The Seattle Mariners are set to clash with the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 5, 2024, starting at 2:10 PM. Expect some light rain during the game, adding an extra layer of challenge for the players. Bryce Miller will lead the pitching for the Mariners with an impressive ERA of 2.038, while the Astros will counter with Hunter Brown, whose ERA stands at 9.783.

In the AL West standings of 2024, the Mariners are currently 6th with a 16-13 record, showing strong recent form with seven wins in their last ten games and currently riding a win streak. Their division performance is solid with a 2-1 record. The Astros, on the other hand, are struggling this season placed 14th with a 9-19 record, including a 4-3 mark within the division.

Speaking of betting odds, the game presents some intriguing numbers. The point spread set at 1.5 leans slightly in favor of the Mariners, while the Over/Under is pegged at 8.5, hinting at a moderate scoring game. For moneyline wagers, the Mariners come in at +102, meaning a $100 bet could return $102 if they win, ensuring a slight edge over the Astros who are at -121, indicating they are slight favorites despite their poorer season record.