Service Plays - Friday 8/27/21


Martin Green

Here are the 2021 Italian Serie A picks from Martin Green (posted Thursday):

Udinese vs. Venezia (Friday, 12:30 p.m. ET)

Udinese to win -154 (one unit)
Udinese to win and 2 or more goals in the match +105 (half unit)
Both teams to score -110 (half unit)
Over 2.5 goals -130 (one unit)

Inter Milan vs. Verona (Friday, 2:45 p.m. ET)

Both teams to score -150 (half unit)
Inter to win and two or more goals in the match -125 (one unit)
Edin Dzeko to score +105 (half unit)


Tokyo Brandon

304621) SSG Landers at (304622) KT Wiz Suwon
Game: (304621) SSG Landers at (304622) KT Wiz Suwon
Date/Time: Aug 27 2021 5:30 AM EDT
Play Rating: E%
Play: KT Wiz Suwon -1.5 (-110)

Ko Yang Pyo has held SSG to 1 run in two starts against them and his FIP is even better than his ERA. KT is one of the best hitting teams in Korea and has the #2 bullpen as well. Sam Gaviglio is a disaster with a 10+ ERA in three starts and SSG has a bad bullpen and a bad lineup to boot. They say never take a home team on the run line but with the ML odds -200 I do not have a choice. I think it will cash but you can play it safe taking the money line.


XS Sports

XNFL Week 3
E Detroit Over 33.5 -110
C Detroit +2 -110
C NY Jets -5.5 -110
C Pittsburgh Over 35 -108
B Kansas City -4 -112

E Tampa Bay Over 10.5 -110
D Arizona Over 8.5 -115
C LA Angels +140


Nick Borman

C% - Juventus -1.5 (Empoli)
D% - Chelsea at Liverpool under 2.5
D% - Hoffenheim at Dortmund - both teams to score + over 2.5 goals
D% - Udenese ML
C% - Alaves at Valencia - both teams to score


Larry Hartstein

Minnesota Vikings @ Kansas City Chiefs
The Vikings would love to score a preseason touchdown -- they've yet to do so -- but I don't think Mike Zimmer will risk losing any starters to injury in Saturday's preseason finale in Kansas City. That the Chiefs are 2-0 this preseason is a testament to their depth. Backup quarterbacks Chad Henne and Shane Buechele each threw a touchdown pass in last week's 17-10 win over the Cardinals. Lay the points.

CINCINNATI @ MIAMI | 08/27 | 7:10 PM EDT
ANALYSIS: The Reds lead the majors in OPS versus right-handed pitching (.786) and should have success against Zach Thompson. The Marlins have lost seven of Thompson's last nine starts. Wade Miley faces a Miami lineup that ranks 27th in OPS versus southpaws (.677). These teams just met last week, with the Reds sweeping four at home. Look for the Reds to beat Miami for the 11th time in their last 12 tries.


Pickswise Sports

B* Steelers +4
B* Chiefs -4
B* Chiefs/Vikings Under 38.5
A* Lions/Colts Over 33.5
1* Eagles/Jets Under 33.5

Soccer MLS
B* Columbus -112
A* Toronto FC/CF Montreal +275 DRAW
A* Orlando City SC +180

MLB C* Best Bets
Rays -1.5 runs (-142)
Reds -140


Tokyo Brandon

(913) Tampa Bay Rays at (914) Baltimore Orioles
Game: (913) Tampa Bay Rays at (914) Baltimore Orioles
Date/Time: Aug 27 2021 7:05 PM EDT
Play Rating: A%
Play: Tampa Bay Rays -1.0 (-185) S Mcclanahan (LHP), M Harvey (RHP) Must Start
Matt Harvey has a 6+ ERA at home and the Rays are one of the hottest hitting teams in MLB the last 30 days. Play it safe on an alt -1 run line so you push if they win by 1, or go a little riskier with the -1.5 run line for better odds since the Rays are on the road.

(915) Boston Red Sox at (916) Cleveland Indians
Game: (915) Boston Red Sox at (916) Cleveland Indians
Date/Time: Aug 27 2021 7:10 PM EDT
Play Rating: A%
Play: Total Over 8.5 (-115) E Rodriguez (LHP), L Allen (LHP) Must Start
My numbers have this total at 9.6. William Hill is offering it for 8.5 which seems low. The Indians are bad but hitting really well and we have two SPs with 5+ ERAs and one mediocre bullpen with one terrible bullpen. Take the Over 8.5.

(917) Toronto Blue Jays at (918) Detroit Tigers
Game: (917) Toronto Blue Jays at (918) Detroit Tigers
Date/Time: Aug 27 2021 7:10 PM EDT
Play Rating: A%
Play: Toronto Blue Jays -1.0 (-145) S Matz (LHP), M Manning (RHP) Must Start
The Jays hit RHP as good as anyone and are pounding the ball lately. They have the SP, bullpen and lineup advantages here. I am playing the -1 alt run line to play it safe. If they win by 1 it is a push. You can take them -1.5 for -115 if you prefer since they are on the road and get 9 at bats.


Docs- Venezia O2.5 (3U)
Docs- Mallorca PK -130 (4U)
Docs- Everton +.5 -150 (7U)
Docs- Leicester -115 (3U)
Docs- Southampton PK +105 (4U)
Docs- Aston Villa -115 (4U)

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