Posts tagged ‘Yankees’

MLB – Braves Lose Pitcher After Punching Dugout – More

May 19, 2021

The key to good pitching is to have a short memory. Each new batter is an opportunity for a do-over, and the previous batter must be forgotten. This is especially important when the previous batter(s) got on base and drove in runs. It’s also hard to do when there is no next batter because you’ve […]

Who Are These Yankees?

April 20, 2021

Just three weeks ago, the New York Yankees were the betting favorite to win the American League and trailed only the Los Angeles Dodgers as the most likely team to win the World Series. They broke spring training with a stacked offense and a pair of aces to lead the rotation in Gerrit Cole and […]

2021 Dodgers Favored to Win WS – Yankees Braves and Padres Not Far Behind

March 8, 2021

The Los Angeles Dodgers are favored to repeat and win the 2021 World Series. A year ago, the Dodgers rolled through the shortened 60-game regular season schedule posting an MLB-best record of 43-17 on the team’s way to the coveted World Series. The Dodgers’ roster returns virtually intact with a few offseason additions that will […]

Odds Where Theo Epstein Will Go Next

November 20, 2020

The baseball architect that built championships in Boston and for the Chicago Cubs is unemployed. Theo Epstein stepped down from the position with the Chicago Cubs earlier this month after a nine year stint. Epstein was able to bring a World Series to the longest suffering fans in sports, the Cubs of Chicago, after a […]

Game 1 Baseball is Set – Odds and Prediction

July 3, 2020

Like most of us, you are probably clamoring for some sports betting action. The news that MLB and NBA will resume play this month has been a Godsend. Sports tend to bring stability to an area. People can let out their aggression and frustration by cheering on their favorites team and yelling at their TV […]

MLB Futures – 2020 Championship Odds

January 25, 2020

Baseball has been in the news a lot lately with the development that the Houston Astros allegedly cheated their way through the 2017 championship season. Apparently they used technology (outfield camera) to relay stolen pitch signs to the dug out who then relayed it to the hitter with a code noise. Some of the other […]

Updated Baseball World Series Odds

December 11, 2019

Last night the Yankees signed pitcher Gerrit Cole to a record 9 year deal worth $324M. The ace pitcher should bring even more potency to an already talented pitching staff. It is no surprise that the odds that New York will win the 2020 World Series have shortened even more. They are now more than […]

World Series Odds – Down to 13 Teams

September 25, 2019

The MLB regular season is just about over. There are 12 playoff spots in total. 4 of them are one game play-in games. There are a handful of teams fighting for position and one team (of the 13 possible) that will be left outside the bracket entirely. After a string of Cubs losses this last […]