• 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 conv.....

  • 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 b.....

  • 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.....

  • JUNE 29TH, 2013

    Brazil vs. Spain Confederations Cup Picks

    Matchup: Brazil vs. Spain Date/Time: June 30th, 6:00 p.m. ET Television: ESPN Soccer Betting Odds from WagerWeb Sportsbook Asian Handicap: Brazil pk (-120) Total: 2.5 (Over +110) Two of the biggest powerhouses in the world are going to be squaring off in soccer betting action in the finale of the Confederations C.....

  • JUNE 29TH, 2013

    Uruguay vs. Italy Confederations Cup Picks

    Matchup: Uruguay vs. Italy Date/Time: June 30th, 12:00 p.m. ET Television: ESPN3.com Soccer Betting Odds from WagerWeb Sportsbook Asian Handicap: Uruguay pk (-125) Total: 2.5 (Over -130) Neither Uruguay nor Italy were able to ultimately make it all the way through the finale of the Confederations Cup, but both ar.....

  • 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 .....

  • 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 se.....

  • 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.....

  • JUNE 28TH, 2013

    BangTheBook Sports Betting Report June 28th-30th

    A look at the Aaron Hernandez fallout and what it means to betting on the New England Patriots season win total, odds to win the AFC East and the Superbowl. Preview of the Cincinnati Reds and Texas Rangers, plus free MLB Pick on ESPN Sunday night baseball. .....

  • 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. D.....