The Flames head into Game 2 versus the Stars with an early lead in the best-of-seven series. Calgary is a slight favorite on the moneyline against a Dallas team that is struggling to generate high-quality scoring chances. Bryan Thiel analyzes the matchup for Thursday’s game (Aug. 13th) and makes his pick
Red Sox’ AL East Division Odds Sink to +1233 after Losing Series to Orioles; Yankees Improve to -316
The Red Sox dropped two of three in their opening series with the Orioles. So is the lackluster result a trend that will continue this season, or is it a blip on just a very small radar?
In a shortened season, what are the odds that stars Kris Bryant, Francisco Lindor, and Nolan Arenado get traded? Bryan Thiel analyzes the best bet for all three All-Stars getting shipped before the 2020 trade deadline, which happens just one month into the 60-game season.
The NY Yankees remain short -300 favorites to win the 2020 AL East division title. But that’s a far cry from where they opened (-800). In a volatile 60-game season, Bryan Thiel analyzes the updated divisional odds and which of the Yankees, Rays, Red Sox and Jays presents the best value.
The much-hated Houston Astros won’t have to play in front of hostile crowds in 2020, yet their odds to win the AL West have steadily dropped during the prolonged offseason. Bryan Thiel looks at whether now is the time to back Houston as a short favorite or if the better betting value is on the Oakland A’s at plus money.
The 2020 AL Central odds favor the Minnesota Twins to win the title over the Chicago White Sox, Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers and KC Royals. See which team is the best value bet to make the playoffs in a 60-game season. Which team is the best bet? Bryan Thiel offers his expert betting picks.
It’s been 17 years since a closer won the Cy Young award, but could that change in 2020? We look at the odds for Aroldis Chapman, Kirby Yates, Josh Hader, Edwin Diaz, and Liam Hendricks to determine if there is any value betting on an elite closer to win the award for top pitcher in the NL or AL.
With a shortened MLB season set to open up in late July, home runs totals won’t will drop. With over/under totals being released, we look at some of the best values, including Pete Alonso, Bryce Harper, Vlad Guerrero Jr, Fernando Tatis Jr, and more.
David Price announced on Saturday that we was opting out of the 2020 MLB season. Does his decision to sit out hurt the Dodgers’ World Series chances?
In 2020, MLB pitchers will get just 12 starts, maximum, to strut their stuff. The Yankees’ Gerrit Cole has started slowly in recent years. Bryan Thiel examines whether there is any value on the favorite and which American League aces are good bets to win the 2020 Cy Young at their current odds.
Since Mookie Betts joined the Dodgers, he’s been in the NL MVP conversation. But is he the best bet in a shortened season? We explore the options.
Baseball’s back, and in this 60-game sprint, are the Yankees and Astros the top bets to take the AL Pennant? We break down a handful of clubs that should be in the mix by season’s end.
With the NHL getting set to return, the Predators and Coyotes will meet in the play-in round. Bryan Thiel examines the odds and makes his pick to win the best-of-five series.
With a shortened MLB season ahead in 2020, how does the betting value change with respect to the NL Cy Young odds? Could a four-month season give veterans like Max Scherzer value?
With MLB inching closer to starting the 2020 season, we examine the 2020 saves leader odds. Could a closer from a World Series contender take the crown?
With an abbreviated MLB season hopefully in the future, sportsbooks have changed from win totals to MLB Win Percentages. Bryan Thiel analyzes the best bets for high-profile teams like the Yankees and Mets, plus a small market club that could be poised to bust out.