The Seattle Mariners are set to go head-to-head with the Oakland Athletics at the Oakland Coliseum on June 4, 2024, with the first pitch slated for 9:40 PM under clear skies.

Leading the charge for the Mariners will be pitcher George Kirby, who currently holds an ERA of 4.083. Facing him from the Athletics’ side will be Mitch Spence, who boasts an ERA of 3.522.

In the 2024 AL West Division rankings, the Mariners are currently 5th with a record of 34-27, reflecting a winning percentage of .560. They’ve demonstrated strength within the division, amassing a record of 12-4, the best in their division. Their recent performance has been strong, with 7 wins out of their last 10 games and a current winning streak of three games. The Mariners have also shown consistency at home with a 21-11 record, while they face more challenges on the road, with 13 wins and 16 losses. Their performance during day and night games shows a preference for the latter, with 24 night game wins compared to 10 during the day. So far, they’ve scored 230 runs and conceded 223.

On the other side, the Athletics rank 13th in the same division with a record of 24-37, a .390 winning percentage. They have struggled within their division, with only 5 wins against 12 defeats, placing them 4th. Their recent form includes 4 wins in their last 10 matches, and they are coming off a loss. At home, they have a nearly balanced record of 13-16, but struggle significantly on the road with 11 wins to 21 losses. They have a slight edge in day games with 14 wins, as opposed to 10 in night games. The Athletics have scored a total of 231 runs but have given up 295, indicating defensive vulnerabilities.