Larry Ness Larry Ness
Larry is 109-73, +$23,911 with all MLB going back to May 15. That surge has him ranked atop most MLB 2021 leaderboards Y-T-D at 155-119, +$20,184 ($100/unit). It's a VERY rare 'pass' on Monday. See you Tuesday.
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Matchup Selection W/L
MLB  |  Aug 02, 2021
Mariners vs Rays
+1½ -102 at pinnacle
Play Type: Free

My free play is on the Sea Mariners (plus-1.5 runs) at 7:10 ET.

The Tampa Bay Rays completed a three-game sweep of the Boston Red Sox with a 3-2 win on Sunday night, as they flipped a 1 1/2-game deficit in the AL East to a 1 1/2-game lead. The Rays are now 64-42, tied with the Astros for the AL's best record as they welcome the Seattle Mariners to Tropicana Field for a three-game series having won NINE of their last 12. The Mariners come to Tampa off back-to-back one run losses at Texas (Sat & Sun), having dropped FOUR of their last five overall. 56-50 Seattle is in third-place in the AL West (EIGHT games behind Houston), as well as 3 1/2-games behind Oakland, which currently holds down the AL's second wild card spot.

The starting pitching matchup for the series opener is Seattle's Chris Flexen (9-5, 3.81 ERA) and Tampa Bay's Michael Wacha (2-2, 4.79 ERA). Flexen spent his first three years (2017-19) with the Mets, going 3-11 with an 8.07 ERA in 27 appearances (11 starts). Flexen then signed a one-year contract with KBO's Doosan Bears and pitched to a 3.01 ERA with 10.2 K/9 for the Bears in 2020. However, he signed a two-year, $4.75M contract with the Seattle Mariners on December 9, 2020. He's been in Seattle's starting rotation all season and has made 19 starts. He's 9-5 with a 3.81 ERA and the Mariners are 13-6 in his starts. His moneyline mark of plus-$908 ranks third-best among ALL starters in 2021.

Wacha made a HUGE impression back in 2013 for St Louis (late regular season and postseason) and then went 17-7 with a 3.38 ERA in 2015. However, he went a modest 33-25 (4.39 ERA) over the next four years. Wacha signed a one-year contract for the 2020 season on December 13, 2019 with the Mets and in eight appearances (seven starts), was 1-4 with 6.62 ERA over just 34 innings. He then signed a one-year, $3 million contract with the Tampa Bay Rays on Dec 16, 2020. He's made 18 appearances this season (13 starts), posting a 2-2 record with a 4.79 ERA. However, the Rays have gone 9-4 in his starts.

The Rays figure to be playing the 2021 postseason but the Mariners are likely a longshot to do so. However, Seattle's moneyline record of plus-$2188 is $825 better than Tampa Bay's, as the Mariners trail only the Giants (+$2,276) by $88 in that department, despite San Francisco owning MLB's best overall record at 66-39, 10 1/2-games better than Seattle's. Tampa Bay could be in for a bit of a "letdown" off the sweep of Boston and I'm a fan of Flexen. I'll take "the price" with Seattle and also note that in three career starts vs Seattle, Wacha owns an 8.25 ERA and 2.33 WHIP, including a June 18th game vs Seattle this season in which he allowed 11 hits and five ERs in just 3.2 innings.

Good luck...Larry


Age: 65 (turns 66 in November).

Years in handicapping: Larry entered his 36th year as a professional handicapper in August of 2019.

Achievements in handicapping: 1985 Castaway’s Pro Football Challenge Champion, then the most prestigious handicapping contest in Las Vegas; 1999 Stardust Invitational semi-finalist.

A member of the original cast of Proline (began in 1985), the nation’s longest running pre-game handicapping show on the USA-TV network (also hosted Sports Desk on the same network from 1996-98). In then joined the panel of The Winning Edge in the early 2000s. Although well-known on TV for his expert game analysis and no-nonsense handicapping style, Larry may be best known for his radio work. He hosted his own syndicated call-in radio show, Sports Central. It aired live from Bally's Casino in Las Vegas in the early to mid-90s and at one time was heard in more than 100 markets.

Systems used for handicapping a game: Fundamental and statistical analysis. "I'm not typically a trend and system kind of guy," Ness says. "I look at team strengths and weaknesses and compare them. It’s an all-encompassing thing and over 35-plus years, you get good at it."

Star Ratings: 9 and 10*s are considered "Best Bets." All other plays are rated between 6 and 8*s, depending on strength and/or price.

Release Times: Larry releases "daily sports" (MLB, NBA, NCAAB and NHL) on the day of the game. His full card is almost always available by 10:00 ET (save Late-Breaking games). In the FB season, Larry begins releasing plays as early as Tuesday. His full CFB card is typically complete by Thursday (on Friday, at the latest) and his full NFL card will be mostly complete by Friday (definitely by Saturday at 3:00 ET). 36-Club Play: It represents Larry's 36 years in the business and gets his highest star rating (10*s). Expect no more than one of these plays per month, per sport during the regular season. LEGEND Play: Larry's often been referred to as a Las Vegas legend and he's 'borrowed' the title for his other "signature play.". Larry's LEGEND Plays were previously available to only a select group of private clients but they are now available to all, via the internet. Like his 36-Club plays, expect no more than one play per month, per sport (rated 10*s). Game of the Month and Game of the Year Plays: Always rated 10*s. Las Vegas Insider: Throughout his 36 years "in the business," Larry has become known as "the ultimate Las Vegas insider." The contacts he's developed over more than three decades (on both sides of the 'counter'), are arguably "unmatched!" He confers daily with 'his 'friends' and when "all the stars align on the same game," Larry releases an exclusive Las Vegas Insider (rated between 7 and 10*s). Oddsmaker's Error Plays: Larry uses this term with "great respect" (and not very often), as he counts among his very closest friends many of Las Vegas' most famous and respected Sport Book directors (past and present). However, when Larry feels "the line is significantly off," he'll release one of these "not to be missed" plays (rated 9 or 10*s). Situational Stunners: Larry's a fundamental handicapper at heart but he does pay attention to team and situational trends (especially in MLB). When his fundamental handicapping and a strong trend or situation match up, he releases a Situational Stunner. He began releasing these plays in MLB '09 and he's expanded them since,to all sports (rated from 7-10*s, based on strength and/or price for moneyline sports). PERFECT STORM: Larry just added these plays the last few years and his accompanying expert analysis makes these popular plays self-explanatory (typically rated 9 or 10*s but moneyline sports may be rated 7 or 8*s due to price). Weekly and Weekend Wipeout Winners: Larry added this self-explanatory moniker just a few years ago. They've become immensely popular and why not? Who wouldn't want a game that has "blowout written all over it," supported by Larry's expert analysis (rated between 7 and 10*s, depending on strength and price). Superstar Triple Play: Over the years, many of Larry's regular clients have clamored for more three-game reports. You asked for it and Larry's responded. Back in the late 1980s and into the mid 1990s, 900-numbers became "the rage." While a panel member of Proline (see above), Larry created the Superstar Triple Play. One call got you three Superstar Triple Plays (in a particular sport). For almost a decade, anywhere from 1,500 to 3,500 callers responded each weekend, when Larry offered his famous "Superstar Triple Play" pitch on Proline. Starting in 2009, Larry began going "Back to the Future!" Look for 3-game reports this FB season on Saturday (college) and Sunday (NFL). Get three plays on a single report from Larry (many will be TV games), the originator of the "Superstar Triple Play!". Late-Breaking Plays: Larry will always go back and take a "second look" at each day's card, after posting all his games. When he finds something he missed the first time around, he'll release a Late-Breaking Play. These plays are more prevalent in sports like baseball and basketball than football (typically rated at 8 or 9*s).

Quote: "No one works any harder and my work-product speaks for itself," Ness says. "I have a no-nonsense style and my logic is easy to follow. Anyone buying my plays will know exactly what I was thinking when I made the selection. After 34 years, the Larry Ness brand is instantly recognizable and my analysis ranks with the best in the industry."