Monthly Archives: June 2011

  • JUNE 5TH, 2011

    MLB Pick: Braves vs. Mets

    Atlanta Braves (32-27) vs. New York Mets (27-31) MLB Betting LinesMoneyline: Braves (-128) Mets (+118)Over/Under: 7 Starting Pitchers: Braves (Hudson) vs. Mets (Dickey) The Atlanta Braves took the first game of this three-game set with a big offensive output in the eighth and ninth innings, but it was the Mets turn to blow open a ti.....

  • JUNE 5TH, 2011

    TBS Sunday Baseball Betting: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals Pick 6/5/11

    Things are consistently going from bad to worse for the Chicago Cubs. They are now 10 games below .500 and have lost five straight games, and they'll hope to right the ship in MLB betting warfare on Sunday against the St. Louis Cardinals. About the only good news for the Cubbies' faithful in this one is that Carlos Zambrano is going to be on the mound on Su.....

  • JUNE 4TH, 2011

    Men’s French Open Final Picks: Rafael Nadal vs. Roger Federer Predictions

    It seems as though virtually every Grand Slam event comes down to this for tennis betting fans. The two clear cut dominating male tennis players meet for the fourth time in a French Open Final in their career, as Roger Federer will look to upset Rafael Nadal on Sunday afternoon at Roland Garros. Just think about this stat for a second. Coming into this matc.....

  • JUNE 4TH, 2011

    NBA Finals Picks: Miami Heat vs. Dallas Mavericks Game 3 Live

    After having all of the momentum in the NBA Finals through the first game and 40 minutes of Game 2, the Miami Heat are now officially on the ropes, as they blew a 15 point lead in the last seven minutes three nights ago to level the championship series at a game apiece. The Dallas Mavericks can take one step closer to redemption by winning Game 3 of NBA Fina.....

  • JUNE 4TH, 2011

    MLB Betting: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals Pick 6/4/11

    There might not be two teams that hate each other in baseball more than the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals. These two duke it out in MLB betting action in front of a nationally televised audience on Fox on Saturday afternoon at Busch Stadium with the first pitch coming at 4:10 ET. There's really nothing but bad news coming here for the Cubbies. T.....

  • JUNE 4TH, 2011

    Baseball Picks: Colorado Rockies vs. San Francisco Giants Pick 6/4/11

    NL West rivals collide by the Bay on Saturday afternoon for Fox Saturday Baseball, and MLB betting fans certainly won't want to miss out on the clash between the San Francisco Giants and the visiting Colorado Rockies. The Rockies have just never recovered from this May swoon that took them from having one of the best records in baseball all the way down to .....

  • JUNE 4TH, 2011

    MLB Predictions: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Cincinnati Reds Pick 6/4/11

    A pair of aces square off on Fox Saturday Baseball betting festivities this weekend, as the Cincinnati Reds play host to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Manager Don Mattingly hasn't had a heck of a lot going for him in his brief time as the man in charge of the boys in blue. In fact, the Dodgers are almost nine units below the Mason-Dixon Line this year in terms o.....

  • JUNE 3RD, 2011

    Stanley Cup Finals Picks: Boston Bruins @ Vancouver Canucks Game 2 Predictions

    The ice is on fire in the Great White North, as the Vancouver Canucks are still buzzing after their 1-0 win in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals. However, their job isn't nearly done yet, as there are still three more NHL betting battles to win. The Boston Bruins can take home ice advantage back on Saturday night in Game 2 at Rogers Arena in a duel that is ge.....

  • JUNE 3RD, 2011

    French Open Women’s Final: Na Li vs. Francesca Schiavone Live Picks

    Last year, Francesca Schiavone became the first Italian woman to ever beat the French Open betting lines. Now, she has a chance to defend her crown in Saturday's final. However, she is going to be running up against a piece of history as well, as Na Li is the first Chinese woman to ever be in the French Open Final as well. Li really had a tremendous match a.....

  • JUNE 3RD, 2011

    MLB Pick: Cubs vs. Cardinals

    Chicago Cubs (23-31) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (33-25) MLB Betting LinesMoneyline: Cardinals (-169) Cubs (+159)Runline: Cubs +1.5 (-140) Cardinals -1.5 (+120)Over/Under: 7.5Starting Pitchers: Cubs (Dempster) vs. Cardinals (Garcia)The Chicago Cubs are coming off a six-game homestand where they played the Pirates and the Astros. Tha.....

  • JUNE 3RD, 2011

    Baseball Predictions: Minnesota Twins vs. Kansas City Royals Pick 6/3/11

    For the second straight night, the Minnesota Twins and the Kansas City Royals are going to square off in an MLB betting affair that will be broadcasted live on the MLB Network. Here at Bang the Book, we make our free MLB picks for this duel. The Twins didn't have any problems producing offense on Thursday night, knocking around Sean O'Sullivan and the KC st.....

  • JUNE 2ND, 2011

    Men’s French Open Betting: Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic Predictions

    Novak Djokovic still hasn't been served a loss this year, and he already has one Grand Slam title to his credit this year at the Australian Open. Now, he is up against a very stiff challenge against Roger Federer, and he hopes to post yet another huge win against one of his toughest competitors on the ATP Tour in the French Open betting festivities in the me.....