Article posted on Thursday 04 October
After a wild NL Wild Card game and a predictable game between the Oakland and New York, the four Division round matchups are set. The action kicks off Thursday with both NL series, while Friday sees the start of the AL series and the continuation of both NL series. All four series offer intrigue along with great MLB playoff betting action.
The Oakland Athletics travel to the Big Apple, to face the New York Yankees in a story of David vs. Goliath franchises. Oakland is the first team in 30 years to make the postseason with the lowest payroll in baseball. Can they continue their run of excellence this season with a win over the Bronx Bombers? Plus a recap of all the craziness that transpired in Tuesday night’s NL Wild Card game.
PICKS AND PARLAYS
Article posted on Thursday 27 September
There is so much that goes into betting on baseball. The starting pitching, injuries, the ballpark and even the man behind the plate calling the game.
PICKS AND PARLAYS
Article posted on Friday 21 September
Major League Baseball revolves around pitching, more so when the playoffs roll around in October. Contenders with big bats and slick fielders will only go as far as their pitching staff allows. As such, handicapping starting pitchers reveals the odds that a team will win an individual ballgame. Baseball clubs with the best starting pitchers have a much greater chance of winning pennants and World Series rings.
With only two weeks left in the MLB regular season, it is time to start gearing up for the MLB playoffs. While the Boston Red Sox are the best team in baseball, the Houston Astros could be the best bet to win the World Series. Also, find our MLB playoff power rankings and the best strategies to follow when betting on MLB futures and MLB playoff games in 2018.
As the dog days of summer now only linger as a memory, the race for the 2018 World Series starts to heat up. Online sportsbooks have the top dogs in the American League as the favourites to win the 2018 World Series, but you still cannot rule out some of the feistier National League clubs locked in tight playoff races. Here are the best bets to make on 2018 World Series Futures.
The most fun event in baseball returns as the 2018 Home Run Derby blasts off. Both casual and die-hard MLB fan tune in to see the likes of Bryce Harper and Javier Baez slug off in what is a National League-heavy iteration to the annual classic. The Derby airs on Rogers Sportsnet at 8:00 PM ET this Monday, July 16 from Washington D.C.'s Nationals Park.
SPORTS BETTING NEWS
Article posted on Wednesday 06 June
The Toronto Blue Jays have quickly gone from one of the league's best-hitting teams to one of the worst and that's why red-hot phenom Vladimir Guerrero Jr. keeps being brought up. Several Jays are in the middle of a dry spell while former MVP Josh Donaldson can't seem to stay healthy. Guerrero Jr. will provide an XL shot of offence but should they call him up?
The New York Yankees (17-9) look for another offensive display on Sunday after their 11-1 rout of the Los Angeles Angels (16-11) on Saturday night. CC Sabathia gets the nod as he goes up against Tyler Skaggs. And don't miss out on breakdowns of the Tigers at Orioles and Braves at Philly in early afternoon action! First game is at 1:05pm ET!
This World Series might have been two years ago, but the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians are at it again on Wednesday for the second of their two game series.Will the Indians drop closer to .500 at home? We'll also break down the Padres at Colorado, behind a lackluster Jon Gray, and the Braves at Reds. First game starts at 3:10pm ET!