When you are watching college football today, why not make some money on the side by backing our MLB handicapper, Mark Lathrop, as he makes his Saturday MLB Picks of the Day? He's got two selections to build your bankroll.
After winning yet another NL West title, several Dodgers regulars might get the night off against the Giants, and that has delayed the release of MLB odds for the matchup.
Mining the Diamond is a daily MLB picks column where we analyze pitching matchups, historical trends, and the odds. Let's discuss our top plays on Saturday's slate.
The numbers don't lie, home run totals have considerably increased in the past few years. This season the 2017 season has had more home runs since 2000 the all-time best.
2017 World Series, AL, NL Pennant Futures Book Odds Update
The Indians might not lose again until 2018, and the Tribe have replaced Los Angeles as favorites in sportsbooks in the 2017 World Series winner market.
Deriving MLB Betting Value from Weather and Climate
In deciding what games to bet on, bettors prioritize pitching and hitting statistics. Rightly so. But they tend to consider pitchers and hitters without considering the environment that they play in.
Our expert baseball handicapper explains how the use of batted ball statistics can be an important tool in the handicapper's arsenal to find value in any MLB line.