Los Angeles Angels vs. Seattle Mariners: Preview, Predictions and Picks for June 2, 2024

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Jun 2, 2024 8:34 AM
The Seattle Mariners, holding a 2-0 series lead, look to sweep the Los Angeles Angels at T-Mobile Park on Sunday, June 2, 2024 at 4:10 PM. With a strong 20-11 home record, the Mariners aim to build on their momentum against the struggling Angels, who are 14-16 on the road.
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Los Angeles Angels
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Angels vs Mariners starting pitchers

  • Luis Castillo for Seattle Mariners
  • Griffin Canning for Los Angeles Angels

Angels vs Mariners statistics

Stat Angels Mariners
Hits 467 (11th) 425 (28th)
Batting Average .241 (14th) .222 (27th)
Runs Batted In 225 (Tied-19th) 208 (26th)
Runs 242 (18th) 216 (28th)
Home Runs 68 (Tied-5th) 63 (10th)
Walks 160 (Tied-26th) 178 (Tied-17th)
Stolen Bases 49 (8th) 38 (13th)
Strikeouts 494 (11th) 599 (1st)
Pitches 8415 (13th) 8669 (5th)

Seattle Mariners recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/1/24 vs Los Angeles Angels W 9-0
5/31/24 vs Los Angeles Angels W 5-4
5/30/24 vs Houston Astros L 4-0
5/29/24 vs Houston Astros W 2-1 F/10
5/28/24 vs Houston Astros W 4-2

Los Angeles Angels recent games

Game Date Opponent Result Score
6/1/24 @ Seattle Mariners L 9-0
5/31/24 @ Seattle Mariners L 5-4
5/30/24 vs New York Yankees L 8-3
5/29/24 vs New York Yankees L 2-1
5/28/24 vs New York Yankees W 4-3

Angels vs Mariners predictions

As the Los Angeles Angels prepare to face off against the Seattle Mariners at T-Mobile Park, there are a few players to keep an eye on. Taylor Ward is likely to bring his A-game, considering his current ability to connect bat with ball, showcasing a solid batting average and leading the Angels in home runs and RBIs. It's also worth looking out for Shohei Ohtmeal, whose unique position as both pitcher and hitter always makes him a wild card. On the mound, Griffin Canning, despite a challenging season, might aim to turn things around, but will need to keep those home runs in check if he wants to keep the score tight.

Switching gears to the Seattle Mariners, Julio Rodriguez appears primed to make a significant impact. Known for his swift batting and field skills, Rodriguez's performance could be a pivotal factor for the Mariners. Behind the plate, Cal Raleigh also brings power, matching up close with Ward in terms of home runs and RBIs, which could lead to quite the showdown in terms of slugging power. On the pitching front, Luis Castillo, with a more favorable ERA and higher strikeout numbers compared to Canning, suggests a steadier hand could be steering the Mariners through the innings.

Considering the numbers and standout players, predicting a winner leans a bit towards the Seattle Mariners. Their combination of strategic pitching by Castillo and consistent batting, especially from key players like Rodriguez, gives them a slight edge over the Angels. Moreover, the Mariners' better home record at T-Mobile Park might also provide them with the comfort and fan support needed to secure another win. In baseball, anything can happen, but the Mariners seem to have the right mix to take home the victory in this matchup.

Seattle Mariners injuries

  • Taylor Dollard (SP): Day-To-Day
  • Jorge Polanco (2B): 10-Day-IL
  • Gabe Speier (RP): 15-Day-IL
  • Colt Emerson (SS): Day-To-Day
  • Gregory Santos (RP): 60-Day-IL

Los Angeles Angels injuries

  • D'Shawn Knowles (OF): Day-To-Day
  • Alberto Rios (LF): Day-To-Day
  • Ehire Adrianza (3B): 10-Day-IL
  • Evan White (1B): Day-To-Day
  • Nolan Schanuel (1B): Day-To-Day

Angels vs Mariners game info

Venue T-Mobile Park
Location Seattle, Washington
First pitch Sun 4:10 PM
Temperature 65°
Chance of Rain 11%

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