The Seattle Mariners have hit some choppy waters recently and just completed a homestand with only a 2-5 record that included five straight losses before finally snapping the skid yesterday against the Blue Jays, 6-3. Overall, the Mariners (64-48; No. 7 in Dunkel’s MLB Rankings) have gone just 6-13 over their last 19 games to fall 2 1/2 games behind the Oakland A’s in the race for the final AL Wild Card spot. Tonight, Scott Servais’ team will open a crucial 10-game road trip by heading to Texas to face the Rangers (49-64; No. 22). To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full MLB schedule, click HERE.
In the NFL, the first full week of the preseason kicks off on Thursday night with 12 games on the schedule, including the Dallas Cowboys heading out west to take on the San Francisco 49ers. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NFL schedule, click HERE.
And Week 9 of the CFL also kicks off on Thursday night with a matchup between the Edmonton Eskimos and BC Lions. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full CFL schedule, click HERE.