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Open Thread and Ichthyomancy: Giants at Marlins (5/31)

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Normally, I would write something along the lines of: Breakout the Brooms South Florida the Marlins are going for the Sweep.

But tonight is going to be a challenge for the young Marlins.

The starting pitcher for the Fish is Josh Johnson.  The Giants have on tap Jason Schmidt.

Game time is 7:05 p.m.

If both pitchers bring their A-game this could be quite a duel.

To get to Schmidt it is best to make him work.  He begins to tire around 75 pitches.  Getting runners on is also a plus.

The Giants, likewise, should have trouble with the hard throwing Johnson if he is on.  Hopefully he will be.

Neither pitcher has a career loss at JRS.  It should be interesting and could turn into a battle of the bullpens. As soon as I say all of this, it will become a run scoring feast.

Ichthyomancy is up for action.  Be sure to get your picks in early.

Here's today's Ichthyomancy pick table:

FishStriper Attendance Player AAB
Bobbob 8,390 Cabrera XB H after Cabrera IBB
Carolina
Colombo 12,364 Johnson K: Johnson + Schmidt>20
C60 11,150 Hermida Game: Inn>9
Cubsfan2883 11,213 Hermida Marlins: 3+ HR
Dan 10,000 Johnson Johnson: 0 XB H
Dex
Double B 17,689 Johnson Marlins blow lead in 9th
Dr F
Eaglephin
Fishfan 9,500 Cabrera Bench clearing brawl
Fluxuation
HadMatter 10,995 Abercrombie Marlins: 3 HR
Jscape 15,423 Ramirez Marlins: IBB except Cabrera
Jsprt06
17MarlinS35
MarlinsDraft 14,734 Ramirez Ramirez: 2+ H
Maverick 9,999 Willingham Willingham: 7+ TB
NULaw
Pete
StrandedX02
Wiggins
Zheke

Best of Luck to Everyone!