Pitching Probables: Angels: Shohei Ohtani (4-4, 3.64 ERA, 1.12 whips, 71 strikeouts); Mariners: George Kirby (1-1, 3.65 ERA, 1.14 WHIP, 35 strikeouts)
fanduel sportsbook Line: Angels-119, Mariners +101; over/under 7 runs
Bottom line: The Los Angeles Angels will attempt to end their 11-game road skid in a matchup against the Seattle Mariners.
Seattle is 28-35 on aggregate and 14-14 at home. The Mariners have a 13-6 record in games when they scored at least two home runs.
Los Angeles is 29-35 overall and 12-17 in road games. The Angels are 21-12 in the game when they record at least eight hits.
Thursday’s game is the first time these teams are facing this season.
Top Performer: Ty France has 12 doubles and 10 home runs for the Mariners. JP Crawford is 11-for-33 with two doubles in the last 10 games.
Mike Trout leads Los Angeles with 16 home runs while slugging .619. Ohtani is 13-for-37 with two home runs and five RBIs in the last 10 matches.
Last 10 games: Mariners: 5-5, .224 batting average, 3.30 ERA, outscores opponents by one run
Angels: 2-8, .210 batting average, 3.38 ERA, nine runs outscore
Injuries: Mariners: JP Crawford: Days to Day (illness), Kyle Lewis: 7-days IL (concussion), Ken Giles: 60-days IL (finger), Tom Murphy: 10-days IL (shoulder), Mitch Hanniger: 10-day IL (ankle), Evan White: 60-day IL (sports hernia), Casey Sadler: 60-day IL (shoulder)
Angels: David Fletcher: 60-Day IL (Hip), Cooper Criswell: 60-Day IL (Shoulder), Chris Rodriguez: 60-Day IL (Shoulder), Griffin Canning: 60-Day IL (Back)