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2018 Toronto Blue Jays Opening Lines

2018 Toronto Blue Jays Opening Lines

Article posted on Tuesday 14 November - 05:27 EST

After a thrilling postseason, we had to take a little break, but we're back to preview some early Futures odds for 2018! The Toronto Blue Jays will be first up, and the question remains whether they can improve after an underwhelming 2017.

MLB Postseason: Best Series Openers & Closers 

Article posted on Thursday 05 October - 05:25 EDT

MLB Postseason: Best Series Openers & Closers
We've shown you tons of angles to beat the books, from home and away records, to advanced metrics, to upcoming players who might make some noise in the big leagues, but today we'll be discussing another phenomenon, and delve into how teams do in their first and last games of a series.

MLB Postseason Projections 2017 

Article posted on Wednesday 27 September - 15:02 EDT

MLB Postseason Projections 2017
We preview how the postseason is looking right now in the MLB. The regular season ends in less than a week, and we still have a race in the NL that could change the entire playoff picture. We'll discuss futures odds and let you know which prices are way too high and which are worth a shot.

Best MLB Home/Road Records 2017 

Article posted on Wednesday 20 September - 07:19 EDT

Best MLB Home/Road Records 2017
The season's coming to a close, but that doesn't mean there aren't still a ton of juicy postseason pushes in the works. We'll be looking at an indicator that's often overlooked when we only focus on all the advanced stats: the Home/Away record, and see how if affects teams going forward.

MLB Home Run Derby: Giancarlo Stanton vs Aaron Judge 

Article posted on Friday 15 September - 06:00 EDT

MLB Home Run Derby: Giancarlo Stanton vs Aaron Judge
When one of these guys steps up to the plate, watch out! Giancarlo Stanton's been on absolute fire this season and is projected to hit 60 HRs with less than a month left until the playoffs. Hot on his tail is rookie Aaron Judge, who's got more than enough power behind his swing to challenge him in future years.

Most and Least Favorable MLB Schedules Down the Stretch 

Article posted on Sunday 03 September - 14:43 EDT

Most and Least Favorable MLB Schedules Down the Stretch
There's only a month left until the postseason, but don't think positions are set in stone! Remaining strength of schedule can tell us a ton about which teams will have it easy... and which might falter just enough to lose a playoff spot.

Best Breeders Cup Past Performances 

Article posted on Friday 01 September - 19:02 EDT

Best Breeders Cup Past Performances
With the horse racing world on a collision course with the 2017 Breeders' Cup, we pause to take a moment to discuss the most critical element of handicapping - what's in the past performances of this year's competitors.

The MLB Player Nicknames Issue 

Article posted on Saturday 26 August - 05:06 EDT

The MLB Player Nicknames Issue
From August 25-27, MLB players will be allowed to wear jerseys with nicknames of their choosing instead of their regular names. This leads to the question of what names they'll choose, and do enough players even have aliases, and are they clever enough?

Breeders Cup 2017 Dates 

Article posted on Tuesday 08 August - 05:40 EDT

The Breeders' Cup is a world class event at any location, but with the 2017 renewal being held for the first time at the famed seaside Del Mar Thoroughbred Club November 3 and November 4, the build-up to the beach has seemed to add an extra buzz to the proceedings. Here's a glance at the highlights of the two-day betting extravaganza.

Top Acquired Prospects Who Will Become Future MLB All-Stars 

Article posted on Friday 04 August - 19:09 EDT

Top Acquired Prospects Who Will Become Future MLB All-Stars
The Toronto Blue Jays' median age at 30.2 and they are tied for oldest in the MLB. Luckily they have a top 10 prospect in Vladimir Guererro Jr., who will be a great asset in a few years. We'll discuss some of the other top prospects and which have the best chance to be the next faces of the league.

Montreal Expos Gain Momentum For MLB Return 

Article posted on Wednesday 26 July - 16:37 EDT

Montreal Expos Gain Momentum For MLB Return
The Montreal Expos made history in 1989 when Youppi! became the first mascot to earn an ejection from a Major League Baseball game. This legendary incident didn’t prevent the Expos from relocating in 2004, after the franchise suffered a painful post-strike decline which started in 1994.

2017 MLB Trade Deadline Betting Cheat Sheet 

Article posted on Monday 17 July - 04:28 EDT

2017 MLB Trade Deadline Betting Cheat Sheet
Welcome to the 2nd half of the MLB season! We'll be taking a change of pace as the season gears back up, and will be looking at trades as the July 31st deadline approaches. Who's buying? Who's selling? And, most importantly for us, what are the chances going forward? Let's get into it!

BIG3 Basketball Winner Odds 

Article posted on Tuesday 11 July - 08:29 EDT

BIG3 Basketball Winner Odds
Basketball's hottest new format is underway and fans of the sport have never had so much to be excited about during the summer months. So what is the Big3 Championship and who is involved? We discuss all of the teams and pick who we think is the favourite.

Grade 2 Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland Picks 

Article posted on Wednesday 05 April - 21:24 EDT

Grade 2 Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland Picks
The Bluegrass Stakes may have lost its grade 1 status, but the 2017 field could be the strongest Kentucky Derby prep of the year with a pair of top contenders among the field of seven Saturday, April 8 at Keeneland around 6:17 EST. The race also shapes up to be an interesting one from a betting perspective and could provide unexpected value in the late Pick 4.

Toronto Blue Jays Have MLB’s 4th Best Odds to Win The World Series 

Article posted on Saturday 01 April - 06:35 EDT

Toronto Blue Jays Have MLB’s 4th Best Odds to Win The World Series
Opening day begins in just a few days, so it's time to take a look at the World Series Futures odds for a final time! Do the Toronto Blue Jays have what it takes to finally get past the ALCS this year? Can they win it all without Encarnacion?

MLB Postseason 2016: bracket, betting lines, tv schedule, scores 

Article posted on Tuesday 04 October - 06:22 EDT

MLB Postseason 2016: bracket, betting lines, tv schedule, scores
The MLB postseason has arrived and ten teams put their seasons and hearts on the line as they battle to crown themselves the best in baseball beginning with the winner-take-all Wild Card games, which promise plenty of classic moments.

Meet Evan Longoria's Date Jaime Edmondson 

Article posted on Sunday 11 September - 10:00 EDT

Meet Evan Longoria's Date Jaime Edmondson
Edmondson isn’t just a pretty face. The 37-year-old was a Playmate of the Month and a former Miami Dolphins cheerleader. She finished second in The Amazing Race and graduated Florida […]

William Hill Wagering Lines Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians are MLB Best Bets 

Article posted on Tuesday 28 June - 14:49 EDT

William Hill Wagering Lines Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians are MLB Best Bets
Though it is rare for us to back a pair of visiting teams on any sports betting parlay, that’s the path we are taking in Major League Baseball tonight. A pair of division leaders battle cellar dwellers as the Chicago Cubs visit the Cincinnati Reds while the Cleveland Indians continue their interleague series versus the Atlanta Braves. Both games are slated for 7:10 PM ET on June 28, 2016.

Bodog 2016 World Series Futures Odds MLB Championship Betting Prices 

Article posted on Monday 22 February - 18:31 EST

Bodog 2016 World Series Futures Odds MLB Championship Betting Prices
With 15 Grapefruit League teams in Florida, and the other 15 squads in the Arizona Cactus League, exhibition baseball begins on March 1, 2016. Today we look at the futures odds to claim the 2016 MLB World Series Championship posted on the baseball betting board at Bodog. It's exciting that Opening Day is now just forty days away as the St. Louis Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Pirates contest opens the season at 12:05 PM ET on April 3, 2016, at PNC Park in Pennsylvania. Once training camps break, and prior to the start of the new season, we'll be back with our MLB Championship futures selections so please stay tuned!

MLB Playoff Parlay: Blue Jays and Mets are Championship Series Best Bets 

Article posted on Tuesday 20 October - 14:05 EDT

MLB Playoff Parlay: Blue Jays and Mets are Championship Series Best Bets
A pair of teams are looking to get to within one win of advancing to the World Series during Major League Baseball postseason action today. The Kansas City Royals are aiming for a 3-1 ALCS advantage over the Toronto Blue Jays when they clash at the Rogers Centre at 4:05 PM ET. That contest is followed by the New York Mets trying to secure a 3-0 stranglehold lead in their NLCS battle versus the Chicago Cubs at 8:07 PM ET on October 20, 2015, at Wrigley Field. Our extensive research points to the Blue Jays squaring their series versus the Royals and the Mets mashing their way to a third straight win over the Cubs.