The New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners meet this afternoon from Yankee Stadium. The updated odds for this game can be found at Oddsmaker sportsbook.
The Yankees have been injury prone but still have the best record in the American League after winning Friday. They were lead on the mound by CC Sabathia who allowed just three runs pitching a complete game. On Saturday the Yankees will start Hiroki Kuroda who has won his last five decisions. For the season Kuroda has allowed just 126 hits in 137 innings of work.
The Mariners have been playing very well as of late but lost on Friday night to the Yankees. On the mound, Kevin Millwood had an average outing, but the bats could simply not touch the Yankee pitching. On Saturday Seattle will start their ace Felix Hernandez who has allowed just 137 hits in 155 innings of work this season.
New York is 2-4 in their last six games as a home favorite, 0-4 in their last for game two of a series, and 4-1 in Kuroda’s last five home starts. Seattle is 7-1 in their last seven games overall, 5-3 in their last eight road games, and 2-5 in Hernandez’s last seven road starts. Seattle is 4-10 in the last 14 meetings of these two.
With Felix Hernandez on the mound and Seattle an underdog, it is hard not to pick them. Give us Seattle as a moneyline underdogs in this game at best online sportsbooks.