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    The Cleveland Guardians are road underdogs (+100) against the Seattle Mariners (-120) in the first game of the MLB season at T-Mobile Park on Thursday. The matchup begins at 10:10 PM ET. Seattle’s Luis Castillo gets the start against Cleveland’s Shane Bieber.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Mariners vs. Guardians

    • Game Day: Thursday, March 30, 2023
    • Game Time: 10:10 PM ET
    • Location: Seattle, Washington
    • Stadium: T-Mobile Park
    Mariners vs Guardians Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Mariners -120 6.5

    How Do I Watch the Mariners vs. the Guardians?

    • TV Channel: MLB Network

    Mariners Stats & Trends

    Mariners Batting

    • The Mariners ranked ninth-best in baseball last season with 197 total home runs.
    • Seattle’s .230 batting average ranked 26th in MLB.
    • Last season the Mariners were the 18th-highest scoring team in MLB action averaging 4.3 runs per game (690 total).
    • The team’s 8.6 strikeouts per game ranked 20th in the majors.
    • The Mariners hit 97 homers at home last season (1.2 per game).
    • Seattle averaged 2.6 extra-base hits per game while slugging .382 at home.
    • The club batted .224 with 583 hits (7.2 per game) at home last season.

    Mariners Key Batters

    • Julio Rodriguez had 144 hits and an OBP of .343 last season.
    • Ty France hit 20 homers while driving in 84 runs.
    • Eugenio Suarez ended his last campaign with 128 hits, an OBP of .332, plus a slugging percentage of .459.
    • Teoscar Hernandez slashed .267/.316/.491 and finished with an OPS of .807.

    Guardians Stats & Trends

    Guardians Batting

    • The Guardians’ 127 home runs ranked second-to-last in MLB last season.
    • Cleveland’s .253 batting average was among the best in baseball, ranking seventh in MLB.
    • The Guardians scored the 15th-most runs in the league last season with 698 (4.3 per game).
    • No team had fewer strikeouts last season than Cleveland, who struck out only 6.9 times per game.
    • They hit 77 homers, an average of 1.0 per game, in 81 road contests last season.
    • Cleveland slugged .398 in 81 road games last season.
    • They averaged 9.0 base hits per game and had a .255 batting average on the road last season.

    Guardians Key Batters

    • Jose Ramirez had 167 hits and a batting average of .278 a season ago.
    • Steven Kwan had a .373 on-base percentage and batted .298.
    • Josh Bell had 29 doubles, three triples, 17 home runs and 81 walks while batting .266 last season.
    • Amed Rosario had a .403 slugging percentage while batting .283.

    Mariners vs. Guardians Probable Pitchers

    The probable pitchers for both teams have not made a start this season. Here are their stats from last season:

    Luis Castillo (SEA) Pitcher Shane Bieber (CLE)
    8 – 6 W/L 13 – 8
    150.1 IP 200
    2.99 ERA 2.88
    1.084 WHIP 1.040
    10.0 K/9 8.9
    2.7 BB/9 1.6

    Mariners vs. Guardians Injury Updates

    • Mariners: None
    • Guardians: None
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