nine of their last 11 games. The Rockies have scored 14 runs in their last three games and four or more runs in nine of their last 10 games. The Rockies are 8-1 this season when scoring more than three runs. Charlie Blackmon leads the Rockies with 19 hits and 14 RBI while Trevor Story and David Dahl have combined for 25 hits and 12 RBI. Antonio Senzatela gets the ball, and he is 2-0 with a 2.45 ERA and nine strikeouts this season. Senzatela is 0-2 with a 8.18 ERA and nine strikeouts in his career against the Mariners.
The Seattle Mariners need a win after losing five of their last six games. The Mariners have scored 11 runs in their last three games and three or less runs in five of their last six games. The Mariners are 0-8 this season when scoring three or less runs. Kyle Lewis leads the Mariners with 20 hits and 10 RBI while Kyle Seager and J.P. Crawford have combined for 29 hits and 18 RBI. Yusei Kikuchi gets the ball, and he is 0-0 with a 4.66 ERA and 13 strikeouts this season. This will be Kikuchi’s first career game against the Rockies.
The Rockies are 4-0 in their last 4 interleague games, 8-3 in their last 11 during game 1 of a series and 8-2 in their last 10 overall. The Mariners are 5-1 in their last 6 interleague games, 4-9 in their last 13 interleague home games and 3-8 in their last 11 Friday games. The under is 9-3-1 in Rockies last 13 overall. The under is 10-2 in Mariners last 12 home games. The Rockies are 6-1 in the last 7 meetings.
Senzatela is off to a really solid start, allowing 10 hits and three runs through 11 innings and striking out nine. Kikuchi continues his struggles from the end of last season, allowing eight hits and five runs through 9.2 innings and even walking five batters. The Colorado Rockies have the pitching edge in this matchup, and they're led by an offense that continues to put up crooked numbers. The Seattle Mariners have scored three or less runs eight times this season and have lost all of those games.
Give me the Rockies and the cheap price.