First pitch from Anaheim is scheduled for 10PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the MLB package.
The home team LA Angels is favored by -115 odds with the return on the Seattle Mariners at +105 odds. The run total is set at 7 runs.
Seattle will send King Felix Hernandez to the mound to work his 24th game of the year. The Mariners ace is 10-5 with an ERA of 2.63 and WHIP of 1.11 in 164 innings pitched. He last appeared on August 4th and earned the win as the Mariners beat the Yankees 1-0 as a +139 road underdog. Hernandez allowed no earned runs and two hits over a complete game nine innings.
The Mariners have lost four straight with the 9-2 road defeat at the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday as a +122 underdog. The total went over 9 ½ runs.
On the mound on Friday night for the LA Angels will be Ervin Santana in the series opener. The Angels righty is 5-10 in 21 starts with an ERA of 5.83 and WHIP of 1.40. His last appearance was on August 4th and had a no decision as the Angels beat the White Sox 6-5 as a +106 road underdog. Santana allowed two earned runs with five hits in six innings pitched.
The Angels lost two of three to the Oakland Athletics by losing 9-8 on Wednesday as a -140 road favorite. The total went over seven runs.
The Saturday starters has Hisashi Iwakuma for Seattle as he throws against Dan Haren for LA. The series finale on Sunday will have Jered Weaver on the mound for the Angels as he faces Jason Vargas of the Mariners.
Trend: Seattle is 0-4 in their past four games.