Monthly Archives: June 2011

  • JUNE 27TH, 2011

    MLB ‘Totals’ Update – June 28

    The 2011 MLB All-Star game is just two weeks away as the regular season approaches the halfway point. All 30 teams have played at least 75 games so now is a good time to take a look at which ones have been the best play against the ‘over/under’ line. The odds makers have had enough time to sharpen their pencils and tighten up their totals lines, but ther.....

  • JUNE 27TH, 2011

    MLB Pick & Preview – Cincinnati Reds at Tampa Bay Rays

    Lines Provided by VietBet:Cincinnati Reds  -105Tampa Bay Rays -115Total - 7ov -125The Cincinnati Reds and the Tampa Bay Rays kick-off a three-game series at Tropicana Field tonight with Game 1 of this interleague matchup. The first pitch is set for 7:10 p.m. (ET) and the game will be broadcast nationally on ESPN2.Cincinnati has just thre.....

  • JUNE 26TH, 2011

    Yanks Hope to Hang on to First

    The New York Yankees took back first place in the AL East Saturday with a win over the Colorado Rockies. Sunday the Yanks will try to hang on to their division lead when they and the Rocks get together for the rubber match of their three-game interleague series in the Bronx (2:05 pm Eastern, TBS).New York cruised to an 8-3 victory Saturday behind eight .....

  • JUNE 26TH, 2011

    Giants go for sweep of Tribe Sunday night

    The San Francisco Giants have won the first two games of their interleague series with the Cleveland Indians each by one run. So they'll be going for the hard-earned sweep when the teams finish up their three-game set Sunday night at AT&T Park (8:05 pm Eastern, ESPN).The Giants won this series opener Friday night 4-3, then got a run on a balk in the .....

  • JUNE 25TH, 2011

    Sunday Baseball Lines – Slam the Twins, White Sox and Over in the Bronx

    The baseball lines week closes out at Diamond Sportsbook on Sunday with a loaded slate of Interleague opportunities. There’s a couple of solid spots on the wagering menu on this day of rest, and here’s a look at some of them with today’s 3-pack of winners!Colorado Rockies (Juan Nicasio) vs. New York Yankees (Ivan Nova)Yankee Stadium 2:05 ET .....

  • JUNE 25TH, 2011

    2011 – 2012 Big 12 Conference Video Preview

    In this wacky year, the Big Ten conference will have 12 teams and the Big 12 will have only ten after the departure of Colorado and Nebraska. The Big 12 landscape will change significantly without those two. Here is an early look at the college football betting odds for who in the Big 12 has the best chance to win the 2012 national championship.The O.....

  • JUNE 25TH, 2011

    Angels try to keep Dodgers down

    The Los Angeles Angels took game one of the latest edition of the Battle of LA Friday night at Dodger Stadium. So the Halos will be looking to continue their recent success against their SoCal interleague counterparts when the teams meet for the middle game of this series Saturday afternoon at Chavez Ravine (4:10 pm Eastern, Fox).The Angels recovered aft.....

  • JUNE 25TH, 2011

    Giants shoot for four in a row Saturday

    The World Champion San Francisco Giants got a couple of gifts on their way toward winning the first game of an interleague series with the Cleveland Indians Friday night. So San Fran will be looking to extend its winning streak to four when the teams meet again Saturday afternoon at AT&T Park (4:10 pm Eastern, Fox).The Giants won the opener of this s.....

  • JUNE 25TH, 2011

    2011 – 2012 Atlantic Coast Conference Video Preview

    After leading the nation the previous four years with the most players selected in the first-round of the NFL Draft (30), the ACC lost a momentary grip on the position when only three players were chosen on Day One of the draft this season. Included was Florida State’s Christian Ponder, who became the first ACC quarterback to go in the opening round s.....

  • JUNE 24TH, 2011

    2011 – 2012 Big Ten Conference Video Preview

    The Big Ten will be looking to bounce back from an abysmal bowl season, picking up just three victories courtesy of The Ohio State Buckeyes, Iowa Hawkeyes and Illinois Fighting Illini. The league also suffered two devastating defeats courtesy of the SEC in bowl games, Michigan lost 52-14 to Mississippi State and Michigan State was blown out 49-7 to Alab.....

  • JUNE 24TH, 2011

    Sprint Cuppers visit Wine Country

    After a couple of weeks of superspeedway racing NASCAR's Sprint Cup circuit hits the road, literally, this Sunday for the running of the Toyota/Save Mart 350 on the two-mile road course at Infineon Raceway out in California's wine country (3 pm Eastern, TNT).Last Sunday Denny Hamlin outdueled Matt Kenseth in a late-race sprint to win the Heluva Good! Sou.....

  • JUNE 24TH, 2011

    2011 – 2012 Big East Conference Video Preview

    As referenced in last year’s pre-season preview, this always-powerful basketball conference has come a long way toward establishing a football pedigree since it rejected Penn State’s application for admittance in 1985.Under its current alignment, which has been in place for six seasons, the BIG EAST is a combined 186-79 SU in non-conference games (.7.....