Tampa Bay Rays at Seattle Mariners Free MLB Picks & Odds
by Josh Schonwald - 5/12/2014
Tuesday, May 13, 10:10 PM on SUN, ROOT
Safeco Field, Seattle, Washington
Tampa Bay Rays - Price, D (3-3) vs. Seattle Mariners - Iwakuma, H (2-0)
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On Tuesday night, Hisashi Iwakuma will be looking to pick up his third straight win when he and the Seattle Mariners take on David Price and the Tampa Bay Rays.
Lefty David Price lost for the third time this season when the Baltimore Orioles were able to beat him last Thursday. He could only make it through five innings in that game and gave up three runs on nine hits while striking out a season-low three batters and walking one. He now has a 4.53 ERA this season, which is more than a run worse than his career ERA.
Robinson Cano has faced Price more than anyone else on the Mariners and is 15-for-57 against him with a double, a triple and a home run. John Buck has done well against Price over the years by getting four hits in 11 at-bats with one home run.
Hisashi Iwakuma picked up his second win in two starts by pitching eight shutout innings against the Kansas City Royals last week. He allowed just four hits in the start and walked none while striking out seven Royals. His ERA through two games is a solid 2.45 and he has only given up one walk in 14.2 innings.
No one on the Rays has hit a home run off of Iwakuma, but Ben Zobrist is 4-for-6 with a double against him.
Tampa Bay Rays Betting Trends
Tampa Bay Rays are 21-14-2 against the Over/Under
Run Differential for Tampa Bay Rays is -0.2
Seattle Mariners Betting Trends
Seattle Mariners are 18-16-2 against the Over/Under
Run differential for Seattle Mariners is 0.1
Injuries to Watch
Tampa Bay Rays
04/13/14 P Alex Cobb Oblique 15-day DL (4/13)
04/08/14 P Matt Moore Elbow 15-day DL (4/8), out for season
03/30/14 2B Tim Beckham Knee 15-day DL (3/30)
03/28/14 P Jeremy Hellickson Elbow 15-day DL (3/30)
04/16/14 P Blake Beavan Shoulder 15-day DL (4/15)
04/16/14 1B Logan Morrison Hamstring 15-day DL (4/14)
04/09/14 P James Paxton Back 15-day DL (4/8)
03/30/14 P Taijuan Walker Shoulder 15-day DL (3/21)
Josh's Pick: Take Tampa Bay
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