Seattle Mariners vs. Oakland Athletics probable pitchers & starting lineups, June 6th

The Mariners play an afternoon rubber match against the Athletics, as they look to get another hot start from Bryan Woo
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The Mariners will look to get the offense going much earlier in today's rubber match after seeing a perfect game against them through the first six innings of yesterday's matchup. Julio Rodriguez provided the only offense, taking Mason Miller deep in the 9th, but the Athletics still won 2-1. The Mariners have been scoring five runs a game since they let go Brant Brown, and will look to see the offense heat back up in the midday California sun.

Starting pitchers for tonight's game

  • The Mariners will be throwing Bryan Woo (2-0, 1.30 ERA) in the rubber match today. He's been on fire since coming off the injured list, throwing the best ball of his career, and doing so with brutal efficiency. He's thrown just 213 pitches in the last 18 innings (3 starts), averaging 11.8 per inning, WAY below league average. This will be his 4th start against the Athletics, and he will look to continue his streak as he hasn't given up a run to them through 15.1 innings.
  • For the Athletics, they'll be throwing JP Sears (4-4, 4.01 ERA). He's had an every other thing going lately, giving up 4-0-4-1-4-0-7 earned runs across his last seven starts, and the Mariners will look to break that pattern, as he is "due" for a good start. This will be his 7th outing and 6th start against the Mariners, and he's been dominant with a 1.65 ERA through 32.2 innings.

Seattle Mariners starting lineup, June 6th

1. JP Crawfrod - SS
2. Dylan Moore - 3B
3. Julio Rodriguez - CF
4. Ty France - 1B
5. Cal Raleigh - C
6. Mitch Haniger - RF
7. Mitch Garver - DH
8. Victor Robles - LF
9. Ryan Bliss - 2B

Oakland Athletics starting lineup, June 6th

1. Abraham Toro - 3B
2. Miguel Andujar - LF
3. JJ Bleday - CF
4. Brent Rooker - DH
5. Seth Brown - RF
6. Kyle McCann - C
7. Tyler Soderstrom - 1B
8. Zach Gelof - 2B
9. Max Schuemann - SS

Where can I stream today's game?

Where can I watch today's game?

  • Mariners' fans can watch today's game on ROOTNW
  • Athletics can watch the game on NBC Sports California

Where can I listen to today's game?

  • Mariners' fans can listen to today's game on KIRO 710
  • Athletics fans can listen to the game on 960 AM/703.7 HD22, KIQI 1010

Game notes

  • The Mariners are 29-9 when they score first in a game.
  • The Mariners are 13-5 against the AL West, tied for the best mark against a division in all of baseball.
  • With one more HBP, Ty France will set the team record, breaking the mark he holds with Edgar Martinez at 89 HBP
  • The Mariners have made a big change since Brant Brown left, striking out 7 times or less in 5 straight games. If they do it again, it will be their longest streak since August 2018..