All posts by Andrew Ryan

  • MAY 17TH, 2013

    Handicapping the MLB Odds: Umpire Report for May 17th, 2013

    Batter up! Umpires do a heck of a lot more than just call balls and strikes. Each one of those calls has an effect on how the end result of a game pans out. Join us today at Bang the Book, as we look at some of the most notable trends involving umpires thus far this season. Last week, we took a look at some of the best 'over' umpires in the game, and now, w.....

  • MAY 16TH, 2013

    MLB Betting – Best MLB Run-Line Teams (5/16/13)

    Little known fact: Over 29% of all MLB games are decided by a single run! All too often, when we see a team's moneyline record, it doesn't necessarily correspond with its record on the run-line, and the differences have the tendency of being quite drastic. Join us today, as we dissect how some of the best teams have done in baseball on the run-line thus far .....

  • MAY 15TH, 2013

    Best 5 Teams On the MLB Odds on the Road (5/15/13)

    As the temperatures start to get warmer across parts of the country, home team play generally starts to get better across baseball. Today, we're going to be taking another look at some of the best visiting teams in the game and which ones have beaten the MLB betting lines with the most efficiency this year. (Road record and amount of profit based upon a $10.....

  • MAY 13TH, 2013

    NHL Betting: Goalie Report for the Playoffs 5/13

    You're only going to go as far as your goalie takes you in the playoffs. Today, we're looking at the second week of NHL betting action in the postseason and analyzing which goalies have been the best and which have been the worst in the second season to help you handicap the NHL playoff odds for the second halves of all of these great series. Goalies To Back.....

  • MAY 13TH, 2013

    MLB Betting Power Poll: Top Money Teams in Baseball (5/13/13)

    Our MLB power poll is back, as we analyze all of the best and worst money teams in the bigs that MLB betting action has to offer through 5/13/13. 1: New York Yankees (23-13, +$998) (LW: 9): Don't look now, but the Evil Empire not only has the best money mark in the game, but it also has the second best record in baseball. New York has won five in a row, all .....

  • MAY 10TH, 2013

    Handicapping the MLB Odds: Umpire Report for May 10th, 2013

    Batter up! Umpires do a heck of a lot more than just call balls and strikes. Each one of those calls has an effect on how the end result of a game pans out. Join us today at Bang the Book, as we look at some of the most notable trends involving umpires thus far this season. We always pay really close attention to close games with umpires, especially in rega.....

  • MAY 9TH, 2013

    MLB Betting – Worst MLB Run-Line Teams (5/9/13)

    Little known fact: Over 29% of all MLB games are decided by a single run! All too often, when we see a team's moneyline record, it doesn't necessarily correspond with its record on the run-line, and the differences have the tendency of being quite drastic. Join us today, as we dissect how some of the worst teams have done in baseball on the run-line thus far.....

  • MAY 8TH, 2013

    Best 5 Teams On the MLB Odds at Home (5/8/13)

    As the temperatures start to get warmer across parts of the country, home team play generally starts to get better across baseball. Today, we're going to be taking another look at some of the best home teams in the game and which ones have beaten the MLB betting lines with the most efficiency this year. (Home record and amount of profit based upon a $100 be.....

  • MAY 7TH, 2013

    MLB Betting Power Poll: Top Money Teams in Baseball (5/6/13)

    Our MLB power poll is back, as we analyze all of the best and worst money teams in the bigs that MLB betting action has to offer through 5/6/13. 1: St. Louis Cardinals (20-11, +$791) (LW: 11): The Cards had an awesome week, winning six straight games and scoring progressively more runs than they kept scoring in the previous game. St. Louis started by scorin.....

  • MAY 7TH, 2013

    Worst Money Pitchers in Baseball (Updated 5/7/13)

    Most starting pitchers that have stayed in their rotations all season long now have six or so starts under their belts, so now is the time that we can really start to quantify how they're all doing. This is an article you're definitely going to want to read, as it will go over all of the worst money pitchers on the MLB odds this season. There are only five .....