MLB Picks

  • JULY 2ND, 2013

    MLB Pick: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Colorado Rockies

    Matchup: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Colorado Rockies Tuesday, July 2, 8:40 p.m. (ET) Television: MLB Extra Innings MLB Betting Odds: VietBet Money Line: Los Angeles (-145)   Colorado (+135) Total Line: 8.5                   Game Overview Los Angeles has been able to overcome an unexpected slow start to climb within four games of Arizona in t.....

  • JULY 2ND, 2013

    MLB Trends for Series Starting 7/1 and 7/2

    We’re halfway through the Major League Baseball season. There are surprises all over the place, and some of the teams who have been big disappointments are making a run in recent weeks. The Blue Jays are back to .500 and the Dodgers are only 5.5 games out of first place thanks to a bunched up NL West. The Angels have won six straight games as well. The All.....

  • JULY 1ST, 2013

    MLB Pick: San Francisco Giants vs. Cincinnati Reds

    Matchup: San Francisco Giants vs. Cincinnati Reds Monday, July 1, 7:10 p.m. (ET) Television: ESPN MLB Betting Odds: VietBet Money Line: San Francisco (+158)   Cincinnati (-168) Total Line: 9                      Game Overview The Giants ended the month of June with a 5-2 victory over Colorado as 127 favorites on the road. It was just t.....

  • JULY 1ST, 2013

    MLB Betting Power Poll: Top Money Teams in Baseball (7/1/13)

    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 7/1/13. 1: Pittsburgh Pirates (51-30, +$2,730) (LW: 1): If you didn't believe that the Pirates were for real before, did this nine-game winning streak prove it to you? Many are convinced that this team is going to drop by.....

  • JUNE 30TH, 2013

    Yankees vs. Orioles Picks 6/30/13

    Matchup:New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles Date/Time: June 30th, 8:05 PM ET Television: ESPN MLB Betting Odds from BetOnline Sportsbook Probable Starters: Kuroda (New York) vs. Tillman (Baltimore) Moneyline: Orioles -121 Total: 8.5 The Baltimore Orioles are looking for a huge sweep on Sunday Night Baseball betting action this weekend, as they'll w.....

  • JUNE 29TH, 2013

    Handicapping the MLB Odds: Umpire Report for June 29th, 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. Today, we're going to take a look at some of the underappreciated umpires who might .....

  • JUNE 29TH, 2013

    Tigers vs. Rays Picks 6/29/13

    Matchup:Detroit Tigers vs. Tampa Bay Rays Date/Time: June 29th, 7:15 PM ET Television: FOX MLB Betting Odds from BetOnline Sportsbook Probable Starters: Verlander (Detroit) vs. Archer (Tampa Bay) Moneyline: Tigers -142 Total: 8 The Detroit Tigers are looking to continue to extend their lead in the AL Central on Saturday night when they head to Tropica.....

  • JUNE 29TH, 2013

    Brewers vs. Pirates Picks 6/29/13

    Matchup:Milwaukee Brewers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates Date/Time: June 29th, 7:15 PM ET Television: FOX MLB Betting Odds from BetOnline Sportsbook Probable Starters: Hand (Milwaukee) vs. Liriano (Pittsburgh) Moneyline: Pirates -170 Total: 7.5 The Pittsburgh Pirates are the hottest team in baseball, as they have won seven games in a row and are streaking tow.....

  • JUNE 28TH, 2013

    MLB Pick: San Francisco Giants vs. Colorado Rockies

    Matchup: San Francisco Giants vs. Colorado Rockies Date/Time: Friday, June 28, 8:40 p.m. (ET) Television: ESPN2 MLB Betting Odds: VietBet Money Line: San Francisco (+136)   Colorado (-146) Total Line: 10                    Game Overview The Giants bring a four-game losing streak into Game 1 of this NL West showdown and they are just 1-6 .....

  • JUNE 28TH, 2013

    MLB Trends for Series Starting 6/27 and 6/28

    How much sense does this make? The Angels can’t seem to beat anyone except the Detroit Tigers. The Angels finished off their second three-game sweep of the Tigers (who happen to be the oddsmakers favorite to win the World Series) early Thursday afternoon. This weekend’s schedule has a lot of interesting matchups. Detroit will try to bounce back against t.....