BOTTOM LINE: Mitch Haniger and the Mariners will take on the Athletics Thursday.
The Athletics are 40-37 in home games in 2020. Oakland has a collective on-base percentage of .314, led by Starling Marte with a mark of .380.
The Mariners are 41-36 on the road. Seattle is slugging .384 as a unit. Mitch Haniger leads the team with a slugging percentage of .470.
The Mariners won the last meeting 4-1. Chris Flexen earned his 13th victory and Kyle Seager went 3-for-5 with a double, a home run and an RBI for Seattle. Cole Irvin registered his 14th loss for Oakland.
TOP PERFORMERS: Matt Olson leads the Athletics with 104 RBIs and is batting .272.
Seager leads the Mariners with 35 home runs and is batting .216.
LAST 10 GAMES: Athletics: 5-5, .231 batting average, 4.10 ERA, outscored by one run
Mariners: 6-4, .237 batting average, 3.89 ERA, outscored opponents by two runs