MLB Picks

  • JUNE 13TH, 2011

    Free Baseball Picks: Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees Pick 6/13/11

    The New York Yankees have absolutely dominated the Cleveland Indians over the course of the first three games of this four game series. They can finish off the sweep at home in the Bronx on ESPN's Monday Night Baseball betting action tonight. Cleveland picked a bad time to go on a swoon. They've dropped four straight games overall and are just 1-11 in their.....

  • JUNE 12TH, 2011

    MLB Betting: Cincinnati Reds vs. San Francisco Giants Pick 6/12/11

    It's another edition of ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball, and here at Bang the Book, we have our baseball picks ready to go for the clash this week between the Cincinnati Reds and the San Francisco Giants. Fortunately for the Reds, they had themselves a great series this weekend, which included getting three great starting pitching performances and one incredib.....

  • JUNE 12TH, 2011

    MLB Picks: Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees Pick 6/12/11

    TBS Sunday Baseball betting action pits two of the best teams in the American League against each other, as the New York Yankees slug it out with the Cleveland Indians. There definitely could be some retribution in order here for the Tribe, as New York took a licking in terms of hit batters on Saturday. The bullpen was worked hard yesterday thanks to the fa.....

  • JUNE 11TH, 2011

    Baseball Picks: Texas Rangers vs. Minnesota Twins Pick 6/11/11

    Two of the great small market teams in MLB betting action meet at Target Field on Saturday, as the Texas Rangers face the Minnesota Twins. The Rangers really seem to be the only team in the AL West that is playing all that well at this point, and the end result that is that they are starting to pull away just a bit from the rest of the field. The MLB odds s.....

  • JUNE 11TH, 2011

    MLB Betting: Cincinnati Reds vs. San Francisco Giants Pick 6/11/11

    Manager Dusty Baker faces one of his former teams on Saturday afternoon in MLB betting action, as his Cincinnati Reds travel to take on the San Francisco Giants. The Reds are floundering right now, and they badly need to win some games on this road trip to keep their heads above the .500 mark. They're just one game over right now, and they're four under out.....

  • JUNE 11TH, 2011

    Fox Saturday Baseball Schedule: Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Phillies Pick 6/11/11

    We continue with another great Fox Saturday Baseball betting affair this weekend, as the Chicago Cubs continue a four game set with the Philadelphia Phillies. The Cubs' offense has done their part the past few days. The only question has been whether the defense and the pitching has been able to make those runs stand up against one of the best pitching staf.....

  • JUNE 10TH, 2011

    MLB Pick: Red Sox vs. Blue Jays

    Boston Red Sox (35-26) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (32-31) MLB Betting LinesMoneyline: Red Sox (-140) Blue Jays (+130)Over/Under: 9.5Starting Pitchers: Red Sox (Buchholz) vs. Yankees (Reyes)The Red Sox played great at Yankee Stadium this week, and they’ll look to continue their momentum as they travel north of the border for a weekend s.....

  • JUNE 10TH, 2011

    Live Baseball Picks: Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Phillies Pick 6/10/11

    Friday night MLB betting action pits two teams heading in opposite directions against one another, as the Philadelphia Phillies play host to the Chicago Cubs. In fairness to Chicago, it really did do a nice job on Thursday night taking the first game of this four game set, winning 4-3 in extra innings. Any second win over the course of these next three days.....

  • JUNE 9TH, 2011

    MLB American League ‘Futures’ Update

    A third of the 2011 MLB regular season is in the books and we now have a good idea of which teams are legitimate contenders for this season’s American League Pennant. This is not to say that a team like Minnesota, which is currently 17-35 and after starting the season as one of the favorites, cannot turn things around, but right now the odds are stacked ag.....

  • JUNE 9TH, 2011

    MLB National League ‘Futures’ Update

    As the calendar turns the page to June, the first two months of the 2011 MLB regular season have helped us separate the contenders from the pretenders in the National League. There really have not been too many surprises so far with the exception of Arizona, which currently leads San Francisco by half a game in the NL West.All three division races remain.....

  • JUNE 9TH, 2011

    MLB Umpire Update – June 9th

    The home plate umpire in a MLB game remains an important factor when it comes to handicapping a particular matchup so taking the time to understand the size of their strike zone can help provide an edge especially when it comes to mining value out of the ‘total’ line. There is no exact standard for the ‘strike zone’ in baseball so the main thing the .....

  • JUNE 9TH, 2011

    Baseball Betting Preview: Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees Pick 6/9/11

    Things are definitely not going well right now for the New York Yankees. They have already lost first place in the AL East after losing the first two games of their series at home against the Boston Red Sox, and they'll hope to avoid getting swept in their own backyard in MLB betting action on Thursday night. The Red Sox are basically playing with house mon.....