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  • JUNE 7TH, 2013

    Handicapping the MLB Odds: Umpire Report for June 7th, 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. Interestingly enough, there are only seven umpires all season long which have profit.....

  • JUNE 7TH, 2013

    MLB Pick: Cardinals vs. Reds 6/7/13

    Matchup: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds Date/Time: June 7th, 7:10 PM ET Television: MLB Network MLB Betting Odds from BetOnline Sportsbook Probable Starters: Wainwright (St. Louis) vs. Leake (Cincinnati) Moneyline: Cardinals -110 Total: 8 Arch rivals from the NL Central are going to meet on the MLB betting lines on Friday night for the first game of.....

  • JUNE 7TH, 2013

    BangTheBook Weekend Video Report June 7th-9th

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  • JUNE 7TH, 2013

    MLB BettingTrends for Series Starting 6/6-6/7

    The Atlanta Braves and the Oakland Athletics have been the hottest teams in baseball over the past few weeks. Atlanta has gone through some streaks and slumps early in the year, but the Braves are really starting to run away with the NL East right now. Oakland is slowly reeling in the Texas Rangers in the AL West. Could they shock everyone and win the west o.....

  • JUNE 6TH, 2013

    MLB Betting – Worst MLB Run-Line Teams (6/6/13)

    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.....

  • JUNE 6TH, 2013

    MLB Pick: Oakland Athletics vs. Chicago White Sox

    Matchup: Oakland Athletics vs. Chicago White Sox Date/Time: June 6, 8:10 p.m. EST Starting Pitchers: Athletics (Straily) White Sox (Quintana) MLB Gambling Odds from JustBet Moneyline: Athletics (-129) White Sox (+119) Total: 8   The Chicago White Sox finally broke an eight-game losing streak with a wild win in Seattle on Wednesday afternoon. Oakland come.....

  • JUNE 5TH, 2013

    Best 5 Teams On the MLB Odds at Home (6/5/13)

    The 2013 MLB betting season is now nearly 60 games old for the mass majority of teams in the bigs, and we're going to be looking at the ones that have really excelled at home over the course of the start of the season today at Bang the Book. (Home record and amount of profit based upon a $100 bet listed in parentheses) Atlanta Braves (20-7, +$959) - The Br.....

  • JUNE 5TH, 2013

    MLB Pick: San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

    Matchup: San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Date/Time: June 5, 10:10 p.m. EST Television: FSSD, PRIME Starting Pitchers: Padres (Marquis) Dodgers (Kershaw) MLB Gambling Odds from BetDSI Moneyline: Dodgers (-205) Padres (+180) Total: 6.5   The Los Angeles Dodgers have been in a state of flux all season long. The one constant in the Los Angeles Dodg.....

  • JUNE 5TH, 2013

    MLB Pick: Texas Rangers vs. Boston Red Sox

    Matchup: Texas Rangers vs. Boston Red Sox Date/Time: Wednesday, June 5, 7:10 p.m. (ET) Television: ESPN2 MLB Betting Odds: VietBet Money Line: Texas (+110)   Boston (-119) Total Line: 9                      Game Overview Texas may have the lowest team ERA in the American League at 3.58 but it took a beating on Tuesday night in Game 1 o.....

  • JUNE 4TH, 2013

    Worst Money Pitchers in Baseball (Updated 6/4/13)

    We're officially past the quarter pole of the season, and the All-Star Break will be here before you know it! This is an article you're definitely going to want to read, as it will go over all of the worst money pitchers on the MLB odds this season. MLB betting has been really tough this year on some of the arms that are used to being some of the most domin.....