Cody Anderson (1-3, 6.81 ERA) and the Cleveland Indians (32-24) are in Seattle to meet Wade Miley (5-2, 5.85 ERA) and the Mariners (31-26) in a game that could be high scoring. This is the second of a four-game series at Safeco Field. The Indians won the last game 3-1, extending a six-game winning streak. The game starts at 10:10 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Jun. 7 and will air on STOh and RTNW.
In his most recent outing, Miley pitched 4.2 innings, allowing nine runs, striking out two and walking two in a 16-13 victory over the Padres. Nelson Cruz (.288, 32 Rs, 13 HRs, 40 RBIs) went 1 for 4 yesterday. The Indians were also victorious the last time Anderson pitched. He pitched well, going 7.0 innings, giving up one run and striking out nine in a 5-1 victory over the White Sox. Carlos Santana (.228, 27 Rs, 10 HRs, 27 RBIs, 3 SBs) has been hitting the ball well, going 2 for 4 yesterday with one run.
The odds are Cleveland -110 for this game and the Over/Under (O/U) is 8 at the moment.
Predictions: SU Winner - CLE
Seattle recorded at least two errors for the 10th time this season.
Having scored one run in their last game, the Mariners are going to have to step it up if they want to win this matchup. The Indians have a 14-0 record in games where opponents scored one run or less.
The Indians are coming into the game with six consecutive wins, while the Mariners currently have a losing streak of four.
When they outhit their opponents, the Indians are 21-5. The Mariners have a 25-5 record when outhitting opponents.
Ranking eighth, Cleveland sits in the top 10 of the league in runs, scoring 271 this season. Seattle ranks in the top five at fourth with 288.
Seattle and Cleveland both rank in the top half of the league in walks. Seattle sits at 12th with 184 this season and Cleveland ranks 11th with 187.
When the Mariners hit at least one home run, they are 27-17. When the Indians hit at least one homer, they have a 20-17 record.