BOTTOM LINE: Seattle and Oakland will meet on Thursday.
The Mariners are 29-20 in home games in 2020. Seattle has a team on-base percentage of .293, led by Ty France with a mark of .351.
The Athletics are 25-18 in road games. Oakland has slugged .405 this season. Matt Olson leads the club with a .588 slugging percentage, including 48 extra-base hits and 25 home runs.
The Athletics won the last meeting 6-0. Sean Manaea earned his fourth victory and Mitch Moreland went 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs for Oakland. Chris Flexen registered his third loss for Seattle.
TOP PERFORMERS: Mitch Haniger leads the Mariners with 41 extra base hits and is batting .263.
Olson leads the Athletics with 48 extra base hits and is slugging .588.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mariners: 6-4, .221 batting average, 3.99 ERA, outscored opponents by one run