Monday, August 5 sees a bevy of MLB series get underway, including a pair of interleave clashes in the Atlanta Braves vs Minnesota Twins and St Louis Cardinals vs LA Dodgers. See the odds for all series opening up today.
The Tampa Bay Rays quietly improved themselves at the trade deadline, and their odds to win the American League Pennant. Are they a sneaky-good value play at this point?
The National League pennant odds of the Atlanat Braves dripped from +440 to +340 after beefing up their bullpen at the MLB trade deadline.
Los Angeles Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu looks like the leader in the Cy Young race. Is anyone else a better bet at this point?
Cody Bellinger, 2019 WAR Leader, Still Odds-on Favorite to Win NL MVP; Home Run Leader Christian Yelich Given +110 Odds
Christian Yelich of the Milwaukee Brewers and Cody Bellinger of the Los Angeles Dodgers are the two favorites to win the 2019 National League MVP this season. Who’s the better bet at the current odds, which have Bellinger considerably shorter?
Mike Trout is running away with the 2019 American League MVP Award odds. As he laps the rest of the AL, is there any value in the field of longshots, like Rafael Devers, Alex Bregman, or DJ LeMahieu?
Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander is still the favorite to win the 2019 American League Cy Young Award but the gap is closing between him and teammate Gerrit Cole. Who’s the best bet given where they stand in the updated odds as of early August?
%%excerpt%% The updated 2019 National League Rookie of the Year odds list Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Soroka as the +200 favorite. Is now the time to bet on the Mets’ Pete Alonso, who has a decent chance to win the NL home-run crown? See all the latest odds and one pundit’s opinion on the best value.
The San Francisco Giants will try to continue their march towards a wild card spot as they visit the Colorado Rockies this weekend as +140 underdogs on the MLB series prices at BetOnline. Over in the American League, the New York Yankees look to pad their AL-leading home record as they host the struggling Boston Red Sox as -135 favorites.
The New York Mets kept Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler at the trade deadline while adding Marcus Stroman. Should bettors back the Mets now that they are actually trying to contend this year? While they have won five in a row, they are still big longshots to earn a Wild Card and also have long odds to win the 2019 NL Pennant.
The Houston Astros acquired the best pitcher on the market when they traded for Zack Greinke. Does that mean they’re the best bet to win the World Series? They now have the shortest odds, by a decent margin, ahead of even the mighty Dodgers and Yankees, both of whom did little at the trade deadline.
The Yankees stood pat at the 2019 Trade Deadline while the Houston Astros added Zack Greinke, the best player to change teams. New York’s World Series odds are now trailing Houston by a decent margin. Is it time to back or fade the Pinstripes?
The Houston Astros Were the Biggest Winner of the MLB Trade Deadline; Their World Series Odds Sit at +338
Bob Duff looks at how the trade deadline impacted teams 2019 World Series odds. The Houston Astros made the boldest move, adding 2009 AL Cy Young Award-winner Zack Greinke to their starting rotation along with Aaron Sanchez and Joe Biagini. In the NL, the Braves and Nationals both boosted languishing bullpens with the likes of Shane Greene, Mark Melancon, and Roenis Elias.
The Cleveland Indians shocked baseball with a massive trade Tuesday night, sending Trevor Bauer to the Reds for Yasiel Puig (plus Franmil Reyes from the Padres). With big arms like Kluber and Salazar getting healthy, where are the Tribe in the 2019 World Series picture? Bryan Thiel provides instant analysis of the trade from a betting perspective.
After taking three of four from the AL East-leading New York Yankees, the Boston Red Sox saw their 2019 AL Pennant odds improve from +1300 to +1200. Is now a good time to invest in the reigning World Series champions? Get Bob Duff’s take on the best value play regarding the Bo-Sox.
The San Francisco Giants have shot up the standings by winning 19 of their last 24 games. Are they worth a bet to win the 2019 NL pennant, the World Series, or the NL West? Get the latest on the Giants odds heading into the 2019 MLB trade deadline.
We’re taking a look for Major League Baseball Series odds for series starting on Tuesday, including the Tampa Bay Rays vs Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs vs St Louis Cardinals.
The Phillies have acquired Jason Vargas from the Mets, but despite the move they remain a World Series longshot with odds of +2400 to win it all.
While each had high hopes early in the regular season, the 2019 AL Pennant odds are fading for both the Rays and Twins. Can either recover and challenge the Astros and Yankees in the American League playoffs? Will either even reach the postseason?
The St. Louis Cardinals are in the top 4 in terms of odds to win the 2019 NL Pennant. Are they a good bet, though, or are they a stay away? We break down the numbers from their recent hot streak and look at the upcoming schedule to find the best play for MLB bettors.