Mariners vs. Athletics Free Pick - August 15

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You can bet Wednesday's Mariners-A's game online with Oakland -117 and Seattle +115.   The total was 8.5.

Pitching Matchup

PITCHING MATCHUP: Mariners RH Mike Leake (8-7, 4.11 ERA) vs. Athletics LH Brett Anderson (2-3, 4.53)

Leake's winless streak reached eight starts on Friday, when he settled for a no-decision at Houston after allowing only two runs in six innings.  He is 1-1 with a 3.13 ERA in five career starts against Oakland, including a pair of no-decisions this season in which he gave up five runs over 12 2/3 innings.

Anderson did not factor in the decision on the road against the Los Angeles Angels on Friday after allowing two runs and four hits over five innings.

Hot Trends

Seattle is 14-6 in the last 20 meetings but have lost the last three.

Six of the last seven games between these two teams went UNDER the current total.

Our Pick

Go with the UNDER 8.5 here

Our Record So Far

Current 2018 MLB Record: 35-31 (53%)

2018 NBA Record: 12-4-1 (75%)

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