Mariners host the Rangers to open 3-game series
Texas Rangers (1-7) vs. Seattle Mariners (5-4)
Seattle; Tuesday, 9:40 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Rangers: Jon Gray (0-0); Mariners: Robbie Ray (1-1, 4.73 ERA, 1.43 WHIP, nine strikeouts)
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Mariners -149, Rangers +126; over/under is 7 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Seattle Mariners begin a three-game series at home against the Texas Rangers on Tuesday.
Seattle had a 90-72 record overall and a 46-35 record at home last season. The Mariners slugged .385 as a team last season with 2.7 extra base hits per game.
Texas had a 60-102 record overall and a 24-57 record in road games last season. The Rangers averaged 2.6 extra base hits per game, including one home run.
INJURIES: Mariners: Mitch Haniger: 10-Day IL (covid-19), Casey Sadler: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Sergio Romo: 10-Day IL (shoulder), Kyle Lewis: 10-Day IL (knee), Evan White: 10-Day IL (sports hernia), Ken Giles: 10-Day IL (finger)
Rangers: Brad Miller: day-to-day (back), Josh Sborz: 10-Day IL (elbow), Dennis Santana: 10-Day IL (covid-19), Spencer Howard: 10-Day IL (blister), Jon Gray: 10-Day IL (blister), Jose Leclerc: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jonathan Hernandez: 60-Day IL (elbow)
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.