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  • JULY 29TH, 2010

    Thursday MLB Betting Preview – Tigers at Rays

    Detroit will look avoid its first 10-game losing streak away from home since it ended the 2005 campaign in that fashion.  The club has dropped 12 of its last 15 games overall.  One good thing going for the Tigers is the fact that the Rays have never swept them in a four-game series at Tropicana Field.  Detroit is currently in a stretch of playing 11-strai.....

  • JULY 24TH, 2010

    Saturday MLB on FOX Betting Preview – Rockies at Phillies

    Colorado gets a bit of a break with today’s opposing starter, after facing All-Star hurlers in its last two games.  The Rockies fell to 2-6 on their 11-game road trip, which still has three contests remaining against the Phillies.  “We take it one day at a time,” said manager Jim Tracy.  “There is still some opportunity for us to salvage some of t.....

  • JULY 24TH, 2010

    Saturday MLB Betting Preview – Cardinals at Cubs

    St. Louis hasn’t scored in 20 consecutive innings and suffered being shut out in back-to-back games for the first time in 2,364 games under manager Tony LaRussa.  Expect a focused approach at the plate by the offense this afternoon, which may add to the club’s Major League-leading 38-9 record when scoring first in a game. The Cardinals can expect to bou.....

  • JULY 24TH, 2010

    Saturday MLB Betting Preview – Royals at Yankees

    Kansas City fell four runs behind the New York Yankees in the first inning and never had a chance in coming back in a 7-1 defeat at Yankee Stadium.  The Royals squandered 14 hits by leaving 14 runners on base Thursday, managed to collect just five hits last night in the second game of the series.  The club has now recorded a 2-6 record since the All-Star b.....

  • JULY 23RD, 2010

    Friday MLB Betting Preview – Mets at Dodgers

    New York suffered a 2-0 shutout loss to open a crucial four-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium last night.  The team has now lost four straight games and has fallen 7 1/2 games back of the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves.  “We weren’t expecting to go 8-3 and blow away the competition on this road trip,” outfielder Jeff Franc.....

  • JULY 22ND, 2010

    Thursday MLB Betting Preview – Angels at Rangers

    The Los Angeles Angels are the three-time reigning AL West champion and have a chance of trimming the Texas Rangers lead in the division with a four-game series in Arlington.  The Angels have compiled a 19-12 record against division opponents this season (+540) and the total is 16-13 O/U in those games.  Manager Mike Scioscia knows the importance of this s.....

  • JULY 22ND, 2010

    Thursday MLB Betting Preview – Rockies at Marlins

    Colorado is set to play the final game of a four-game series against the Florida Marlins at Sun Life Stadium, scoring a combined 20 runs in the first three games.  The Rockies have still dropped five of their last seven games and won’t find it easy to get their offense going against a leading contender for the NL Cy Young Award.  The offense does rank se.....

  • JULY 21ST, 2010

    Wednesday MLB Betting Preview – Angels at Yankees

    Los Angeles is now 4-1 since the All-Star break after picking up a 10-2 blowout victory over the Bronx Bombers at Yankee Stadium.  The team is still just 7-9 this month (-280) after losing just nine games in June (18-9).  Tuesday night’s win also pushed the Angels ahead in the season series, but the team has still dropped 10 of its last 13 games in New Y.....

  • JULY 21ST, 2010

    Wednesday MLB Betting Preview – Astros at Cubs

    The Houston Astros are finishing off a six-game road trip this afternoon and hoping to pick up a series win in the process.  On Tuesday night, the Astros squandered an early six-run lead and watched the Cubs ultimately come down with a 14-7 blowout victory.  “No lead is safe, especially when the win is blowing out a bit,” manager Brad Mills said.  The.....

  • JULY 18TH, 2010

    Sunday MLB Betting Preview – Dodgers at Cardinals

    Los Angeles finished the first half of the season winning nine of its last 13 games, but finds itself in a position of possibly getting swept this afternoon.  The Dodgers have been outscored 17-5 in the first three games of this series in St. Louis.  This remains a common them for Los Angeles, with the club winning just three times in 17 tries at the new B.....

  • JULY 18TH, 2010

    Sunday MLB Betting Preview – Rangers at Red Sox

    Texas missed out on having an opportunity to possibly sweep the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park, dropping a 3-2 decision in 11 innings last night.  “That was a well-played game,” third baseman Michael Young said.  The club is 5-9 in July (-1,360) and has lost 10 of the last 16 games beginning on June 29.  The Rangers total is also 5-9 O/U this month, wi.....

  • JULY 17TH, 2010

    Saturday MLB on FOX Betting Preview – Rays at Yankees

    Tampa Bay reached the All-Star break with a 54-34 record, which was the club’s best mark at the break in club history, but let one slip away to start the second half.  “We had plenty of chances to score more runs and that’s what it really comes down to,” manager Joe Maddon said in the team’s 5-4 walk-off loss.  The Rays have 73 games on the secon.....