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Rangers at Mariners Predictions and Preview for 5/29/2021

The Texas Rangers visit the Seattle Mariners on 5/29/2021 at 10:10PM.

The Rangers and the Mariners face off in an regular season game. The Rangers have a record of 22-31 this season. The Mariners are 25-27 this season.

Starting Pitcher and Lineup for the Texas Rangers

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Mike Foltynewicz is 1-4 this season with an ERA of 4.53 in 55.2 innings pitched across 10 starts. He has a WHIP of 1.33 and yields an opponent Batting Average of 0.272. Mike Foltynewicz’s pitching repertoire includes:

  • A Fastball that is on average 94.1 mph.
  • A Slider that is on average 83.2 mph.
  • A Curveball that is on average 77.8 mph.
  • A Changeup that is on average 86.1 mph.

Here is a breakdown of the type of contacted balls Mike Foltynewicz has attracted this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 35.6%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 40.8%
  • Line Drive Rate: 23.6%

He has attracted the following types of contact velocities:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 14.9%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 48.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 37.1%

Adolis Garcia

Adolis Garcia has hit 16 Home Runs, drove in 41 runs, and sports a .281 batting average this season. He also has scored 26 runs this season and stolen 5 bases.

He is considered a very good hitter according to OPS. .919 is his OPS this season, can it go higher?He is considered one of the top power hitters this season.

He is below average with his 5.1% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 29.2%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Adolis Garcia put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 38.8%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 42.2%
  • Line Drive Rate: 19.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 6.0%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 50.9%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 43.1%


Nate Lowe

Nate Lowe has hit 8 Home Runs, drove in 30 runs, and sports a .255 batting average this season. He also has scored 25 runs this season and stolen 4 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

His ability to draw walks is quite good. He is a selective hitter sporting a 13.2% walk rate. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 27.6%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Nate Lowe put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 47.8%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 28.4%
  • Line Drive Rate: 23.9%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 14.2%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 50.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 35.8%


Joey Gallo

Joey Gallo has hit 8 Home Runs, drove in 23 runs, and sports a .213 batting average this season. He also has scored 25 runs this season and stolen 2 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

His ability to draw walks is quite good. He is a selective hitter sporting a 18.1% walk rate. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 34.3%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Joey Gallo put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 38.7%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 43.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 18.3%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 16.5%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 49.5%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 34.0%


Brock Holt

Brock Holt has hit 1 Home Runs, drove in 7 runs, and sports a .254 batting average this season. He also has scored 6 runs this season and stolen 2 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

His ability to draw walks is quite good. He is a selective hitter sporting a 15.5% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 19.7% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Brock Holt put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 48.9%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 31.1%
  • Line Drive Rate: 20.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 8.9%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 62.2%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 28.9%


Nick Solak

Nick Solak has hit 8 Home Runs, drove in 22 runs, and sports a .246 batting average this season. He also has scored 34 runs this season and stolen 2 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is below average with his 7.0% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. Striking out a bit more than your average hitter with a K Rate of 25.1%, it is not ideal, but… still a weakness. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Nick Solak put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 44.1%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 34.5%
  • Line Drive Rate: 21.4%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 12.3%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 53.4%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 34.2%


Starting Pitcher and Lineup for the Seattle Mariners

Justin Dunn is 1-2 this season with an ERA of 3.4 in 39.2 innings pitched across 8 starts. He has a WHIP of 1.26 and yields an opponent Batting Average of 0.175. Justin Dunn’s pitching repertoire includes:

  • A Fastball that is on average 93.8 mph.
  • A Slider that is on average 84.1 mph.
  • A Curveball that is on average 80.1 mph.
  • A Changeup that is on average 89.3 mph.

Justin Dunn has been drawing fly balls out of hitters. In fact, 53.8% of the balls in play were fly balls. On top of this, he sports 15.8% infield fly ball rate, which means that infielders are going to get outs from these fly balls. Very nice to draw these in a jam. This fly ball pitcher has attracted the following types of contact velocities:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 22.6%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 43.4%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 34.0%

Justin Dunn

Justin Dunn has hit 0 Home Runs, drove in 1 runs, and sports a .333 batting average this season. He also has scored 0 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He is considered a very good hitter according to OPS. 1.000 is his OPS this season, can it go higher?He is considered one of the top power hitters this season.

He is a free swinger and his walk rate this season indicates it thus far, it is presently 0.0%. He strikes out a lot and his strikeout rate is indicative of his struggles with making contact, 66.7%. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Justin Dunn put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 100.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 0.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 0.0%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 100.0%


Mitch Haniger

Mitch Haniger has hit 13 Home Runs, drove in 34 runs, and sports a .262 batting average this season. He also has scored 35 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. Mitch Haniger would be considered a power hitter this season, although he is not one of the top pure power hitters.

He is below average with his 7.9% walk rate, drawing walks may not necessarily be that important or the opportunity may not arise as much. He has a K Rate of 22.8% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Mitch Haniger put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 45.0%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 40.3%
  • Line Drive Rate: 14.8%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 19.5%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 44.3%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 36.2%


Kyle Lewis

Kyle Lewis has hit 5 Home Runs, drove in 10 runs, and sports a .246 batting average this season. He also has scored 12 runs this season and stolen 2 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 11.9% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 24.4% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Kyle Lewis put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 34.1%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 45.9%
  • Line Drive Rate: 20.0%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 20.0%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 47.1%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 32.9%


Ty France

Ty France has hit 3 Home Runs, drove in 16 runs, and sports a .248 batting average this season. He also has scored 22 runs this season and stolen 0 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He is not considered a power hitter this season, but this could change.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 9.9% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 20.9% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Ty France put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 36.8%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 36.8%
  • Line Drive Rate: 26.3%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 14.9%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 55.3%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 29.8%


Kyle Seager

Kyle Seager has hit 9 Home Runs, drove in 31 runs, and sports a .220 batting average this season. He also has scored 18 runs this season and stolen 1 bases.

He has an OPS that is above-average. He hits with above-average power and it must be respected.

He is an above average hitter when came to his ability to draw walks with a 8.0% walk rate. He has a K Rate of 23.1% this season, which is a bit lower than your average MLB hitter. This season, he has been an above-average player at getting on base.

Breaking down the types of contacted balls Kyle Seager put into play this season:

  • Ground Ball Rate: 30.6%
  • Fly Ball Rate: 50.0%
  • Line Drive Rate: 19.4%

Now here is a breakdown of the velocity of the balls he put into play:

  • Soft Hit Ball Rate: 16.7%
  • Medium Hit Ball Rate: 39.6%
  • Hard Hit Ball Rate: 43.8%


Texas Rangers vs. Seattle Mariners Prediction, Picks, and Odds


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