Tag Archives: Houston Astros

  • MAY 10TH, 2010

    MLB Who’s Hot & Who’s Not through 5/9/10

    Bang the Book takes yet another look at the hottest and coldest teams in the majors for baseball betting fanatics through Sunday's clashes.Money Power Poll1: Washington Nationals (17-14, +$1,077): The Nats are going to continue to make money for MLB betting fans for as long as the oddsmakers fail to realize that this is a middle of the road team and not ju.....

  • APRIL 12TH, 2010

    MLB Betting: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not 4/12/10

    The MLB betting season is just over a week old, and here at Bang The Book, we're beginning our weekly look at the hottest and coldest teams and best and worst moments from the week that was!Money Power Poll1: Toronto Blue Jays (5-1, +$588): This is the second straight season that the Blue Jays have gotten off to a great start. Thanks to four dingers by bot.....

  • JULY 19TH, 2009

    MLB Teams to watch for

    MLB Teams to Watch in the second halfWith the second half upon us, it is easy to focus on the front runners but there are some teams that have great value right now and have yet to be looked at seriously. Playing these teams now can be very profitable in the right spot.Houston Astros: Houston is just 3 games back as the writing of this article. With two .....

  • JULY 18TH, 2008

    Chicago Cubs at Houston Astros Preview 7/18/2008

    MLB Betting PreviewChicago Cubs (57-38) at Houston Astros (44-51) Friday, 8:05 pm Eastern – WGN SBG Global Opening Line: Cubs - 116 , Total 9.5 Under -115 The Chicago Cubs look to continue their excellent play as they begin the second half of the season at Houston on Friday. The Cubs had the best record in the National League in the first half of the .....

  • JUNE 26TH, 2008

    Texas Rangers at Houston Astros Preview 6/26/08

    Thursday, 8:05 pm Eastern SBG Global Opening Line: Astros - 126 , Total 9 Flat The Rangers and Astros wrap up their Interleague battle of Texas on Thursday in Houston with Kevin Millwood taking on Wandy Rodriguez. The Rangers will be hoping to get their two sluggers back in the starting lineup on Thursday. Both Josh Hamilton and Milton Bradley were not in t.....

  • MAY 28TH, 2008

    Houston Astros at St. Louis Cardinals Preview 5/28/2008

    MLB Betting Preview Houston Astros at St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, 8:15 pm EasternSBG Global Opening Line: Cardinals  - 140, Total  8 FlatThe Houston Astros and St. Louis Cardinals play the middle game of their three-game set on Wednesday with Wandy Rodriguez facing Adam Wainwright.  It will be the first start for Rodriguez since late April as he ha.....

  • MAY 22ND, 2008

    Philadelphia Phillies at Houston Astros Preview 5/22/08

    MLB Betting Preview Philadelphia Phillies at Houston Astros Thursday, 8:05 pm EasternSBG Global Opening Line: Astros - 132 , Total 9.5 Under - 120The Philadelphia Phillies and Houston Astros open up a four game set on Thursday with Kyle Kendrick facing Roy Oswalt. Kendrick is 3-2 on the season with an ERA of 4.76 while Oswalt is 4-4 and has an ER.....

  • MAY 19TH, 2008

    Chicago Cubs at Houston Astros Preview 5/19/2008

    MLB Betting Preview Chicago Cubs (27-17) at Houston Astros (25-20) Monday, 7:05 pm Eastern – ESPNSBG Global Opening Line: Cubs  - 118, Total  9.5 FlatThe Houston Astros return home after a very successful 7-3 road trip to take on the division leading Chicago Cubs.  Lance Berkman has been tearing up the league and leading the Astros recently, hitting.....