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Bettors Wager Over $1 Billion on MLB During 2016

December 8, 2016

Through the end of October, over $1 billion had been bet on Major League Baseball on sportsbooks regulated in Nevada, which does not include the millions bet on sportsbooks online. The figure of $1 billion almost doubles the betting figure from six years ago. In comparison, the NFL and college football had $1.6 billion bet […]

Andrew Miller and Kris Bryant Favored to Win World Series MVP

October 25, 2016

Game 1 of the 2016 World Series will be played Tuesday night in Cleveland between the National League Champion Chicago Cubs and the American League Champion Cleveland Indians. The Most Valuable Player is one of the top betting props for the Fall Classic. Odds makers have posted a host of players with odds to win […]

2016 World Series Begins Tuesday With Chicago Cubs as Heavy Favorites

October 24, 2016

The 2016 World Series will begin its best of seven series on Tuesday in Cleveland when the Indians host the Chicago Cubs. Odds makers have made the Cubs a heavy betting favorite to win the Fall Classic. The first lines were released shortly after the Cubs had beaten the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 6 […]

Chicago Cubs Enter 2016 Postseason as World Series Favorites

October 3, 2016

While the NFL and college football are taking most of the sports betting headlines, the Major League Baseball regular season ended on Sunday and the race for the World Series begins on Tuesday. Odds makers have released their updated list of World Series favorites with the team at the top no surprise to baseball fans […]

Chicago Cubs Sit Atop World Series Futures As October Approaches

September 22, 2016

The end of the 2016 MLB regular season is less than two weeks away. Teams are battling for division titles and wildcard spots. There remain seven teams still within five games of a playoff spots with just 10 games left on the schedule for most teams. The Chicago Cubs are the only team in the […]

American League East Still Up for Grabs as MLB Season Winds Down

September 20, 2016

The NFL and college football regular seasons have started, which means October is almost here and that means America’s Fall Classic is nearing. Major League Baseball’s regular season is winding down with only about a dozen games left for each team. Nevertheless, there are teams battling to win divisions and land a spot in the […]

MLB Teams Favored Down the Stretch to Reach Playoffs

August 24, 2016

The Major League Baseball regular season is nearing its end. Approximately three quarters of the season is complete with less than 40 games remaining on the schedule for most teams. The playoff picture is still somewhat blurry expected for a few of the division races such as the Chicago Cubs who lead by double-digit games […]

Trends for Monday’s Major League Baseball Lineup

August 15, 2016

Monday’s Major League Baseball calendar has a number of strong matchups to pick from when deciding on what teams to wager on. Being prepared and knowledgeable about the teams is the best way to make a more educated decision of who to choose. Entering Monday’s games, the hottest team of late has been the Cleveland […]

MLB Tuesday: Hot and Cold Teams, Over and Under

August 9, 2016

Before placing your bet online with your favorite sportsbook on Tuesday’s major league games, make sure you look over these numbers. The hottest team entering Tuesday’s games is the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs have won seven straight and 10 of 11. After a strong start, the Cubs went through a swoon during the early summer, […]

Matchups for World Series Favoring Four Teams

July 28, 2016

Baseball’s Fall Classic is still three months away but that does not stop online sportsbooks from making adjustments to what team will win the World Series, what team will win the American League Pennant and what team will win the National League Pennant. Therefore, bettors have a great opportunity to step up and make a […]