Oakland Athletics (31-24, first in AL West) versus Seattle Mariners (27-27, third in AL West)
Seattle; Monday, 4:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Athletics: James Kaprielian (2-0, 1.53 ERA, .91 WHIP, 19 strikeouts) Mariners: Logan Gilbert (0-2, 7.59 ERA, 1.41 WHIP, 11 strikeouts)
BOTTOM LINE: Seattle and Oakland will play on Monday.
The Mariners are 12-8 against opponents from the AL West. Seattle’s team base percentage of .281 is the last in the American League. Ty France leads the team with an OBP of 0.346.
The athletics is 8-12 against teams from the AL West. Oakland have completed 70 home races this season, finishing sixth in the league. Matt Olson tops them at 13, averaging every 13.4 for bats.
The athletics won the last meeting 6-3. James Kaprielian scored his second win and Olson went 1-3 with a home run and two RBIs for Oakland. Robert Dugger recorded his first loss for Seattle.
TOP PERFORMERS: Mitch Haniger leads the Mariners with 28 additional base hits and beats .261.
Olson leads athletics with 13 home runs and has 32 RBIs.
LAST 10 MATCHES: Mariners: 6-4, .232 batting average, 4.81 ERA, exceeded by 15 runs
Athletics: 5-5, .238 batting average, 2.83 ERA, outperformed opponents by eight runs
INJURIES: Mariners: Will Vest: (health logs), Drew Steckenrider: (health logs), Casey Sadler: (right shoulder), James Paxton: (left forearm), Ljay Newsome: (elbow), Andres Munoz: (elbow), Nick Margevicius : (Shoulder), Kendall Graveman: (undisclosed), Marco Gonzales: (forearm), Ken Giles: (elbow), Sam Haggerty: (shoulder), Jake Fraley: (left Achilles tendon), Evan White: (hip), Dylan Moore: (left calf), Shed Long Jr .: (shin).
Athletics: JB Wendelken: (left diagonally), Trevor Rosenthal: (chest), AJ Puk: (left biceps), Reymin Guduan: (groin), Mike Fiers: (right elbow), Ramon Laureano: (groin).
The Associated Press created this story using Sportradar technology and data provided by Data Skrive.
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