The OVER hasn’t paid out in any of Seattle Mariners ace pitcher Felix Hernandez’s last eight starts at home as his team prepares to play host to the New York Yankees on Monday night in baseball betting action at the sportsbooks.
Hernandez is 8-1 with a 1.91 ERA on the season, rolling to a win over Tampa Bay last time out by pitching nine shutout innings while giving up four hits and fanning eight. Michael Pineda (6-2, 3.36 ERA) will pitch for the Yankees.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Baseball betting odds makers, including BetOnline, opened the Seattle Mariners as -152 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under total bettors saw the number open at 6 at shops such as Bodog.
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.1-3.5 win for the Mariners.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Seattle Mariners bring a 24-26 record to the battle against the 26-25 Yankees. Stay Informed: Follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Seattle vs New York injuries news.
According to MLB Power Rankings here, it’s the No. 15-ranked Seattle Mariners and the No. 22-rated New York Yankees in this matchup.
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features the Seattle Mariners No. 28-ranked scoring average of 3.72 runs per game, against a New York Yankees offense rated No. 8 and scoring 4.47 runs per game. The Mariners have averaged 7.94 hits per game to date this season, less than the Yankees hitters have managed (8.39 per nine innings).
Seattle owns the No. 10 defense, allowing 3.72 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with New York’s No. 18-rated defense.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
New York didn’t plate a single run in their last outing, shut down by Jesse Chavez in a losing cause, 3-0, against Oakland on Sunday.
The Mariners got to extra innings, but lost when they got there against Cleveland on Sunday; it was a 6-3 final at Safeco Field in MLB wagering action.
- NY Yankees is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games
- NY Yankees is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees’s last 6 games on the road
- The total has gone UNDER in 8 of NY Yankees’s last 11 games when playing Seattle
- The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Seattle’s last 18 games
- Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
- The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Seattle’s last 9 games at home
- The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Seattle’s last 11 games when playing NY Yankees
Next Betting Matchups
New York at Seattle, Tuesday, June 2nd