Houston Astros vs. Seattle Mariners odds, tips and betting trends | May 28

The Seattle Mariners (19-27) and Houston Astros (29-17) will battle on Saturday at T-Mobile Park, starting at 10:10 PM ET.

As the favorite, the Astros (-125 on the moneyline) visit the Mariners (+106). The scheduled starters are Jose Urquidy (4-1) for the Houston Astros, and Logan Gilbert (4-2) for the Seattle Mariners.

Yesterday, the Mariners claimed a 6-1 win over the Astros, with Chris Flexen (7.0 IP, 1 R, 7 H, 6 K) registering the win for the Mariners. Ty France finished 3-for-4 with a home run and an RBI to lead the offensive attack. Justin Verlander (6.0 IP, 6 R, 10 H, 6 K) was handed the loss for the Astros.

Ahead of watching this Astros vs. Mariners matchup, here’s everything you need to know about Saturday’s action on the diamond.

Houston Astros vs. Seattle Mariners Odds and Betting Lines

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  • Favorite: Astros (-125, bet $125 to win $100)
  • Underdog: Mariners (+106, bet $100 to win $106)
  • Over/under: 7.5

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Astros Stats and Trends

Astros Betting Records

  • This season, the Astros have won 25 out of the 36 games, or 69.4%, in which they’ve been favored.
  • This season, Houston has won 20 of its 29 games, or 69%, when favored by at least -125 on the moneyline.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 55.6% chance of a victory for the Astros.
  • Houston and its opponents have hit the over in 12 of their 46 games with a total this season.
  • The Astros have an ATS record of 23-23-0 in 46 games with a spread this season.

José Urquidy (Astros Probable Starter)

  • Urquidy (4-1) will take the mound for the Astros, his ninth start of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last start was on Sunday, when he tossed 6 2/3 innings while giving up one earned run on six hits in a matchup with the Texas Rangers.
  • The 27-year-old has pitched in eight games this season with an ERA of 4.24, a 6 strikeout-to-walk ratio and a WHIP of 1.413.
  • He has started eight games this season, earning a quality start (6 or more IP, 3 or fewer ER) in two of them.
  • Urquidy has two starts in a row of five innings or more.
  • The Mariners rank 19th in MLB with 184 runs scored this season. They have a .235 batting average this campaign with 51 home runs (10th in the league).
  • The right-hander has allowed the Mariners to go 8-for-20 with a double, a home run and six RBI in four innings this season.

Astros Batting Stats

  • The Astros’ 59 home runs rank third in Major League Baseball.
  • Hitters for the Astros rank sixth in the majors with a combined .404 team slugging percentage.
  • Houston’s .231 batting average ranks 21st in the league this season.
  • The Astros have scored the 15th-most runs in the league this season with 191 (4.2 per game).
  • Houston has an OBP of .308 this season, which ranks 17th in MLB.
  • The Astros are one of the most disciplined teams at the plate this season, ranking eighth with an average of 7.7 strikeouts per game.

Mariners Stats and Trends

Mariners Betting Records

  • The Mariners have been chosen as underdogs in 32 games this year and have walked away with the win 11 times (34.4%) in those games.
  • This year, Seattle has won eight of 23 games when listed as at least +106 or worse on the moneyline.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies the Mariners have a 48.5% chance of coming away with a victory in the contest.
  • Seattle and its opponents have gone over the total this season in 24 of their 46 opportunities.
  • The Mariners are 22-24-0 against the spread in their 46 games that had a posted line this season.

Logan Gilbert (Mariners Probable Starter)

  • Gilbert (4-2 with a 2.77 ERA and 55 strikeouts in 52 innings pitched) gets the start for the Mariners, his 10th of the season.
  • His last time out was on Sunday against the Boston Red Sox, when the righty threw seven innings, surrendering three earned runs while giving up five hits.
  • The 25-year-old has amassed an ERA of 2.77, with 9.5 strikeouts per nine innings in nine games this season. Opposing batters have a .206 batting average against him.
  • Gilbert is trying for his third quality start in a row.
  • Gilbert is aiming for his 10th straight appearance lasting five or more innings. He averages 5.2 innings per start.
  • He meets an Astros offense that ranks 15th in the league with 191 total runs scored while batting .231 as a unit. His opponent has a collective .404 slugging percentage (sixth in MLB play) and has hit a total of 59 home runs (third in the league).
  • This season, the 25-year-old ranks 20th in ERA (2.77), 25th in WHIP (1.096), and 19th in K/9 (9.5) among qualifying pitchers.

Mariners Batting Stats

  • The Mariners average 1.1 home runs per game to rank 10th in baseball with 51 total home runs .
  • This season, the Mariners’ .383 slugging percentage is 18th in baseball.
  • Seattle has the 16th-ranked batting average in the league (.235).
  • The Mariners score the 19th-most runs in baseball (184 total, 4.0 per game).
  • Seattle’s .315 on-base percentage is ninth-best in the league.
  • The Mariners strike out 8.4 times per game, the No. 20 mark in the league.

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Astros vs. Mariners: Live Streaming Info & Game Time

  • Game Day: Saturday, May 28, 2022
  • Game Time: 10:10 PM ET
  • Stadium: T-Mobile Park
  • TV Channel: AT&T Sportsnet Southwest
  • Live Stream: fuboTV (Watch for free)

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