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Stephen Nover's AL Game of Month - 70% MLB Run!

Stephen Nover's AL Game of Month - 70% MLB Run!

Oakland vs. Seattle, 05/13/2019 22:10 EDT, Score: 5 - 6

Money Line: -125 Seattle

Sportsbook: PinnacleSports

Result: Win

Kudos to Mike Fiers on throwing a no-hitter against the Reds in his last start at home this past Tuesday. Fiers also threw a staggering 131 pitches.

Fiers is a 33-year-old journeyman with a career losing record and a 5.48 ERA on the season. Prior to his last start, Fiers had a 6.81 ERA.

I'm going to fade Fiers in an obvious letdown spot and with the A's taking to the road for the first time in a week. The A's can be dangerous at Oakland Coliseum. However, they are much worse on the road. Oakland is 5-13 away from home this season. The A's have lost nine of their last 10 road games.

Fiers pitched against the Mariners opening day in Japan. The Mariners won, 9-7, knocking out Fiers after three innings by scoring five runs.

Seattle is starting Yusei Kikuchi, who I consider to be the Mariners' best pitcher.

The Mariners haven't been playing well. They just concluded a 2-8 road trip. But they are returning home now where they should be more relaxed.


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