MLB Matchups  >>  Seattle Mariners vs. Boston Red Sox Preview 08/23/2014

 
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The Seattle Mariners and the Boston Red Sox will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Fenway Park.

Chris Young will be the starting pitcher for the Mariners on this day. Right hander Young is 12-6 this season with a 3.07 ERA.

It'll be Brandon Workman toeing the rubber for the Red Sox in this contest. Right hander Workman is 1-7 with a 4.26 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Mariners listed as 105-moneyline favorites versus the Red Sox, while the game's total is sitting at 9.

The Mariners were a 5-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Red Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Seattle at -185 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.

Seattle:
Team record: 69-58
Seattle is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games
Seattle is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing Boston
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing Boston
Seattle is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Boston
Boston:
Team record: 56-72
Current Streak: lost 6 straight games.
Boston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Boston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games at home
Boston is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston's last 5 games when playing Seattle
Next up:
Seattle at Boston Sunday, August 24