Mariners vs. Royals Probable Starting Pitchers Today – June 8

The Seattle Mariners (36-29) and Kansas City Royals (38-26) meet on Saturday at 4:10 PM ET, at Kauffman Stadium.

The Mariners will give the nod to Luis Castillo (5-6, 2.99 ERA), who is eyeing win No. 6 on the season, and the Royals will turn to Alec Marsh (4-3, 3.76 ERA).

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Mariners vs. Royals Pitcher Matchup Info

  • Date: Saturday, June 8, 2024
  • Time: 4:10 PM ET
  • TV: ROOT Sports NW
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Venue: Kauffman Stadium
  • Live Stream: Fubo
  • Probable Pitchers: Castillo – SEA (5-6, 2.99 ERA) vs Marsh – KC (4-3, 3.76 ERA)

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Mariners Probable Starting Pitcher Today: Luis Castillo

  • Castillo (5-6) will take the mound for the Mariners, his 14th start of the season.
  • The right-hander’s last start was on Sunday, when he tossed seven innings without allowing a run on two hits in a matchup with the Los Angeles Angels.
  • The 31-year-old has pitched in 13 games this season with a 2.99 ERA and 9.3 strikeouts per nine innings with a batting average against of .231.
  • He’s going for his third straight quality start.
  • Castillo has 13 starts in a row of five innings or more.
  • He has finished three appearances without allowing an earned run in 13 chances this season.
  • Among qualified pitchers in the majors this year, the 31-year-old ranks 21st in ERA (2.99), 36th in WHIP (1.149), and 21st in K/9 (9.3).

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Royals Probable Starting Pitcher Tonight: Alec Marsh

  • The Royals will send Marsh (4-3) out to make his 11th start of the season. He is 4-3 with a 3.76 ERA and 46 strikeouts in 55 2/3 innings pitched.
  • His most recent appearance came on Saturday against the San Diego Padres, when the right-hander tossed five innings, surrendering five earned runs while giving up seven hits.
  • The 26-year-old has a 3.76 ERA and 7.5 strikeouts per nine innings during 10 games this season, while giving up a batting average of .224 to opposing hitters.
  • Marsh is trying to secure his third quality start of the year.
  • Marsh is seeking his sixth straight appearance lasting five or more innings. He averages 5.5 innings per start.
  • He has had two appearances this season in which he did not surrender an earned run.

Alec Marsh vs. Mariners

  • He will take the mound against a Mariners team that is batting .221 as a unit (28th in the MLB). They are also slugging a collective .365 (25th in the league) with 69 total home runs (ninth in MLB play).
  • Marsh has a 1.80 ERA and a 1.2 WHIP against the Mariners this season in five innings pitched, allowing a .263 batting average over one appearance.

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