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|Date||Match Up||Rating||Score||Result||Profit||Lead Time||Analysis|
|10-15-19||Cardinals +147 v. Nationals||4-7||Loss||-100||20 h 35 m||Show|
Celebration is in the air in Washington DC as the Nationals pushed forward Monday night to push the series to 3-0. Tuesday they have a chance to close out the series with the Cardinals hope waning. Yet expect this Cardinals team to finally break out of their series slump at the plate. Two runs in three games is not how the Cardinals will conclude their season. Grab St. Louis Tuesday.
|10-15-19||Astros -154 v. Yankees||4-1||Win||100||16 h 38 m||Show|
The Houston Astros fought off being down 0-2 with a tenacious effort. With new life they still need to re-gain a game to get ahead on the Yankees. Expect that to happen on Tuesday as ace Gerrit Cole aims to continue his excellent season. In two post-season starts Cole has worked a high amount of pitches against the Rays. Even if Cole does not have his top stuff expect the Astros bullpen to get the upper hand over the Yankees once again. Grab Houston.
|10-14-19||Cardinals v. Nationals -130||1-8||Win||100||7 h 57 m||Show|
The Nationals have now won four games in a row. Up 2-0 on the Cardinals they know Monday they’ll get the best challenge from the Cardinals. In a must win game the Cardinals will lean on dominate ace Jack Flaherty. Flaherty has allowed three runs or less in eighteen straight starts. Yet look for the Nationals to continue to figure out a way to win and go up 3-0 on the Nationals. Play Washington.
|10-13-19||Yankees v. Astros -154||2-3||Win||100||9 h 15 m||Show|
The Yankees came out in game one Saturday and made a big statement over the Astros. A dominate 7-0 victory has quickly flipped the advantage to the Yankees. Sunday expect Astros ace Justin Verlander to get the series back to even, as the Astros do not fall down 2-0.
|10-11-19||Nationals +114 v. Cardinals||2-0||Win||114||18 h 0 m||Show|
The Washington Nationals are on unforeseen extended time thanks to comeback wild card and game five wins. They’ll face a St. Louis Cardinals team that showcased hot bats in their own game five colossal win over the Braves. St. Louis’s home dominance this year is certainly a factor but expect the Nationals to continue to feed off being in tough spots. Grab Washington in game one.
|10-04-19||Twins +170 v. Yankees||4-10||Loss||-100||21 h 55 m||Show|
The Yankees dominance this season has set the stage for a post-season everyone expects to land them in the World Series. What they did in the regular season was stellar but the Twins aren’t going to bow down in this series. They also won over 100 games and have the streaky bats to give the Yankees trouble. James Paxton of the Yankees comes in having won ten straight starts. Look for that to come to a halt as the Twins pull off a game one shocker.
|10-03-19||Cardinals +124 v. Braves||7-6||Win||124||18 h 43 m||Show|
Two of the hottest teams in baseball to conclude the second half of the year were the Cardinals and Braves. Atlanta’s mix of youth at the plate and pitching grew exponentially when Dallas Keuchel arrived. Keuchel has the experience as an Astro and World Series winner to push the Braves far. Yet the Cardinals magic to win on the road and confidence is a key in game one. Keuchel may have finished the year with electric numbers but look for the Cardinals to eek this one out. Grab St. Louis.
|10-02-19||Rays +122 v. A's||5-1||Win||122||21 h 58 m||Show|
The surge for the As and Rays to reach the post-season has been incredible. Either teams that win Wednesday can potentially be a dark horse to get the World Series. In a one-game format the Rays will lean on ace Charlie Morton. Morton has been fantastic this year against the As in 13 innings of work. Overall he has allowed just six hits and one run. As strong as the As have been at home look for the Rays to pull off the win.
|09-27-19||Padres v. Diamondbacks -120||3-6||Win||100||27 h 5 m||Show|
Out in the NL West the Arizona Diamondbacks will host the Padres Friday night. After a long stretch pitching out of the bullpen the Diamondbacks will utilize former starter Taylor Clarke. Prior Clarke struggled as a starter with major failures to pitch multiple innings without self destruction. Yet look for the Padres tough home series against the Dodgers to linger over Friday. Grab the Diamondbacks
|09-25-19||Phillies v. Nationals -160||2-5||Win||100||19 h 1 m||Show|
The Nationals took advantage of a Tuesday double-header to take care of business against the Phillies. Into the sixth inning of Tuesday’s double-header the Nationals trailed 4-1. That changed with a grand slam from Tree Turner to catapult the Nationals to victory. Grab Washington to sweep the Phillies on Wednesday as the Phillies have quickly faded having lost six of seven games.
|09-24-19||Brewers +115 v. Reds||4-2||Win||115||20 h 34 m||Show|
Tuesday the Milwaukee Brewers find themselves underdogs against the Cincinnati Reds. Sonny Gray on the year has been stellar for the Reds boasting a stellar 2.80 ERA. He has also allowed three runs or less in nine straight starts. With the Brewers firmly entrenched in securing a wild card spot don’t expect them to relent to close the season. Grab the Brewers as Adrian Houser ends a five-game run without a win.
|09-22-19||Diamondbacks v. Padres +103||4-6||Win||103||11 h 27 m||Show|
Veteran Garrett Richards did not show much in his season debut on September 16th. The Padres pitcher threw just 3.2 innings while giving up three runs. He’ll face a Diamondbacks team that’s slim playoff hopes have been extended thanks to a three-game win streak. Look for the Padres to halt their losing temporary as nine of ten losses has put value on them for Sunday. Grab San Diego
|09-20-19||Rangers v. A's -153||0-8||Win||100||27 h 19 m||Show|
Friday night the Texas Rangers and Oakland As meet for the second time in a week. Once again Mike Minor will be on the mound opposed As starter Mike Fiers. Fiers had left that start after just 1 2/3 innings due to arm irritation. Meanwhile Mike Minor who was an AL Cy Young favorite at the All-Star break has dropped off considerably. Look for value on the As to get after Minor as they did last week when they hit three home runs. Grab Oakland.
|09-19-19||Phillies v. Braves -142||4-5||Win||100||14 h 30 m||Show|
Suddenly the Atlanta Braves have dropped three straight games. More shocking is two straight losses at home against the Philadelphia Phillies. It’s only the second time since May 29th that the Braves have lost consecutive games at home. Veterans Dallas Keuchel and Julio Teheran had their issues in Tuesday and Wednesday’s matchup. Yet look for the young arm in Mike Soroka to get things back on track for the Braves. Grab Atlanta.
|09-18-19||Phillies +141 v. Braves||4-1||Win||141||17 h 57 m||Show|
The Philadelphia Phillies toppled the Braves Tuesday ending Dallas Keuchels stout stretch. It wasn’t easy as the Braves nearly pulled off a comeback win. Now the Braves have lost two games in a row. Since May 28th the Braves have lost consecutive home games just once. Look for the Phillies to come through as they did against Julio Teheran his last week. Grab the Phillies
|09-17-19||Mariners +123 v. Pirates||6-0||Win||123||17 h 23 m||Show|
The Mariners travel into Pittsburgh after both teams had Monday off. Seattle hopes not to replicate their prior road trip that concluded with six straight losses. That stretch put the Mariners in the bottom portion of MLB for road wins as they stand at 29-46. This should be a much more formidable spot as the Mariners come in with hot bats and should have no problems against Mitch Keller. Grab Seattle.
|09-16-19||Nationals v. Cardinals +127||2-4||Win||127||6 h 46 m||Show|
Monday, the St. Louis Cardinals find themselves as a rare home underdog against the Washington Nationals. Pitcher Stephen Strasburg of the Nationals has been electric with just two losses since June 21st. That puts him at number one in MLB in the NL in terms of wins. Yet look for the St. Louis Cardinals strong home advantage to pay dividends tonight. Grab St. Louis.
|09-15-19||Dodgers -135 v. Mets||3-2||Win||100||17 h 11 m||Show|
Saturday the Mets shutout the LA Dodgers 3-0. The rare shutout to the Dodgers offense certainly can be attributed to an extended east coast road trip. Sunday marks their sixth straight on the road and will be in the featured Sunday night spot. While runs may still be an issue for the Dodgers look for Walker Buehler to continue to build upon a great season.
|09-11-19||Diamondbacks +106 v. Mets||0-9||Loss||-100||8 h 35 m||Show|
Losers of three straight the Diamondbacks have slipped a bit in the NL wild card chase. The pitching has been there for the Diamondbacks as they’ve allowed four runs or less in all the losses. It’s at the plate they’ve failed. Look for a third opportunity against the Mets bullpen to finally pay off. Grab the Diamondbacks.
|09-10-19||Rays -131 v. Rangers||5-3||Win||100||6 h 24 m||Show|
Tuesday, the Tampa Bay Rays will aim to extend their impressive road record of 43-27. They’ll take on a Texas Rangers team that’s struggled to maintain a near .500 record post All-Star break. Pitcher Lance Lynn has also seen his once AL leading record dip to 14-10 overall. Grab the Rays here as they continue to be a road cashing juggernaut.
|09-04-19||Padres +117 v. Diamondbacks||1-4||Loss||-100||21 h 37 m||Show|
All of the sudden the Arizona Diamondbacks have put themselves in closing distance for the final NL wild card. They’ve closed the distance in the race thanks to wins in eight of their last nine games. Boosting their value occurred with three of four wins against the Dodgers and handling the Padres Monday and Tuesday. Look for a reversal as the Padres carry over a near rally Tuesday night into Wednesday. Grab San Diego.
|09-04-19||Twins +123 v. Red Sox||2-6||Loss||-100||19 h 53 m||Show|
The Minnesota Twins continue to surge forward and increase their division lead over the Cleveland Indians. Winners of nine of their last ten games has featured a majority of wins on the road. Returning from an eight-game west coast road trip did not pay off in game one for the Red Sox against the Twins. Wednesday expect a similar result even with Eduardo Rodriguez’s dominant 16-5 record for the Red Sox. Grab the red-hot Twins.
|09-03-19||Mets v. Nationals -130||10-11||Win||100||18 h 45 m||Show|
The Washington Nationals have done a stellar job easing their ace Max Scherzer back into the rotation. All three starts since returning from the DL have featured five innings or less of work. Minimal work bettors are unaccustomed to seeing from Scherzer. Expect things to escalate in his fourth start as the Nationals bounce back from Monday’s loss to the Mets.
|09-02-19||Astros v. Brewers +173||3-2||Loss||-100||13 h 15 m||Show|
Sunday, for the third time in his career pitcher Justin Verlander threw a no-hitter. Now the Astros must regroup from their jubilation for Verlander and travel to take on the Milwaukee Brewers. The home team Brewers are at a crucial juncture of their season as they hope to make a final run for a wild card spot. With Adrian Houser's early departure in his last start due to a hip issue there may be concerns on his durability. Yet look for the Brewers to finally snap Gerrit Cole's stretch without a loss that dates back to late May. Grab Milwaukee
|08-29-19||Dodgers -179 v. Diamondbacks||5-11||Loss||-179||10 h 53 m||Show|
The LA Dodgers venture on the road Thursday for a second consecutive series against a division rival. They’ll meet the Arizona Diamondbacks who have had success at home against the Dodgers this season as steep underdogs. Don’t look for that to be the case Thursday as Hyun Jin Ryu has dominated the Diamondbacks in multiple starts this season. Furthermore he has not allowed a run to the Diamondbacks. Look for that success to continue Thursday
|08-28-19||Cubs +105 v. Mets||10-7||Win||105||7 h 7 m||Show|
The New York Mets home-stand has suddenly melted. They’ve now lost four straight games after a long standing home win streak that saw the Mets sweep the Indians. Suddenly the Mets bats have cooled off as in four of their last five games they’ve scored two runs or less. This is a Cubs team that’s been plagued on the road all season yet expect them to push through and keep the Mets reeling.
|08-27-19||Dodgers -176 v. Padres||9-0||Win||100||23 h 33 m||Show|
A continual theme at home or away are the LA Dodgers being heavy favorites. That does not wane Tuesday as the Dodgers are only a few dollars off from being the heaviest favorite on the card. The Dodgers have had a couple of let down spots in recent series against the Yankees and Braves. Yet don’t expect for the Dodgers to fall to the level of their competition in the Padres on Tuesday. Grab LA in the night cap spot.
|08-27-19||Cardinals v. Brewers -140||6-3||Loss||-140||20 h 3 m||Show|
Monday one of the worst line moves of the day happened between the Brewers and Cardinals. An extra day of rest for the Brewers from Thursday boosted the line. That’s a value attraction for Tuesday as the St. Louis Cardinals went fifteen days without an off day. Winners of five straight and eight of nine games look for the Brewers to halt the Cardinals momentum.
|08-27-19||Indians v. Tigers +126||10-1||Loss||-100||20 h 33 m||Show|
The season for the Indians started with key injuries and once again the Indians are struggling in that department. Tuesday, they’ll be minus Jose Ramirez as they try and recover from a 9-8 loss against the Royals. Detrot’s dismal season has been a whirlwind for Tuesday’s starter in Spencer Turnbull. He has not registered a win since May 31st and is 0-4 against the Indians this season. Look for a reversal as Turnbull gets plenty of run support. Grab Detroit.
|08-26-19||Cardinals +120 v. Brewers||12-2||Win||120||14 h 26 m||Show|
Momentum for the Milwaukee Brewers on a three game road win streak came to a halt Sunday against the Diamondbacks. Monday they’ll return home to face a St Louis Cardinals team they just met last week. In that outing Gio Gonzalez inability to last beyond five innings hurt the Brewers pen. With St Louis dialed in at the plate expect another high run performance similar to last weeks matchup.
|08-25-19||Yankees +163 v. Dodgers||5-1||Win||163||17 h 23 m||Show|
The Yankees find themselves as a big underdog Sunday as they take on the LA Dodgers. Road fatigue and the season long advantage of the Dodgers at home are severely priced into Sunday’s line. Factor in Domingo Germans poor last start against the As and there is reason to believe the favored price. Yet look for the Yankees to be up for the challenge and attack the Dodgers bullpen. Grab the Yankees
|08-24-19||Giants v. A's -136||10-5||Loss||-136||14 h 13 m||Show|
The Oakland As have taken advantage of their home stand having won six of seven against top teams in the Yankees and Astros. Saturday they’re getting a reduced price offering based on the short trek of the San Francisco Giants to Oakland. Another variable is that Madison Bumgarner has the benefit of having pitched and won against the As on August 13th. Because of the short two-game series Chris Bassitt did not pitch. Ride the As here as Bumgarner has shown to be a predictable streaky pitcher. Look for a follow up poor outing off his first loss in two months his prior start.
|08-22-19||Rangers v. White Sox UNDER 10.5||1-6||Win||100||6 h 30 m||Show|
Thursday value can be had on the under between the Rangers and White Sox. Rangers have struggled all season on the road. In fact only the Royals, Orioles, and Tigers have worst road records in the American League this season. Run production dips for the Rangers on the road as was evident in their last road trip. Rangers pitcher Ariel Jurado has had consecutive outings of allowing high runs in short innings of duty. Expect him to settle in a bit better tonight and for the under to hit here.
|08-21-19||Yankees v. A's -110||4-6||Win||100||22 h 44 m||Show|
Wednesday the Oakland As will look to take advantage of the Yankees as they did on Tuesday. Holding the Yankees in check at the plate is a tough task to accomplish in consecutive nights. Mike Fiers of the As will hope to uphold the challenge as he has the stout winning record on the season at 11-3. Expect Fiers to do enough as the As put pressure on the Yankees JA Happ early and often. Grab the As Wednesday night.
|08-19-19||Angels -110 v. Rangers||7-8||Loss||-110||6 h 3 m||Show|
Monday the Angels will attempt to have success on the road against the Rangers as they did in early July. In that series they won two of three and were sparked with games of nine and six runs. High runs may not be on the agenda for Monday as they’ll be facing Kolby Allard for the first time. As great as the Rangers have been at home they’ve shown to be susceptible to teams within their division. Grab the Angels
|08-19-19||Royals v. Orioles -129||5-4||Loss||-129||5 h 2 m||Show|
The Baltimore Orioles are coming off a heart breaking loss Sunday against the Boston Red Sox. Up 6-0 the Orioles unraveled in a fashion that has been seen countless times during a horrible season. Factored into Monday’s price is the Orioles having lost seven straight games and twelve of their last thirteen. Pitcher John Means has also not lasted into the fourth inning in three straight starts. Yet look for this Orioles team to show some pride after yesterday’s meltdown and get the win. Grab Baltimore.
|08-19-19||Nationals v. Pirates +110||13-0||Loss||-100||5 h 2 m||Show|
Monday, the Washington Nationals head into Pittsburgh having won six of their last seven games. In their last two games against the Milwaukee Brewers they scored a whopping thirty runs. Potent bats combined with Joe Ross earning three straight wins have priced the Nationals incorrectly. Look for Pittsburgh to have prime time carry over value off of last night’s loss to the Cubs. Grab Pittsburgh
|08-18-19||Cubs -148 v. Pirates||7-1||Win||100||24 h 8 m||Show|
The Cubs averted another potential loss Saturday thanks to starting pitcher Jon Lester getting out of several jams. Their road woes and injuries to their bullpen have made them a cheaper road favorite Sunday. Coupled with their bats struggling this may be a trendy spot to secure the underdog. Instead look for the Cubs to battle as they did Saturday and get another strong performance from Jose Quintana.
|08-18-19||Giants v. Diamondbacks +111||1-6||Win||111||21 h 7 m||Show|
One of the early afternoon games that figure to be one of the leaders for action bets Sunday is the Diamondbacks and Giants. For the Giants things could not be better from their ace Madison Bumgarner. Over his last ten starts he has allowed three runs or less in eight. That’s a value indicator for a current betting market Sunday opposed to Merrill Kelly’s recent stretch of allowing eight home runs his last four starts. The Diamondbacks have shown how quickly a team can fade when being sellers at the deadline, yet this is a worthy priced home underdog spot. Grab Arizona.
|08-18-19||Brewers +101 v. Nationals||8-16||Loss||-100||19 h 33 m||Show|
The Washington Nationals momentum has featured a string of wins. Sunday they’ll aim to get the upper hand by leaning on their dominant home edge. In order to get the victory Sunday the Brewers will need to rely on starting pitcher Chase Anderson. Anderson has struggled with lasting beyond five innings which has been a burden for the Brewers bullpen. In his last start Josh Hader gave up a three-run bomb to cost the Brewers late against the Rangers. This go around expect the Brewers bats to get the job done earlier than anticipated as Eric Fedde will not pitch three straight gems. Grab Milwaukee.
|08-17-19||Twins v. Rangers UNDER 11||12-7||Loss||-100||24 h 44 m||Show|
The highest total Saturday outside of Coors Field comes between the Rangers and Twins. Minnesota has been one of the best teams post All-Star break to capture overs on totals for. That’s been due to a bullpen that’s been highly susceptible and being third in MLB for run production. Add in the fact that both Jose Berrios and Ariel Jurado have been shaky and the recipe for another over is in line. Berrios gave up a season high nine runs two starts ago and Jurado is coming off a 3.1 inning performance in which he gave up eight runs. A high total as such you can get away with one explosive half inning and still prevail. Grab the under here.
|08-15-19||White Sox v. Angels OVER 9||7-8||Win||100||23 h 20 m||Show|
One of Thursday’s Night Cap games comes between the White Sox and Angels. Chicago is coming off a series against the Astros in which they won two of three. In fact Tuesday they played a double header because of Monday’s rain delay. Factor in travel and Reynaldo Lopez’s six game streak of allowing three runs or less and value seems to be on the under. That is one of the reasons the line moved down immediately on the total. Yet look for both teams to hit well and for this total to hit over
|08-14-19||Cubs v. Phillies -113||1-11||Win||100||19 h 10 m||Show|
Easing back into starter duties has been Cubs pitcher Cole Hamels. In two starts since returning from the injured list Hamels has pitched short outings of less than five innings. Both games the Cubs won by leaning on their bullpen arms. Wednesday expect Phillies pitcher Aaron Nola to bounce back from his last start and the Phillies to pick up their second win of the series.
|08-14-19||Diamondbacks v. Rockies +131||6-7||Win||131||15 h 16 m||Show|
The Colorado Rockies slide has featured losses in seven of their last eight games. Arizona’s destroyed the Rockies pitching with key explosive innings. Monday they scored four runs in the sixth, and Tuesday they began the game with five runs in the first inning. The hot hitting of the Diamondbacks features to be a tricky spot for Rockies starter Kyle Freeland. On May 30th also in an early time slot Freeland lasted just three innings while giving up five runs against the Diamondbacks. Yet look for the Rockies to sidestep their pitching issues and cash as small home dogs.
|08-13-19||Mets v. Braves -123||3-5||Win||100||18 h 55 m||Show|
The New York Mets and Atlanta Braves will meet twice in the next ten days. Tuesday’s series will be played in Atlanta as the New York Mets try and attempt to continue their hot streak. If it’s going to continue the Mets will need high run support. In ten games against the Mets this year the Braves have averaged six runs a game. That includes a June 6th start by Zack Wheeler in which the Braves scored a total of twelve runs. Grab the cheap home favored price here on the Braves.
|08-12-19||Rays +120 v. Padres||10-4||Win||120||9 h 58 m||Show|
An unfamiliar spot lies for the Tampa Bay Rays Monday. They will turn to Diego Castillo to pitch their first inning tonight on the road in San Diego. The inning may not fare well for Castillo as the Padres averaged 6.75 runs over four games in their last series against the Rockies. Yet this Rays team just continues to deliver in road environments with an MLB best 38-22 record. They’re a value underdog based on extended road travel that began up the Pacific coast in Seattle. Play Tampa Bay.
|08-12-19||Diamondbacks v. Rockies -108||8-6||Loss||-108||7 h 28 m||Show|
The Diamondbacks head to Colorado which may help revitalize their bats. Two straight losses to the Dodgers featured just three runs. Prior the Diamondbacks had won five of six games by averaging seven runs a game. As poor as Rockies pitcher Peter Lambert has been the Rockies should be in a favorable spot against an taxed Diamondbacks bullpen.
|08-12-19||Red Sox v. Indians OVER 10.5||5-6||Win||100||6 h 57 m||Show|
Monday’s starting pitchers between the Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox features the best wins to loss ratio of the slate. Don’t expect that to translate to a low-scoring game. Oddsmakers extended this total above double-digits in what should be a slugfest in Cleveland. The Indians lineup will be the latest to hit the Red Sox hard, and do not expect Indians starter Zach Plesac to uphold his season ERA. Grab the over.
|08-12-19||Reds v. Nationals +101||6-7||Win||101||6 h 53 m||Show|
The Nationals finally got a victory over the Mets to conclude their weekend series Sunday. Monday, they return home after a lengthy nine-game road trip that featured stops out West against Arizona and San Francisco. On the mound for the Nationals Monday will be erratic pitcher Eric Fedde. A positive is one of his two wins this year came against the Reds. Look for potent bats to key the Nationals to victory Monday.
|08-11-19||Phillies v. Giants -103||6-9||Win||100||7 h 37 m||Show|
The San Francisco Giants will be in a rare prime time Sunday Night spot as they host the Philadelphia Phillies. They’ll face a Phillies team that’s just 2-4 on their current road trip and struggling at the plate. Their last three losses they have scored one run or less. Grab the prime time value on the Giants as they get the benefit of seeing Jake Arrieta the second time in ten days.
|08-11-19||Diamondbacks v. Dodgers -205||3-9||Win||100||4 h 39 m||Show|
A steep price increase is the norm when it comes to the LA Dodgers. That’s even higher when potential Cy Young candidate Hyun Jin Ryu is on the mound. He’ll face a Diamondbacks team Sunday in which he has allowed just one run in thirteen innings of work this season. Expect the Dodgers to fare well against Diamondbacks pitcher Mike Leake who has been hit hard in three straight starts. Lay the price here on the Dodgers.
|08-10-19||Diamondbacks v. Dodgers -180||0-4||Win||100||23 h 51 m||Show|
Saturday expect the LA Dodgers winning ways at home to continue to flourish. On the year they’ve dominated the series matchup against the Diamondbacks with double the series wins on the year. While Diamondbacks young ace Alex Young has been phenomenal it’s been limited action. Grab the Dodgers to put another loss on the Diamondbacks wild card race chances.
|08-10-19||Pirates v. Cardinals OVER 9||1-3||Loss||-100||21 h 56 m||Show|
The long slump of the St. Louis Cardinals at the plate has been factored into Saturday’s total. Over their last eleven games they’ve averaged just two runs each. With the Pirates on a long losing stretch and familiarity of each other low runs is a possibility. Yet Joe Musgrove has been far too erratic including allowing four runs against the Cardinals on July 15th and five on July 25th. Grab the over as both teams succeed at the plate.
|08-07-19||White Sox v. Tigers +100||8-1||Loss||-100||14 h 6 m||Show|
The worst team in MLB finds themselves getting value from the oddsmakers in Wednesday’s early matchup against the White Sox. The White Sox Ivan Nova has allowed an earned run or less in three straight starts, including a complete game against the Marlins. Those great efforts have not changed the fact that his ERA is still above five. He also struggled in his lone start against the Tigers this year in which he gave up six runs on eleven hits. Take the home team Tigers in this one.
|08-06-19||Angels +133 v. Reds||4-8||Loss||-100||20 h 21 m||Show|
Losers of five straight the LA Angels will need offense to get of their rut. Poor pitching has resulted in the opponent averaging over seven runs a game during the Angels current losing streak. Run support has also been lacking but look for that to change Tuesday. Reds pitcher Anthony DesClafani has struggled to pitch beyond five innings as of late. Grab the value on the Angels ending their losing streak.
|08-05-19||Rangers v. Indians UNDER 9.5||1-0||Win||101||6 h 43 m||Show|
The Cleveland Indians are averaging six runs over their last ten games. It’s been a main catalyst as they’ve won eight of their last eleven games. Matching their scoring has been Texas Rangers who are coming off a home-series sweep of the Detroit Tigers. Overall the Rangers are averaging over six runs during their last ten games. With Aaron Civale getting his second career start this has put a focus on tonight’s total. Grab the value here on the under.
|08-05-19||Blue Jays +234 v. Rays||2-0||Win||234||5 h 59 m||Show|
The Tampa Bay Rays are red-hot once again having won six straight and eight of their last nine. Monday, they’ll face a Blue Jays team that they faced in Toronto last week. That plus their current win streak and ace Charlie Morton’s dominant 12-3 record have made tonight’s matchup a prime underdog spot. Look for the Blue Jays who are coming off consecutive losses to the lowly Orioles to cash as big underdogs. Grab Toronto.
|08-04-19||Giants v. Rockies -130||2-6||Win||100||19 h 49 m||Show|
The Colorado Rockies have been woeful post All-Star break that has featured five straight series losses. San Francisco was one of the teams that had the Rockies numbers in a mid-July series with a twenty-five run differential. With Kyle Freeland’s struggles at home boasting a horrible 10.31 ERA, one would expect the Giants to have no problem scoring runs. In what should be a Coors Field high scoring fest grab the home team to sidestep Freeland’s woes and end their series losing streak.
|08-04-19||Mets v. Pirates OVER 8.5||13-2||Win||104||17 h 14 m||Show|
A quick turn around from Saturday to Sunday typically gives value on overs. Sunday that should be the case as the Mets and Pirates continue to be hot at the plate. Relief of not being traded should only boost Noah Syndergaard’s outing Sunday. Yet both bullpens are untrustworthy and Joe Musgrove has been susceptible with five home runs his last two starts. Take the over.
|08-03-19||Tigers v. Rangers +100||4-5||Win||100||22 h 47 m||Show|
Saturday diamond action the Texas Rangers find themselves in one of the smallest money line offerings against the Detroit Tigers. The struggling Rangers have got back over .500 and will aim to build to a three-game win streak Saturday. In order to do so the Rangers Adrian Sampson must get back to his late May/early June success. In his last three starts he has surrendered sixteen runs along with a total of seven home runs. Even with Tigers pitcher Matt Boyd averaging double-digit strikeouts his last six starts grab the Rangers to deliver.
|08-01-19||Astros v. Indians UNDER 8.5||7-1||Win||101||21 h 56 m||Show|
A theme for the Astros when Gerrit Cole takes the mound is runs galore. Four straight starts when Cole has been on the mound the Astros have scored eight runs or more. That figures to continue as the Cleveland Indians Danny Salazar will make his 2019 debut. After yesterday’s high-scoring affair and Astros bullpen letdown this would seem like a favorable spot for the over. Instead look for the Indians to have their bullpen ready early and Cole to continue to cruise. Grab the under.
|07-31-19||Dodgers -127 v. Rockies||5-1||Win||100||15 h 48 m||Show|
Starting pitchers with winning records usually do not have a strong disadvantage at home versus on the road. Yet that’s been an ongoing issue with Rockies pitcher German Marquez. He has not won a home start since May 31st and has given up tweet-six runs his last four home starts. Off of two prime underdog wins including a +175 game against the Yankees has shifted Marquez’s issue. Grab the Dodgers as they’re motivated to return home for a three-series home stand.
|07-31-19||Blue Jays v. Royals -108||4-1||Loss||-108||13 h 53 m||Show|
One of the hottest teams in baseball at the plate has been the Toronto Blue Jays. Over their last four games they’ve scored a whopping thirty-five runs. Wednesday a turn around of thirteen hours against the Royals is in play for a potential road sweep for the Blue Jays. An underlying carry over factor from Tuesday’s matchup was that the Royals outhit the Blue Jays 11-10. Look for the Royals to transfer that over to runs and for the Blue Jays to finally cool off. Grab Kansas City.
|07-31-19||Braves -111 v. Nationals||5-4||Win||100||12 h 43 m||Show|
The Atlanta Braves offensive surge came back Tuesday to the tune of eleven runs. They’ll aim to win their road series against the Nationals in an early Wednesday matchup. In order to get the job done the Braves will need pitcher Mike Soroka to regain form. He did not make it through five innings his last start. He’s been hit hard in the month of July but look for Soroka to get the run support he needs. Anibal Sanchez does not escape this start and gets his first loss since May 10th.
|07-30-19||Mariners +120 v. Rangers||8-5||Win||120||21 h 49 m||Show|
An unheralded diamond matchup Tuesday will happen in the AL between the Seattle Mariners and Texas Rangers. This is the back end of a home-away series that was played last week in Seattle. Texas now gets a chance to avenge a loss against Mike Leake in what was a 5-3 Mariners victory. Leake was not flawless as he was in a complete game victory over the Angels but kept the Rangers to three runs. This time look for the Mariners to get even more run support for Leake as the Rangers strong home record falters Tuesday.
|07-28-19||Diamondbacks v. Marlins OVER 7.5||1-5||Loss||-110||13 h 8 m||Show|
Saturday the Arizona Diamondbacks offense showcased the potency it did on extended road trips against the Phillies, Nationals, and Blue Jays. An early time slot for Sunday’s matchup presents value on the over for consecutive games against the Marlins. A rise in hits from Sunday’s Diamondbacks starter Robbie Ray has occurred his last two starts. In fact he has given up five total home runs in that span. Expect Ray’s woes to continue as well as the Diamondbacks hot bats to give value on the over.
|07-28-19||Braves v. Phillies -129||4-9||Win||100||13 h 3 m||Show|
The Phillies have been blown out in consecutive games by their division foes in the Atlanta Braves. The disparity in the losses has featured twenty-four Atlanta runs to the Phillies nine. Yesterday’s loss also sealed the fact that Atlanta has won three straight series over the Phillies. Yet look for the Phillies Aaron Nola to replicate his dazzling July 2nd outing against the Braves. Grab Philadelphia.
|07-27-19||Astros -178 v. Cardinals||8-2||Win||100||19 h 0 m||Show|
The Astros could not stop the Cardinals momentum Friday as their win streak extended to six games. Overall the Cardinals have now won fifteen of their last twenty games to take over the lead in the NL Central. Look for that to be short-lived Saturday as the Astros will be led by dominant ace Gerrit Cole. Cole has not lost a start since May 22nd and has thrown double-digit strikeouts in three straight games. Grab the Astros.
|07-25-19||Indians v. Royals +131||5-4||Loss||-100||18 h 60 m||Show|
The Royals and Indians meet for the second time this week for a new series Thursday. Suddenly the Royals have won seven of their last nine games, including consecutive victories over the Atlanta Braves. Attempting to redeem himself from a horrible debut as a Royal against the Indians will be pitcher Mike Montgomery. Montgomery lasted just two innings in last week’s start giving up six runs. As hot as the Indians have been look for the confidence of the home underdog to deliver. Grab Kansas City.
|07-25-19||Cardinals v. Pirates UNDER 9||6-3||Push||0||10 h 20 m||Show|
The highest combined run total of Wednesday’s games came between the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates. A 14-8 outburst featured five home runs from the St. Louis Cardinals. Thirteen of those runs came in the first four innings for the Cardinals. With an early start Thursday one would expect Joe Musgrove and Miles Mikolas to have issues as well. Instead grab the value on the under here as both teams cool off just enough at the plate.
|07-24-19||Marlins +106 v. White Sox||2-0||Win||106||19 h 39 m||Show|
Tuesday the Marlins ended a four-game losing streak as they defeated the Chicago White Sox 5-1. Wednesday they find themselves in a favorable position by oddsmakers as slight underdogs. This is likely due to Chicago’s Wednesday starter Reynaldo Lopez’s home woes. His last three home starts Lopez has given up five runs or more. Grab the Marlins.
|07-24-19||Rangers v. Mariners +133||3-5||Win||133||14 h 10 m||Show|
Wednesday Seattle Mariners pitcher Mike Leake will aim to build upon a one-hit gem his last outing. In the third game of their series he’ll face a Texas Rangers team coming off a rare Tuesday road win. The win ended an eight game losing streak and pushed them back above .500. Mike Minor’s post All Star break struggles featured a season-high four home runs allowed his last start. Expect a better outing but for the Mariners to come out on top.
|07-24-19||Orioles +127 v. Diamondbacks||2-5||Loss||-100||14 h 10 m||Show|
The Baltimore Orioles suddenly have won four of their last six games. Wednesday they’ll attempt to win consecutive road games for the second time this month. A feat they hadn’t accomplished prior since April 1st. Facing a highly vulnerable pitcher on the Diamondbacks in Taylor Clarke should deliver the Orioles another win. Grab Baltimore as the slight underdog Wednesday.
|07-23-19||Yankees -116 v. Twins||14-12||Win||100||19 h 32 m||Show|
Consecutive losses for the Yankees have featured pitching downfalls. Eight runs have been scored by the opposition in both losses. Tuesday expect a turn around as the Yankees should have the upper-hand against Twins starter Kyle Gibson. Gibson has never won in eight career starts against the Yankees, including a rough outing on May 3rd. Grab the Yankees.
|07-22-19||Indians v. Blue Jays OVER 9||7-3||Win||100||6 h 16 m||Show|
Monday value lies on a total between the Toronto Blue Jays and Cleveland Indians. Mike Clevinger of the Indians has been fantastic since returning from the ten day DL allowing just two runs over three games. Opposed the Indians today are the Toronto Blue Jays who will have Ryan Borucki making his 2019 debut. Look for both teams to have hot-hitting bats as Clevinger does not have a fourth straight sharp start. Grab the over.
|07-21-19||Cardinals v. Reds -105||3-1||Loss||-105||18 h 32 m||Show|
A close priced matchup exists Sunday between the Cardinals and Reds. For the Cardinals Jack Flaherty will look to build upon consecutive phenomenal starts. Against the Pirates and Giants he allowed just one earned run on less than three hits in each. Yet the Cardinals did not win either game as Flaherty has lacked run support. The Reds have faltered drastically post All-Star break in the NL Central. This is a good home underdog value spot as Flaherty gets run support but not enough to get the win. Grab Cincinnati.
|07-21-19||Rockies +180 v. Yankees||8-4||Win||180||17 h 28 m||Show|
Sunday the Colorado Rockies will attempt to end their six-game losing streak. In their current series against the Yankees they’ve been outscored 19-7. In four straight games the Rockies pitching staff has allowed eight runs or more. This is a value price attraction to side with the Rockies whom are now six games below .500. Lean on the Rockies German Marquez and their bats to push them through in Sunday’s series finale.
|07-19-19||A's v. Twins -123||5-3||Loss||-123||7 h 15 m||Show|
Thursday the Oakland As looked like they were en route to their seventh straight victory with a win over the Twins. Minnesota’s league leading home run ability struck again as Eddie Rosario hit a three-run pinch hit home run to lead a late rally. Friday, expect carry over momentum from that game-changing sequence to boost the Twins. Grab the Twins as Jake Odorizzi captures his twelfth win of the season.
|07-18-19||Mets -108 v. Giants||2-3||Loss||-108||25 h 34 m||Show|
Repeat pitching matchups tend to give some of the highest value in betting for MLB. Just a month ago on June 4th the Giants faced the Mets with both Syndergaard and Bumgarner on the mound. Off a poor road performance against the Marlins money shifted quickly to a high price of -145 on the Mets. The Giants delivered in that game and currently are one of the hottest teams in MLB with sixty-two runs post All-Star break. Yet grab the cheaper price on a Mets team that’s devalued as they are starting their third straight road series.
|07-18-19||Padres -112 v. Marlins||3-4||Loss||-112||7 h 35 m||Show|
San Diego Padres -115 Thursday the San Diego Padres find themselves in the earliest time slot of any MLB matchup. They round out their road series against the Miami Marlins after yesterday's narrow 3-2 victory. On the mound will be winless pitcher Dinelson Lamet whom has just two starts on the season. Look for Lamet to settle in a bit against a Marlins team that has struggled to be consistent from a runs stand point all season. Ending a four-game losing streak Thursday leaned heavily on the Padres pitching staff. Look for the Padres bats to be the main weapon Thursday. Grab San Diego
|07-17-19||Diamondbacks -119 v. Rangers||19-4||Win||100||7 h 3 m||Show|
Losers of three straight the Texas Rangers will aim to get back on track Wednesday. A big part of the problem for the Rangers has been pitching. Over their last four games they’ve surrendered a minimum six runs. That task should continue to be difficult agains the hot-hitting Diamondbacks and with veteran Jesse Chavez on the mound. Chavez has not started this many games before since July 2017, and is coming off allowing three home runs against the Astros. Grab the Diamondbacks to give the Rangers their fourth loss in a row.
|07-16-19||Diamondbacks +150 v. Rangers||9-2||Win||150||7 h 33 m||Show|
Rangers pitcher Lance Lynn will attempt to continue moving upward as the AL’s leader in wins. Lynn holds twelve on the season after a dazzling performance post All-Star break against Houston. Today they’ll face a Diamondbacks team led by Alex Young a young ace coming off a stellar outing himself against the Rockies. While Lynn may continue to perform at a pinnacle level look for the Diamondbacks to pull off the steep underdog win.
|07-15-19||Rays v. Yankees UNDER 9||5-4||Push||0||7 h 46 m||Show|
For Monday we’ll take a look at the total between the Rays and Yankees. Both James Paxton and Blake Snell are well rested as they haven’t pitched since July 6th (Snell) and the 7th (Paxton). That series was also between the Rays and Yankees. Paxton will attempt to build off an 11 strikeout performance from July 7th. His highest strikeout amount of strikeouts in over two months. Familiarity and rest should lead to the components of the under hitting in today’s Bronx showdown.
|07-14-19||Tigers v. Royals UNDER 10||12-8||Loss||-104||10 h 52 m||Show|
Saturday marked the first time in seven games that the Detroit Tigers were involved in a game with less than nine runs combined. Sunday as the Tigers attempt to end a five-game losing streak they’ll do so with veteran Jordan Zimmerman. Zimmerman is winless on the year with a woeful 6.29 ERA. Temptation for another poor Zimmerman outing is there but lean on Homer Bailey to replicate his June 13th dazzling performance against the Tigers. Take the under here.
|07-14-19||Twins v. Indians -132||3-4||Win||100||9 h 48 m||Show|
The Twins have created an eight game lead over the Indians thanks to consecutive victories. They’ll aim for a sweep Sunday as they look to continue to win via the long-ball. Saturday they hit three home runs as they lead the MLB in that category. While momentum has shifted in this series expect the Indians to ride their young ace in Shane Bieber to victory.
|07-13-19||Dodgers v. Red Sox OVER 9||11-2||Win||100||13 h 3 m||Show|
Friday’s return to a full slate of diamond action saw the Dodgers and Red Sox fall short of on a popular total. The lopsided affair featured eight runs from the Red Sox and just one from the Dodgers. Expect the Dodgers to reverse fortune Saturday against Chris Sale. Combined with the Red Sox hot bats this will be a total that clears. In eight of Boston’s last eleven games the total has cleared double digit runs.
|07-12-19||Giants v. Brewers -167||10-7||Loss||-167||22 h 8 m||Show|
The Brewers and Chase Anderson find themselves as a steep price favorite for the second time in less than a month against the Giants. In the prior road matchup Anderson delivered as a -135 favorite to limit the Giants to five hits. Look for run support on Anderson’s side yet again as the Brewers come out of All-Star break with a cruising win.
|07-12-19||Mets +104 v. Marlins||4-8||Loss||-100||21 h 7 m||Show|
Two teams that have continued to go backwards are the Miami Marlins and New York Mets. The Mets pre-All Star break slide was well documented as they are just 17-31 on the road. Mustering an effective outing will be a tough task but look for the Mets to get the upper hand as the Marlins drop their seventh in eight games.
|07-06-19||Rockies +112 v. Diamondbacks||2-4||Loss||-100||8 h 1 m||Show|
The Colorado Rockies are sliding the wrong way before All-Star break. After another loss last night against the Diamondbacks, they’ve lost nine of their last thirteen games. Tonight in Arizona should be a solid bounce back spot with Jon Gray on the mound. Arizona has been a poor home team and Gray has been their reliable ace with three straight wins. Grab the Rockies here.
|07-05-19||A's -138 v. Mariners||5-2||Win||100||11 h 49 m||Show|
After being a .500 team the majority of the season the Oakland As have finally gained some separation. They’ve went 12-4 over the last two weeks and will hope to keep their success going tonight in Seattle. This will already be the fifth series matchup on the year between the Mariners and As. Look for Oakland to continue to have success against Mariners pitcher Yusei Kikuchi. Kikuchi gave up three home runs in a May 13th start, and lasted just three innings in a poor performance on May 25th against the As.
|07-05-19||Yankees v. Rays +106||8-4||Loss||-100||8 h 50 m||Show|
Friday, Masahiro Tanaka will aim to continue his hot-streak against the Tampa Bay Rays. Thus far in three starts on the season against the Rays Tanaka has allowed just one earned run through twenty-two innings. In fact his only two complete-games the past two years have come against Tampa Bay. Yet look for issues in Tanaka’s last outing against Boston to end his 2019 dominance against the Rays. Grab Tampa Bay as the slight home underdog.
|07-04-19||Indians -115 v. Royals||8-4||Win||100||17 h 54 m||Show|
Against the worst team in MLB last week the Indians were defeated in consecutive games by the Baltimore Orioles 13-0. Indians pitcher Zach Plesac will be looking to redeem himself from that ugly outing Thursday as the Indians attempt to sweep the Royals. In Homer Bailey’s last three home starts the Royals have come out victorious. That’ll change Thursday as the Indians ride the momentum for a series sweep and Plesac settles back in.
|07-02-19||Phillies -102 v. Braves||2-0||Win||100||6 h 30 m||Show|
The Atlanta Braves dominate June featured twenty wins to eight losses. Before All-Star break they’ll get a chance to push forward with two NL East matchups. Tuesday’s initial series will be against the Philadelphia Phillies as Dallas Keuchel makes his third start for the Braves. Look for Aaron Nola’s five-game winless stretch of June to come to an end as value against the Braves lurks Tuesday.
|06-30-19||Braves v. Mets UNDER 8.5||5-8||Loss||-110||2 h 58 m||Show|
The focus on Sunday night baseball likely will be figuring out if the Mets can snap their seven-game losing streak and if Atlanta stays hot. I’ll avoid that angle but instead focus on the total. I do not expect Noah Syndergaard and Max Fried to hold up against both teams hot bats. Yet the value of keeping this game under will lie with both bullpens. Grab the under on the subpar pens holding tonight.
|06-28-19||Braves v. Mets -131||6-2||Loss||-131||18 h 4 m||Show|
The Mets have continued to get in their own way with late-inning blunders to produce losses. A positive for the Mets is they now return home after a lengthy three-series eleven game road trip. Their opponent will be the red-hot Braves whom they faced to begin their last road trip. On June 18th against the Braves Mets starter Jacob Degrom pitched a near shutout in victory. Grab the Mets to begin their home stand with a win.
|06-26-19||Dodgers v. Diamondbacks UNDER 10||2-8||Push||0||14 h 55 m||Show|
A quick series between NL West rivals in the Arizona Diamondbacks and LA Dodgers concludes Wednesday. Monday, Zach Greinke and Clayton Kershaw had their issues early before the Dodgers bullpen caved. With the aces of both staffs having issues one would assume that would be a trend in the series. That’s a value angle on the under for Wednesday as the Diamondbacks Taylor Clarke has been woeful and the Dodgers utilize a first-time starter in Tony Gonsolin. Grab the under to hit on consecutive days between the Dodgers and Diamondbacks.
|06-25-19||Reds v. Angels UNDER 9||1-5||Win||100||20 h 21 m||Show|
Both the Reds and Angels head into Tuesday after having a day off on Monday. A high-total exists based on the Reds recent runs galore series against the Brewers, and Tuesday’s starters. The Reds Tyler Mahle is coming off his deepest outing of the season of seven innings. Prior he had pitched four straight games of five innings or less. Opposite Andrew Heaney of the Angels has struggled returning from the DL. Grab the value on the contrarian selection here of the under.
|06-25-19||Braves v. Cubs +105||3-2||Loss||-100||18 h 20 m||Show|
The Chicago Cubs took advantage of the Braves on Monday, but will be in for a hard test Tuesday. Making his first start as a Cub will be pitcher Albert Alzolay. Difficulty taming a lineup of the Braves that has won thirteen of seventeen games will be a hard challenge. This is the series where the bullpen woes catch up to them. Look for the Cubs bats to repeat Monday’s strong performance.
|06-24-19||Dodgers -133 v. Diamondbacks||5-8||Loss||-133||22 h 27 m||Show|
The Arizona Diamondbacks broke out of a long six-game losing streak with Sunday’s 3-2 win over the Giants. Now the Diamondbacks will hope to take advantage of their third straight home series as they face the LA Dodgers. As dominant as Zach Greinke has been at home the Dodgers have too many ways to outduel the Diamondbacks. Grab the Dodgers.
|06-23-19||White Sox v. Rangers -129||4-7||Win||100||11 h 47 m||Show|
Sunday the Rangers will attempt to conclude their home-series against the White Sox on a positive note. They'll aim to build off Saturday's come from behind win that featured fourteen hits. A reduced price is offered Sunday on the Rangers based on pitcher Adrian Sampson's past two woeful starts. He lasted just three innings in his last start and five the prior. Yet look for the Rangers strong home record of 27-15 and hot bats to aide them to victory.