9/19 Yankees vs Mariners Preview

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Yankees Probable Pitcher:

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C.C. Sabathia
#52 LHP
(17-7) 3.42 ERA 213.1 IP 3.07 SO/BB
Last Game: 9/13 vs BAL: W, 7.0 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 4 BB, SO
Away (Season): (11-5) 3.43 ERA 1.092 WHIP
Vs Mariners (Season): (1-1) 4.61 ERA 1.317 WHIP
Run Support: 5.97 Runs/Game
Opposing Hitters (Mariners):
Most PA: Mike Sweeney (86)
Best BA: Ryan Langerhans (.667, 2 for 3)
Most H: Mike Sweeney (20)
Most HR: Ichiro Suzuki (3)
Notable Stat: Last 9 Starts: 2.48 ERA .216 BAA
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Mariners Probable Pitcher:

Doug Fister.jpgDoug Fister
#58 LHP
(2-2) 3.53 ERA 43.1 IP 2.17 SO/BB
Bio | Stats

Last Game: 9/13 @ TEX: L, 4.2 IP, 10 H, 5 R, BB, SO, 2 HR
Home (Season): (2-1) 2.96 ERA 1.024 WHIP
Vs. Yankees (Season): (1-0) 3.86 ERA 1.143 WHIP
Run Support: 3.43 Runs/Game
Opposing Hitter (Yankees):
Most PA: Johnny Damon, Derek Jeter (4)
Best BA: Robinson Cano (1.000, 1 for 1)
Most H: Derek Jeter (3)
Most HR: Nick Swisher (1)

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Keys to the Game:

  1. Stack the Righties: This season, righties are hitting .314 against Fister, as opposed to .206 for lefties.
  2. Swing Early: On the first pitch this season, opposing batters are hitting .333 off Fister.
  3. Take Advantage Early: The first time batters face Fister in a game, they are batting .311, the second time they are batting .233, and the third time .182, so it’s important to hit Fister early.

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