Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Friday when the Seattle Mariners and the Los Angeles Angels meet at Angel Stadium.
The Mariners will trot Erasmo Ramirez out to the mound in this one. Righthander Ramirez has a 5-2 record and a 4.97 ERA this season.
Ramirez's opponent in this one will be Jered Weaver. The Angels righthander has a 3.36 ERA to go along with a 10-8 record this season.
Oddsmakers currently have the Angels listed as 193-moneyline favorites versus the Mariners, while the game's total is sitting at 7½.
Seattle lost its last outing, a 5-4 result against the Tigers on September 19. Bettors who backed the Tigers at -194 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 5-4 winner on the road against the Athletics. Bettors on Los Angeles at +169 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Seattle: 67-86 SU
Los Angeles: 74-78 SU
SEATTLE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
LOS ANGELES MOST RECENTLY:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Seattle are 5-5
After playing Oakland are 2-8
After a win are 6-4
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing LA Angels
Seattle is 4-8 SU in their last 12 games when playing LA Angels
Seattle is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Seattle is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games
LA Angels are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Seattle
LA Angels are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Angels's last 7 games at home
LA Angels home to Seattle, Saturday, September 21