MLB Picks

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    St. Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds MLB Betting Preview

    Michael Wacha (1-0, 1.42 ERA) and the St. Louis Cardinals (5-3) go up against Johnny Cueto (0-1, 0.64 ERA) and the Cincinnati Reds (5-4) in the first of a three-game division series at Busch Stadium. The game gets underway at 8:15 p.m. ET on Friday, Apr. 17 and will air on FSN-OH and FSN-MW. Wacha is 2-1 with a 2.15 ERA and 1.12 WHIP against the Reds in his .....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    MLB Predictions: Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers

    J.A. Happ (0-0, 2.84 ERA) and the Seattle Mariners (3-6) meet Yovani Gallardo (1-1, 5.59 ERA) and the Texas Rangers (4-6) in the first of a three-game division series at Safeco Field. The game gets underway at 10:10 p.m. ET on Friday, Apr. 17 and will air on FSN-SW and ROOT-NW. In his last start, Happ pitched 6.1 innings, allowing two runs and striking out o.....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    MLB Expert Picks: Houston Astros vs. Los Angeles Angels

    In the first of a three-game series between the Houston Astros (4-5) and the Los Angeles Angels (4-5) at Minute Maid Park, Roberto Hernandez (0-1, 1.93 ERA) and Jered Weaver (0-2, 8.71 ERA) get the start. The game starts at 8:10 p.m. ET on Friday, Apr. 17 and will air on FSN-W and ROOT-SW. Hernandez is 0-4 with a 2.28 ERA and 1.24 WHIP against the Angels in .....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    MLB Picks: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Colorado Rockies

    Clayton Kershaw (0-1, 5.84 ERA) and Kyle Kendrick (1-1, 6.00 ERA) take the hill in the first of a three-game series between the Los Angeles Dodgers (6-3) and the Colorado Rockies (7-2) at Dodger Stadium. Action begins at 10:10 p.m. ET on Friday, Apr. 17 and can be seen on ROOT-RM and SportsNet LA. Kershaw is 13-5 with a 3.17 ERA, 1.15 WHIP, and 178 strikeout.....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    The Bettor’s Box: An MLB Betting Podcast April 16

    In our quest to have the most comprehensive sports betting site in the industry, we have added a new show to our weekly rotation of great audio content. “The Bettor’s Box” is our new twice-a-week MLB betting podcast hosted by BangTheBook.com writer and personality Adam Burke. This show can be heard on Mondays and Thursdays and will cover some important.....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    Daily Fantasy Sports DraftKings and FanDuel MLB Lineup Tips April 16

    Daily fantasy sports websites are all the rage nowadays as a form legalized sports gambling. Some people make a living off of daily fantasy sites, while others just play on them for fun. During the baseball season, we will take a look every day to try and find value for our readers in these daily fantasy contests at DraftKings and FanDuel. It’s easy to fil.....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack April 16

    If you are a sports betting enthusiast like all of us at BangTheBook.com are, then you probably start thinking about the betting impact of the day’s top stories. Not every top story has a relevance to betting, but you probably try to connect the dots anyway. In a new feature each weekday, we will take a look at the top six sports stories of the day in an a.....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    MLB Expert Picks: Minnesota Twins vs. Kansas City Royals

    In the last of a three-game series between the Minnesota Twins (2-6) and the Kansas City Royals (2-6) at Target Field, Tommy Milone (1-0, 0.00 ERA) and Jason Vargas (1-0, 3.00 ERA) get the start. The Twins won the last game 3-1 and the series is currently tied 1-1. The game gets underway at 1:10 p.m. ET on Thursday, Apr. 16 and will air on FSN-KC. Milone is .....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    MLB Betting Odds: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers

    In the last of a three-game series between the St. Louis Cardinals (4-3) and the Milwaukee Brewers (4-3) at Busch Stadium, John Lackey (0-0, 6.00 ERA) and Mike Fiers (0-1, 9.00 ERA) get the ball. The Cardinals won the last game 4-2 and the series is currently tied 1-1. The game starts at 1:45 p.m. ET on Thursday, Apr. 16 and will air on FSN-WI, FSN-MW and ML.....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    Sports Betting Picks: Washington Nationals vs. Philadelphia Phillies

    Doug Fister (0-0, 0.00 ERA) and Cole Hamels (0-1, 3.75 ERA) start in the first of a four-game series between the Washington Nationals (3-6) and the Philadelphia Phillies (3-6) at Nationals Park. Action begins at 7:05 p.m. ET on Thursday, Apr. 16 and can be seen on CSN-PHI and MASN. Fister is 2-2 with a 2.12 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, and 20 strikeouts against the Phill.....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    MLB Wagering: Toronto Blue Jays vs. Tampa Bay Rays Free Pick

    In the last of a four-game series between the Toronto Blue Jays (5-4) and the Tampa Bay Rays (5-4) at the Rogers Centre, Aaron Sanchez (0-1, 8.10 ERA) and Chris Archer (1-1, 2.13 ERA) get the ball. The Blue Jays won the last game 12-7 and Tampa Bay leads the series 2-1. The game gets underway at 7:07 p.m. ET on Thursday, Apr. 16 and will air on SunSports and.....

  • APRIL 16TH, 2015

    New York Mets vs. Miami Marlins MLB Betting Preview

    In the first of a four-game series between the New York Mets (6-3) and the Miami Marlins (6-3) at Citi Field, Dillon Gee (0-1, 9.00 ERA) and Jarred Cosart (0-1, 1.50 ERA) get the start. The game gets underway at 7:10 p.m. ET on Thursday, Apr. 16 and will air on FSN-FL, SNY and MLB Network. Gee is 3-1 with a 2.84 ERA, 28 strikeouts and 15 walks against the Ma.....