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NL Central and AL East Division Bets

by John Ewing • September 6, 2017

The NL Central and AL East races will go down to the wire. While the Nats, Astros, Dodgers and Indians all enjoy double-digit leads in their respective divisions, the Red Sox and Cubs have failed to pull away in the second half. With less than 25 games to be played, which teams should you bet […]


Is Rick Porcello the least profitable pitcher after a Cy Young season?

by John Ewing • June 29, 2017

The Boston Red Sox lost to the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Wednesday. It was the 10th loss of the season for Rick Porcello, the 2016 AL Cy Young winner. Porcello became the third pitcher to lose ten games prior to July 1 after winning the Cy Young award the previous season (per Elias Sports Bureau). […]


Trend of the Week: Cardinals vs. Red Sox

by John Ewing • May 17, 2017

Context The Boston Red Sox won the first of a two-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night. The Redbirds will look to split the series when they send Mike Leake (4-2, 1.94 ERA) to the mound Wednesday but the Red Sox have Rick Porcello, the reigning American League Cy Young winner, starting. […]


Bet home favorites in early MLB games

by John Ewing • April 17, 2017

The Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays play at 11:05 am ET today as part of the Patriot’s Day celebration in Boston. If you are going to wager on this early MLB game, bet the home favorite. Typically, betting home favorites during the regular season is a losing proposition. However, home favorites in games […]


Hot and Cold MLB Playoff Teams

by John Ewing • October 3, 2016

It’s not the best team that wins the World Series but the team that gets hot at the right time. Or that is how the baseball cliché goes. Does a team’s performance in the final month of the season correlate to postseason success? Using a team’s record in September (plus any regular season game played […]


World Series Value Bets

by John Ewing • October 3, 2016

After seven long months and 2,428 games, the 2016 MLB regular season is over. Baseball’s second season starts Tuesday with the AL Wild Card game. Before the playoffs begin considering making these World Series future bets. To determine if a team has value we look at what their current odds are to win the World Series […]


World Series Value Bets

by John Ewing • September 1, 2016

College football starts in earnest this week and the NFL is just around the corner but don’t forget that baseball is entering its stretch run. Before you get swallowed up by fantasy football consider making these World Series future bets. We already gave you the Dodgers, Nats and Red Sox back in August, each team’s […]


Boston Red Sox World Series Value Bets

World Series Value Bets

by John Ewing • August 2, 2016

The MLB trade deadline has passed. The top contenders made moves for the stretch run but which teams should you bet to win the World Series? To find out we compared FanGraphs’ World Series odds to the future odds at 5dimes. To determine if a team has value we look at what their current odds […]