MLB Matchups  >>  Texas vs. Seattle Preview 05/26/2013

A winning streak will be on the line for the Texas Rangers on Sunday when they battle the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field.

The Rangers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Nick Tepesech in this game. Tepesech has a 3-4 record and a 3.98 ERA this season.

It'll be Hisashi Iwakuma toeing the rubber for the Mariners in this contest. Righthander Iwakuma is 5-1 with a 2.37 ERA so far this season.

Oddsmakers currently have the Mariners listed as 132-moneyline favorites versus the Rangers, while the game's total is sitting at 7.
Texas won its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Mariners on May 25. Bettors who backed the Rangers at +128 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Texas has won 2 straight games.
Seattle has lost 7 straight games.

Texas: 31-17 SU
Seattle: 20-28 SU

Texas4-0-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Seattle
Texas7-1-1 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Texas11-4-1 SU in its last 16 games
Seattle is 2-4-1 SU in its last 7 games ,when playing at home against Texas
Seattle is 0-4-1 SU in its last 5 games ,
Seattle is 0-4-1 SU in its last 5 games ,when playing Texas

Texas at Arizona, Monday, May 27
Seattle home to San Diego, Monday, May 27