The Houston Astros and Seattle Mariners open a three-game series on Monday. This event happened at 9:10 p.m. ET at T- Mobile park in Seattle. However, Houston was at 27-26 2nd in AL West. Also Seattle at 23-30 3rd in AL West. However Astros and Mariners MLB betting odds and lines. This is with picks and best bets. Astros at Mariners had projected starting pitchers. This was RHP Lance McCullers Jr. v/s LHP Marco Gonzales. Though McCullers is 0-2 with a 13.50 ERA in four starts on the road. Also, this was the best start of the season. This was his last starting. Because he threw seven scoreless innings against the Texas Rangers at home. He was at 3-2, 4.87 ERA. Also at 40k, 44 1/3 IP and 9 stars.
Now Gonzalez is 0-1 against the Astros this season. He earned 3 runs allowed over a 4 1/3 inning start. Thus he won four consecutive starts. He was at 6-2, 3.49 ERA. Also 53k, 56 2/3 IP, 9 stars.
ASTROS: SS ALedmys Diaz out (quadriceps). OF Yordan Alvarez was a knee injury. RP Roberto Osuna had an elbow injury.
MARINERS: 2B Sam Haggerty had a forearm injury. OF Mitch Haniger (hernia) out. 2B Shed Long (shin) out. And C Tom Murphy had a foot injury and out.
MONEY LINE: The ASTROS are favored at -143 with Mariners. The Mariners priced as +130 underdogs. However, the Astros were very awful on the road. They have won seven of 25 games. These all are away from Houston this season. Also, Seattle is at 12-9 at home. And Gonzalez pitched very perfectly. Thus the best money line for Seattle Mariners is +161. However, for Houston Astros is -165.
RUN LINE: Houston enters Monday favored at -1.5 (+110). They are with the Mariners at +1.5 (-134). However, Houston has the fifth-lowest cover percentage in the league. Whereas Seattle has the seventh-highest.
Odds, picks, and betting tips
It was predicted that the Mariners at 6 and the Astros will at 3. Though the total set at 8 runs. It is observed that no team has a higher over the percentage that .the Mariners. Whereas Astros are nog far behind. They take over 8 (-110). The best over (8.5) -118. The best under (9) -120. The best Houston Astros spread is (-1.5) +102. Whereas for Seattle Mariners is (+1.5) -110.
However, the race is not that close. The Astros have already clinched the season series. This would be the first tiebreaker.