MLB Matchups  >>  Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics Preview 04/06/2014

 
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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Sunday when the Seattle Mariners and the Oakland Athletics meet at O.co Coliseum.

The Mariners will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Erasmo Ramirez in this game. Ramirez has a 1-0 record and a 2.57 ERA this season.

Meanwhile, it'll be Sonny Gray who starts for the Athletics. Righthander Gray is 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Athletics listed as 154-moneyline favorites versus the Mariners, while the game's total is sitting at 7½.
The Mariners were a 3-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Athletics. That made winners of bettors who got Seattle at -129 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.

TEAM RECORDS:
Seattle: 4-1 SU
Oakland: 2-3 SU
SEATTLE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 5-5
After playing Oakland are 6-4
After a win are 3-7

OAKLAND MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Minnesota are 7-3
After playing Seattle are 2-8
After a loss are 8-2


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Seattle is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Seattle's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Seattle's last 12 games when playing Oakland
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Oakland's last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Oakland's last 12 games when playing Seattle
Oakland is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home

NEXT UP:
Seattle home to LA Angels, Tuesday, April 8
Oakland at Minnesota, Monday, April 7