Jesse Winker has 97 hits this season, and will try to collect his 100th when his Seattle Mariners (83-68) take on the Kansas City Royals (62-89) on Sunday at 2:10 PM ET. The Mariners are favored (-186) over the Royals (+157). Seattle’s Luis Castillo and Kansas City’s Max Castillo pitch first for their squads in this matchup.
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Game Info, Betting Lines for Mariners vs. Royals
- Game Day: Sunday, September 25, 2022
- Game Time: 2:10 PM ET
- Location: Kansas City, Missouri
- Stadium: Kauffman Stadium
Mariners Stats & Trends
- The Mariners are ninth-best in MLB action with 184 total home runs.
- The Mariners have the third-worst batting average in the league (.228).
- The Mariners rank 17th in the league with an on-base percentage of .312.
- The Mariners’ 8.6 strikeouts per game rank 17th in baseball.
- The Mariners average 1.3 homers per road game this season (100 total away from home).
- The Mariners have a .398 slugging percentage and are averaging 2.9 extra-base hits per game on the road.
- Away from home this season the team averages 8.0 hits per game and is batting .235.
Mariners Key Batters
- Ty France has an OPS of .779, fueled by an OBP of .337 and a team-best slugging percentage of .442 this season.
- France ranks 37th in batting average, 52nd in on-base percentage, and 56th in slugging among all qualifying hitters in MLB.
- J.P. Crawford leads Seattle in OBP (.342) this season, fueled by 123 hits.
- Crawford ranks 80th in batting average, 42nd in on-base percentage and 125th in slugging in the major leagues.
- Crawford heads into this matchup looking to extend his two-game hit streak. In his last five games he is batting .250 with a triple, four walks and an RBI.
- Carlos Santana has collected 78 base hits, an OBP of .312 and a slugging percentage of .382 this season.
- Adam Frazier has three home runs, 39 RBI and a batting average of .235 this season.
Royals Stats & Trends
- The Royals rank 28th in Major League Baseball with just 128 home runs as a team.
- The Royals rank 14th in MLB with a .244 team batting average.
- The Royals have an on-base percentage of .306 this season, which ranks 21st in the league.
- The Royals are one of the most disciplined teams at the plate this season, ranking eighth with an average of 8.0 strikeouts per game.
- They have averaged 0.8 home runs per game in their 80 home contests this season.
- They are slugging .396 in 80 home games this season.
- In 80 home games this season, they have a batting average of .257 while averaging 8.5 base hits per contest.
Royals Key Batters
- Bobby Witt Jr. has 141 hits with a .440 slugging percentage, both team-best numbers for the Royals.
- Including all qualifying hitters in the majors, Witt Jr. is 71st in batting average, 120th in on-base percentage and 57th in slugging percentage.
- Witt Jr. hopes to build on an eight-game hitting streak in this matchup. In his last 10 games he is hitting .333 with four doubles and six RBI.
- Salvador Perez is batting .255 with 22 doubles, a triple, 22 home runs and 16 walks.
- MJ Melendez has racked up a team-best .314 on-base percentage.
- Hunter Dozier has 25 doubles, three triples, 11 home runs and 33 walks while hitting .235.
Mariners vs. Royals Probable Pitchers