On June 18, 2024, an intriguing MLB matchup is set as the Seattle Mariners take on the Cleveland Guardians at Progressive Field, starting at 6:40 PM. The forecast predicts light rain for the game day.

Seattle’s starting pitcher, Bryce Miller, who holds a 3.484 ERA, will take the mound. Facing him from the Guardians is Triston McKenzie, with a 4.103 ERA.

In the 2024 AL West Division, the Mariners are currently 4th with a record of 43-31, reflecting a 0.58 winning percentage. They lead the division with a superb 17-5 record and have shown solid recent form, winning 7 of their last 10 games and riding a 3-game winning streak. Seattle has performed admirably at home with 27 wins against 12 losses, whereas their road record stands at 16-19. Their performance in day and night games shows a preference for nighttime play with 28 wins compared to 15 during the day. The Mariners have tallied a total of 288 runs scored against 269 runs allowed.

Meanwhile, the Cleveland Guardians are situated 3rd in the AL Central Division with a 44-25 record, translating to a 0.64 winning percentage. They also clinch the division lead with an 11-6 record. Despite a recent dip with 2 consecutive losses, the Guardians boast robust records both at home (21-8) and on the road (23-17). They have a stronger showing in night games with 27 wins compared to 17 day-time victories. Offensively powerful, the Guardians have scored 341 runs while conceding 255 runs.