MLB Picks

  • AUGUST 5TH, 2013

    MLB Pick: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals

    Matchup: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals Monday, August 5, 7:05 p.m. (ET) Television: ESPN MLB Betting Odds: VietBet #1 Asian Sportsbook Money Line: Los Angeles (+139)   St. Louis (-144) Total Line: 7                      Game Overview The Dodgers bring a four-game winning streak into this series after rolling over the Cub.....

  • AUGUST 5TH, 2013

    MLB Betting Power Poll: Top Money Teams in Baseball (8/5/13)

    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 8/5/13. 1: Pittsburgh Pirates (67-44, +$2,680) (LW: 1): The argument could be made that this was the most important week of baseball that the Pirates have had in quite some time. They took four out of five from the Cardin.....

  • AUGUST 4TH, 2013

    Braves vs. Phillies Picks 8/4/13

    Matchup:Atlanta Braves vs. Philadelphia Phillies Date/Time: August 4th, 8:05 PM ET Television: ESPN MLB Betting Odds from BetOnline Sportsbook Probable Starters: Wood (Atlanta) vs. Lee (Philadelphia) Moneyline: Phillies -130 Total: 7.5 The Atlanta Braves have continued to open up their lead in the NL East, as they are now 11.5-games up with just 51 ga.....

  • AUGUST 3RD, 2013

    Dodgers vs. Cubs Picks 8/3/13

    Matchup:Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Chicago Cubs Date/Time: August 3rd, 4:05 PM ET Television: FOX MLB Betting Odds from BetOnline Sportsbook Probable Starters: Capuano (Los Angeles) vs. Samardzija (Chicago) Moneyline: Dodgers -110 Total: Off The Los Angeles Dodgers are rolling, as they are now 10 games above .500 and four up in the NL West with a lead th.....

  • AUGUST 2ND, 2013

    Handicapping the MLB Odds: Umpire Report for August 2nd, 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. You would generally think that more runs equals more 'over' games. However, that isn.....

  • AUGUST 2ND, 2013

    MLB Trends for Series Starting 8/2

    Before the season, many believed the AL East and the NL East would be the two most competitive divisions in baseball. The AL East is as competitive as ever, but the NL East has turned into an Atlanta Braves landslide. The Dodgers have jumped out to a 2.5 game lead in the NL West. Cleveland keeps hanging around in the AL Central. The Pirates are stunning the .....

  • AUGUST 1ST, 2013

    MLB Betting – Worst MLB Run-Line Teams (8/1/13)

    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.....

  • AUGUST 1ST, 2013

    Best 5 Teams On the MLB Odds At Home (7/31/13)

    The trade deadline has come and gone, and there are a number of teams that are really going to be under the gun in the last two months of the season. Join us today at Bang the Book, as we look at some of the best teams that have been protecting their home turf this season. (Home record and amount of profit based upon a $100 bet listed in parentheses) Pitts.....

  • AUGUST 1ST, 2013

    MLB Pick: San Francisco Giants vs. Philadelphia Phillies

    Matchup: San Francisco Giants vs. Philadelphia Phillies Thursday, Aug. 1, 7:05 p.m. (ET) Television: MLB Extra Innings MLB Betting Odds: VietBet Money Line: San Francisco (+111)   Philadelphia (-121) Total Line: 7.5                   Game Overview The Giants rolled to a 9-2 victory on Wednesday night as 107 road underdogs to tie this seri.....

  • JULY 31ST, 2013

    MLB Pick: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates

    Matchup: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday, July 10, 7:15 p.m. (ET) Television: ESPN MLB Betting Odds: VietBet Money Line: St. Louis (-115)    Pittsburgh (+105) Total Line: 7                      Game Overview The Cardinals came into this extended five-game series with a game and a half lead over Pittsburgh in the N.....