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    Julio Rodriguez is just one hit away from his 100th of the season as his Seattle Mariners (61-52) ready for a matchup against the Texas Rangers (49-62) on Friday at 8:05 PM ET. The Mariners are favored (-167) over the Rangers (+142). George Kirby takes the mound first for Seattle, and Josh Sborz is Texas’ pick to start.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Mariners vs. Rangers

    • Game Day: Friday, August 12, 2022
    • Game Time: 8:05 PM ET
    • Location: Arlington, Texas
    • Stadium: Globe Life Field
    Mariners vs Rangers Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Mariners -167 8.5

    Mariners Stats & Trends

    Mariners Batting

    • The Mariners are 12th in baseball with 126 total home runs.
    • The Mariners have the 25th-ranked batting average in the majors (.231).
    • The Mariners rank 14th in the league with an on-base percentage of .314.
    • The Mariners strike out 8.5 times per game, the No. 20 mark in the league.
    • The Mariners average 1.2 home runs per road game this season (66 total on the road).
    • The Mariners are slugging .389 with 2.8 extra-base hits per game away from home.
    • The club averages eight hits per game and is batting .235 away from home this season.

    Mariners Key Batters

    • Ty France leads Seattle with an OBP of .367, plus a team-best slugging percentage of .461.
    • Among the qualified hitters in baseball, France’s batting average ranks 18th, his on-base percentage ranks 18th, and he is 37th in slugging.
    • Rodriguez leads Seattle with 99 hits. He is batting .271 this season and has 39 extra-base hits.
    • Rodriguez is 47th in batting average, 68th in on-base percentage and 25th in slugging among qualified hitters.
    • J.P. Crawford has collected 97 base hits, an OBP of .331 and a slugging percentage of .354 this season.
    • Jesse Winker has 11 home runs, 42 RBI and a batting average of .229 this season.

    Rangers Stats & Trends

    Rangers Batting

    • The Rangers have hit 137 homers this season, which ranks eighth in the league.
    • The Rangers’ .239 batting average ranks 19th in the league this season.
    • The Rangers have an on-base percentage of .302 this season, which ranks 25th in the league.
    • The Rangers are one of the least disciplined teams at the plate this season, ranking 26th with an average of 8.9 strikeouts per game.
    • In 54 games at home this season, they’ve hit 67 homers, an average of 1.2 per contest.
    • They have a team slugging percentage of .390 in home games this season with 139 extra-base hits.
    • They are averaging 7.8 base hits per game and batting .234 as a team at home this season.

    Rangers Key Batters

    • Corey Seager has 104 hits with a .330 on-base percentage, leading the Rangers in both categories.
    • Including all qualified players, Seager is 80th in batting average, while his on-base percentage ranks 75th and he is 31st in slugging.
    • Seager heads into this game on a three-game hitting streak. During his last five outings he is hitting .333 with a home run, four walks and three RBI.
    • Marcus Semien has 18 doubles, three triples, 17 home runs and 39 walks while batting .240.
    • Semien is 108th in batting average, 125th in on-base percentage and 93rd in slugging percentage in MLB.
    • Adolis Garcia is hitting .252 with 21 doubles, four triples, 19 home runs and 28 walks.
    • Nate Lowe is slugging .455 to pace his team.

    Mariners vs. Rangers Probable Pitchers

    Kirby Sborz
    15 GS 0
    3-3 W-L 0-0
    3.40 ERA 5.87
    79.1 IP 15.1
    11 BB 8
    81 SO 21

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