The Toronto Blue Jays will continue their long west coast trip as they pay a visit to the Pacific Northwest to face the Seattle Mariners in a Major League Baseball game scheduled for Monday Night August 5th. The Blue Jays and Mariners will get started from Seattle at 10:10PM Eastern Time and you can catch all of the action on the MLB Extra Innings channel. All of the updated MLB odds can be found at Oddsmaker sportsbook.
The MLB betting odds from this matchup between two American League clubs have the home side Seattle Mariners favored by -125 odds with the return on the road underdog Toronto Blue Jays lined at +115 odds. The run total is lined at 7 ½ runs with the under favored by -120 odds and over 7 ½ runs returning +100 odds. Those who wager the run line with the Seattle Mariners and lay the -1 ½ runs will get back +165 odds. Bettors choosing the +1 ½ run head start with the Toronto Blue Jays will have to lay -195 odds for their run line wager.
The scheduled starters for the series opener will feature right hander R.A. Dickey for the Blue Jays as the knuckleballer will go up against Hisashi Iwakuma for the Mariners. Dickey in 23 starts is 8-11 with an ERA of 4.66 and WHIP of 1.30. Iwakuma has had an outstanding season for Seattle with a mark of 10-4 in his 23 starts with an ERA of 2.76 and WHIP of 0.97. Iwakuma for Seattle has not allowed a single earned run over his past two starts working 11 2/3rd’s innings at home to Minnesota on July 25th and on the road at Boston on Wednesday. Dillon Gee’s last assignment was on Wednesday where he got to work his knuckler at the good pitchers park in Oakland. Gee allowed no earned runs and six hits in six innings of work. In his past four road starts at Oakland, Cleveland and Tampa Bay Gee has allowed three earned runs working a total of 26 2/3rd innings. Both pitchers will benefit tonight from pitching in a good pitching park in Seattle where you have the marine air making it difficult for the baseball to carry.
With our free MLB pick for Monday we will play on the Toronto Blue Jays and Seattle Mariners to play under the total of 7 ½ runs at the sportsbook.