Luis Torrens sitting Thursday for Seattle
Seattle Mariners designated hitter Luis Torrens is not in the starting lineup for Thursday afternoon's series finale against right-hander Chris Bassitt and the Oakland Athletics.
Torrens hasn't started back-to-back games since last weekend. Kyle Seager is covering the DH role and batting third Thursday. Dylan Moore is on the hot corner and hitting eighth. Jake Fraley is entering the lineup to play left field and hit seventh.
numberFire’s models project Seager for 14.9 FanDuel points and he has a $4,000 salary on Thursday’s slate. Per our MLB Heat Map, the Mariners currently have the third-lowest implied total (3.7 runs) in the majors on Thursday. Bassitt is registering a 25.2 strikeout percentage and a 5.7 walk percentage this season, with a 3.51 xERA and a .287 xwOBA.
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