• 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 equ.....

  • AUGUST 2ND, 2013

    College Football Week 1 Matchups in the Big 12

    College Football Betting Trends- Week 1 Matchups in the Big 12 Week 1 of the 2013 college football season gets underway the weekend of Aug.30 with most Division IA schools in action. In order to give you a jump on handicapping some of these matchups, BetOnline has released it opening lines for all the games on the sche.....

  • AUGUST 2ND, 2013

    CFL Football Pick: Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs. Edmonton Eskimos

    Matchup: Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs. Edmonton Eskimos Friday, August 2, 9 p.m. (ET) Television: TSN (Canada) CFL Betting Odds: VietBet Pointspread: Edmonton -2 Total Line: 54                   Game Overview Hamilton will head on the road this Friday night looking to snap a two-game skid after dropping bot.....

  • 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 A.....

  • 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 d.....

  • 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 .....

  • 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 nigh.....

  • 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 .....

  • JULY 31ST, 2013

    2013 Hall Of Fame Game Video Preview

    BangTheBook.com expert NFL handicappers Brian Blessing and Kenny White breakdown the 2013 Hall of Fame Game, featuring the Dallas Cowboys and the Miami Dolphins. Find out the QB rotations and what to watch for when betting on the NFL preseason. .....

  • JULY 30TH, 2013

    2013 Hall Of Fame Game Pick & Preview

    The Dallas Cowboys didn't make their pro football betting backers at BetAnySports happy in 2012, going just 6-10 against the number. Meanwhile, the Miami Dolphins had their third 7-9 season (straight-up, that is) in the last four years. These teams clash in the Hall of Fame Game, kicking off the NFL pre-season, slated .....

  • JULY 30TH, 2013

    Worst Money Pitchers in Baseball (Updated 7/30/13)

    The All-Star break is said and done with, and the boys of summer are going to be back in the saddle for what should be a great summer surge. 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. As has been the case all season long, w.....

  • JULY 30TH, 2013

    Big 12 2013 College Football Predictions & Futures Odds

    2013 Big 12 Conference Football Season Preview & Predictions The Big 12 has been in a conference in a state of flux over the last couple years, but they do have ten solid teams in the league now. The conference appears to be on much better footing than they did this time a couple years ago. The big names of Texas a.....