• AUGUST 7TH, 2014

    Vanderbilt Commodores: Darkhorse SEC Contender?

    Can the Vanderbilt Commodores win a SEC title? The Vanderbilt Commodores have a reputable college football program, but they are an afterthought when anyone speaks of SEC title contenders. Teams like Alabama, LSU and Auburn are at the top of the list of teams that have the best shot to win an SEC title this year, so d.....

  • AUGUST 6TH, 2014

    BangTheBook.com Preseason Top 25: #14 Marshall Thundering Herd

    The Preseason AP Top 25 poll won’t come out until later this month, but here at BangTheBook.com, we’re giving you a Top 25 from a betting perspective. Using power ratings to determine the top 25 teams in college football, readers will have the opportunity to look at what the preseason Top 25 might look like if desi.....

  • AUGUST 6TH, 2014

    ESPN Wednesday Night MLB Pick: Red Sox at Cardinals

    Matchup: Boston Red Sox at St. Louis CardinalsDate/Time: August 6, 8:15 p.m. ETTV: ESPNMLB Betting Odds From 5Dimes SportsbookProbable Starters: BOS: Joe Kelly (First AL start) v. STL: Shelby Miller (8-8, 4.14)Moneyline: St. Louis -141Total: 8 100/-120In a cruel twist of fate, Joe Kelly, who.....

  • AUGUST 5TH, 2014

    Free MLB Picks: August 6, 2014

    MLB Picks for Wednesday August 6thWhen betting on baseball it is vital to investigate every angle of the game. This includes studying the man behind the plate calling balls and strikes. The umpire can control the tempo of the game and force pitchers to work with a small strike zone or influence the posted total by .....

  • AUGUST 5TH, 2014

    MLB Betting: Week 18 MLB Thoughts

    It’s kind of remarkable, well, more like stupid, that there’s such an imbalance between the American League and the National League in 2014. One of Bud Selig’s biggest achievements, in his mind anyway, was the inclusion of interleague play into the MLB regular season. For the longest time, the only way teams in d.....

  • AUGUST 5TH, 2014

    NFL Preseason Week 1 System Picks

    One of the things that makes sports betting such a challenging endeavor is that things are constantly changing. Systems and methods that worked in the past will suddenly stop being successful. One of the best examples of this is the Monday Night home underdog, which was practically a license to steal in the 1970s and 8.....

  • AUGUST 5TH, 2014

    BangTheBook.com Preseason Top 25: #13 Michigan State Spartans

    The Preseason AP Top 25 poll won’t come out until later this month, but here at BangTheBook.com, we’re giving you a Top 25 from a betting perspective. Using power ratings to determine the top 25 teams in college football, readers will have the opportunity to look at what the preseason Top 25 might look like if desi.....

  • AUGUST 5TH, 2014

    Tuesday Night Baseball on MLB Network Picks

    The American League East will be well-represented in a couple of Tuesday night’s top baseball games will be on MLB Network with regional coverage available for Detroit at New York and Baltimore at Toronto.Matchup: Detroit Tigers at New York YankeesDate/Time: August 5, 7:05 p.m. ETTV: MLB NetworkMLB Be.....

  • AUGUST 4TH, 2014

    BangTheBook.com College Football Podcast: Big Ten Preview

    We’re finally into the month of August which means that college football season is not very far away. Here at BangTheBook.com, college football season never seems to stop with all of the great content we have had over the offseason. Monday was an extra special day because the BangTheBook.com College Football Podcast .....

  • AUGUST 4TH, 2014

    Free MLB Picks: August 5, 2014

    MLB Picks for Tuesday August 5thBetting on baseball is a grind as the season can take its toll on even the best baseball handicapper. The way to beat the grind is to pick winners on a consistent basis. On Tuesday night three games stand out above the rest. Make sure to check back next season as we will post our MLB.....

  • AUGUST 4TH, 2014

    MLB Betting Trends for Series Starting 8/4 and 8/5

    The Major League Baseball trade deadline didn’t disappoint this year. Many years there are more rumors and less action, but this year there was plenty of action with teams looking to get better. Oakland picked up Jon Lester and Detroit picked up David Price. These two teams appear to be on track to meet for the ALCS,.....

  • AUGUST 4TH, 2014

    BangTheBook.com Preseason Top 25: #12 Oklahoma Sooners

    The Preseason AP Top 25 poll won’t come out until later this month, but here at BangTheBook.com, we’re giving you a Top 25 from a betting perspective. Using power ratings to determine the top 25 teams in college football, readers will have the opportunity to look at what the preseason Top 25 might look like if desi.....