Seattle Mariners vs. Cleveland Indians Total Pick
- Updated: July 29, 2014
Time: 7:05 PM EST Tuesday July 29, 2014 STPH
Location: Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio
The Cleveland Indians host the Seattle Mariners in an American League match up.
In their last games: The Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 10-3 and the Mariners lost to the Baltimore Orioles 3-2.
In their win over the Royals the Indians’ offense blew up for 10 runs on 15 hits.
The Orioles scored a run in the 10th inning to beat the Mariners 3-2.
Here are some additional handicapping angles to ponder:
The Mariners are 5-1 in Hisashi Iwakuma’s last 6 starts as a road favorite.
The Indians are 4-1 in Trevor Bauer’s last 5 starts.
In the last 10 games between these 2 teams in Cleveland the Over record is 8-1-1.
The Indians are 6-0 in their last 6 home games against the Mariners.
Pitching Match Up
Seattle: Hisashi Iwakuma (8-5, 3.09 ERA)
Cleveland: Trevor Bauer (4-5, 3.93 ERA)
Money Line: Seattle +105/ Cleveland -115
Run Line: Cleveland -1.5 +175
Total Line: 7.5
Straight up and Against the Point Spread Records
Seattle Mariners: 54-51 SU / O/U 40-61 / Run Line W/L 57-48
Cleveland Indians: 52-53 SU / O/U 55-48 / Run Line W/L 50-56
Key Betting Trends
• SEA is 1-5 in their last 6 overall.
• SEA is 19-7 in their last 26 games as a road favorite.
• SEA has an Under record of 4-1 in their last 5 road games.
• CLE is 17-8 in their last 25 home games.
• CLE is 1-4 in their last 5 overall.
• CLE has an Over record of 9-4 in their last 13 home games.
Key Player Injuries
Willie Bloomquist Right knee contusion on 15-day DL(7/24)
James Paxton Left lat strain on 60-day DL(4/9)
Michael Saunders Strained left oblique on 15-day DL(7/11)
Michael Bourn Strained left hamstring on 15-day DL(7/6)
Jason Giambi Left knee inflammation on 60-day DL(6/12)
Justin Masterson Right knee inflammation on 15-day DL(7/8)
Nyjer Morgan Sprained right knee on 60-day DL(5/15)
Iwakuma has pitched well in his last three starts and even better considering who he faced. Bauer sharp lately and has very strong home numbers with a 3-1 record and 2.82 ERA.
Take the UNDER 7.5 -105