Tag Archives: mlb picks

  • JUNE 9TH, 2011

    MLB American League ‘Futures’ Update

    A third of the 2011 MLB regular season is in the books and we now have a good idea of which teams are legitimate contenders for this season’s American League Pennant. This is not to say that a team like Minnesota, which is currently 17-35 and after starting the season as one of the favorites, cannot turn things around, but right now the odds are stacked ag.....

  • JUNE 9TH, 2011

    MLB National League ‘Futures’ Update

    As the calendar turns the page to June, the first two months of the 2011 MLB regular season have helped us separate the contenders from the pretenders in the National League. There really have not been too many surprises so far with the exception of Arizona, which currently leads San Francisco by half a game in the NL West. All three division races remain.....

  • JUNE 9TH, 2011

    Baseball Betting Preview: Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees Pick 6/9/11

    Things are definitely not going well right now for the New York Yankees. They have already lost first place in the AL East after losing the first two games of their series at home against the Boston Red Sox, and they'll hope to avoid getting swept in their own backyard in MLB betting action on Thursday night. The Red Sox are basically playing with house mon.....

  • JUNE 9TH, 2011

    Free MLB Picks: Chicago Cubs vs. Philadelphia Phillies Pick 6/9/11

    Two of the biggest market teams in MLB betting action collide for the start of a four game weekend series in the City of Brotherly Love on Thursday night, as the Chicago Cubs take on the Philadelphia Phillies. The Cubs know if they are going to get a game in this series, this is the one to get. They are really not playing well right now, as they are the wor.....

  • JUNE 8TH, 2011

    MLB Pick: Red Sox vs. Yankees

    Boston Red Sox (34-26) vs. New York Yankees (33-25) MLB Betting Lines Moneyline: Yankees (-120) Red Sox (+110) Over/Under: 10 Starting Pitchers: Red Sox (Wakefield) vs. Yankees (Burnett) It’s all tied up atop the American League East after the Red Sox beat the Yankees in the series opener last night. Don’t be surprised if these two .....

  • JUNE 8TH, 2011

    Baseball Picks: Minnesota Twins vs. Cleveland Indians Pick 6/8/11

    It's getaway day on the diamond on Wednesday, and a pair of AL Central teams square off in MLB betting action at Progressive Field at 12:05 ET, as the Minnesota Twins take on the Cleveland Indians. More losses for the Twins... In fairness, this is a team that has only played 21 home games in total and already has 23 losses on the road. Minnesota is playing .....

  • JUNE 7TH, 2011

    MLB Pick: Red Sox vs. Yankees

    Boston Red Sox (33-26) vs. New York Yankees (33-24) MLB Betting Lines Moneyline: Red Sox (-116) Yankees (+106) Over/Under: 9.5 Starting Pitchers: Red Sox (Lester) vs. Yankees (Garcia) Before the season started, most people assumed it would be the Red Sox and the Yankees fighting for first place in the American League East. Both Boston a.....

  • JUNE 7TH, 2011

    MLB Predictions: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Philadelphia Phillies Pick 6/7/11

    After taking the first game of this three game set on national television on Monday night, the Philadelphia Phillies look to snare Game 2 against the Los Angeles Dodgers in MLB betting action. The Dodgers are 8-20 in their last 28 games against the Phillies, including a bad five game series in the postseason two years ago. Now, at five games below .500, Los.....

  • JUNE 5TH, 2011

    ESPN MLB Picks: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Philadelphia Phillies Trends and Predictions 6/6/11

    Both the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Philadelphia Phillies have had quite the history with one another, especially in the postseason in recent years. The two will start off a big time three game set in MLB betting action on Monday night in the City of Brotherly Love. The Dodgers did a great job this weekend against the Cincinnati Reds, taking two of the thr.....

  • JUNE 5TH, 2011

    Sunday Night Baseball Picks: Atlanta Braves vs. New York Mets Pick 6/5/11

    ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball betting action provides us with a doozy this weekend, and here at Bang the Book, we have all of our Atlanta Braves vs. New York Mets picks for the biggest showcase of the weekend. The Braves have already split the first two games of this series at Citi Field and have now won 10 of the last 13 games against the Mets. Atlanta's of.....