Service Plays - Sunday 8/22/21

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Tom Fornelli

San Francisco 49ers @ Los Angeles Chargers | 8/22 | 7:30 P.M. ET
Chargers +5.5
I have a simple philosophy that has served me well when betting preseason NFL over the years. I bet the underdogs. No, it doesn't work every time, but it works enough. Frankly, in an exhibition game where coaches aren't trying to show opponents anything but are instead trying to figure out what the players they have are capable of, you tend to see much closer games. I think that's going to be the case here, with the Chargers getting so many points. I'm taking the Chargers, and I'm leaning toward the under for all the same reasons I like underdogs in the preseason.
 

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JM Sport

Game: (951) Miami Marlins at (952) Cincinnati Reds
Date/Time: Aug 22 2021 1:10 PM EDT
Play Rating: D units
Play: Cincinnati Reds -139 S Alcantara (RHP), V Gutierrez (RHP) Must Start
D unit Cincinnati Reds (-139) over Miami Marlins (Gutierrez/Alcantara) –
Vladamir Gutierrez has been a pitcher to watch recently, he has a 8-4 record this year with a 3.87 ERA, and in his L3 starts his ERA is under 2.00 (1.96), he is also 7-3 @ NGT, all while going 4-1 with a 3.28 ERA in his 6 starts in the second half of the season. I think it is safe to say that the Red's bats like it when he is out there too, they are 8-3 in his starts with a line < 160, and they have won his last 4 starts in a row vs. a SP with a lower ERA then Gutierrez. This is also the third time that the Reds are going for a 4 game sweep this season, converting on the L2, and in the MLB this year, as a HF w/ a line ≤ -138, that favorite has closed on the sweep in 15 out of 17 tries! The Reds are also 5-2 @ H off 3 straight wins, 14-5 vs. a RHP off 3 straight games of 5+ runs (including 8 in a row), 11-3 w/ a line < -115 vs. a SP w/ an ERA < 3.50 and they are 15-5 @ H vs. a team with an away winning percentage under 35%. It doesn't hurt that Miami has Alcantara on the mound, he has a 5.30 ERA in his L3 starts, and in the L7 his ERA isn't much better at a 4.66, along side the fact that in the L5 times Alcantara pitched the closing game of a series, the Marlins are 1-4. Miami has just been struggling in general as well, they are 27-46 in their L73, including 17-40 on the road, they are 8-17 as a D in the LGS (including 3-11 vs. NDIV opponents ; 2-7 on the road vs. those NDIV). Miami is 7-22 as an AD (including 5-20 when the line is > 110), 2-8 in the L10 @ Cincy (including 6 straight losses, dating back to 2019, with their previous W being in 2018), and they are 2-9 as AD w/ line < 180 after 3 straight games scoring less then 5 runs!
 

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Matt Severance

ARIZONA @ COLORADO | 08/22 | 3:10 PM EDT
COLORADO -177
ANALYSIS: It's almost getting boring backing the Rockies at home. Why the oddsmakers don't have this north of -200 is mystifying. Rox starter Jon Gray has been better both at home and during the day. This time of year on a bad team, always back the guy pitching for a contract.
 

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Ralph Michaels

D% [MLB] (979) San Francisco Giants at (980) Oakland Athletics
Time: 4:07 PM EDT San Francisco Giants +100 L Webb (RHP), F Montas (RHP) Must Start
Analysis: #979 4% San Francisco +100 Oakland (Webb & Montas) 4:07 PM
SF snapped two game losing streak yesterday
Giants 13-6 in day games
Webb AMAZING run in last 11 starts he’s allowed 11 earned runs
Montez with 4.40 home ERA and 1.34 WHIP
Oakland avg 6/1 hits per game last 6 games
 

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Carmine Bianco

E% [ISAL] (201217) Juventus at (201218) Udinese
Time: 12:30 PM EDT Juventus -1.0 (-130)
Analysis: Italy Serie A - Juventus at Udinese
Quick Synopsis: A new season in Serie A and one where for almost a decade Juventus will not enter as defending Champions as that title was taken by Inter Milan. But optimism is high for another run at the title this season and an important part of that was the change in managers as first time manager Andrea Pirlo was let go and he was really up against it last season with no prior experience. They'll be managed by Max Allegri who led this teams to 5 championships and 11 trophies. He's returned the formation to an attacking one that will be led by the trio of Ronaldo, Dybala and Chiesa along with what will be a quicker transition midfield and with a healthy back line this will be a much better version of last seasons side. Udinese made a couple offseason changes and neither seems to be an improvement having to do what many Serie A teams did in selling off players. Historically this hasn't been a good match up for them having lost 7 of the last 8 meetings while being outscored 24-8. The number expectancy has this at -2.43 so we'll make Juventus a top play here to kick off the season with a win and cover.
 

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2021 NFL Preseason Super Total of the Year!!!!!
NY Giants/Cleveland under 35 1/2

NFL Football Bonus Winners
San Francisco/LA Chargers over 34

August's AL Sunday Night Baseball Total of the Month!!!!!
LA Angels/Cleveland under 9 1/2

MLB Baseball Bonus Winners
Miami/Cincinnati under 9
Pittsburgh/St Louis under 8 1/2
NY Mets/LA Dodgers under 9
San Francisco/Oakland over 8 1/2
 

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Matt Severance

SEATTLE @ HOUSTON | 08/22 | 2:10 PM EDT
HOUSTON -180
ANALYSIS: Here is another ML I can't say I understand being under -200. Seattle pitcher Tyler Anderson has been pretty good since coming over from Pittsburgh in a trade, but the Astros eat lefties for lunch. On the flip side, it's Framber Valdez for Houston and Seattle, well, is not good against southpaws (3-7 in past 10). Valdez is 4-0 with a 1.48 ERA in six career games vs. the Mariners.
 

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Bob Balfe

2:20 PM EST
Rotation #978
Cubs -110 over Royals
Mills/Hernandez
The Cubs are looking to avoid the interleague sweep from the Royals. Both teams have been equally bad this year, but Chicago should be able to take advantage of the young Carlos Hernandez who can be wild with his command and issue many walks. This is a Chicago team that plays much better than their record when at Wrigley and should win back a game not to make this series a complete disaster. Take the Cubs
 

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Mike McClure

NASCAR
Rank Name Win % Odds
1 Kyle Larson 20.49% 3-1
2 Kyle Busch 12.53% 13-2
3 Kevin Harvick 11.40% 8-1
4 Martin Truex Jr. 11.35% 6-1
5 Joey Logano 8.31% 12-1
6 Denny Hamlin 7.67% 15-2
7 Chase Elliott 5.60% 15-2
8 Brad Keselowski 2.94% 12-1
 

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