Toronto Blue Jays

How many teams have made the playoffs after a bad April?

by John Ewing • May 2, 2017

The Blue Jays, Giants and Royals are off to a bad start. Each team concluded the month of April by winning less than 40% of their games. This is surprising considering that Toronto and San Francisco were playoffs teams last year and the Royals are just a year removed from back-to-back World Series appearances. How […]

World Series Value Bets 10.14.16

by John Ewing • October 14, 2016

We’re down to the final four. The American League Championship Series starts tonight and the NLCS begins tomorrow in Chicago, here is which team you should bet to win the World Series. To determine if a team has value we look at what their current odds are to win the World Series (at bookmaker 5Dimes) […]

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 • 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 […]

Trend of the Week: Contrarian Unders

by John Ewing • August 19, 2016

Trend Betting the under for winning teams has gone 96-69 (59.3%) this season. Context The public likes betting favorites and the over. This Pro System takes advantage of that tendency by recommending the under in games where both teams have winning records and most bettors are on the over. Results This system, which can be […]

Trend of the Week: Blue Jays over Orioles

by John Ewing • July 29, 2016

Trend Toronto is 70-36 (66%) at home when playing Baltimore Context The Blue Jays are the most profitable team in baseball when playing at home. Most of those profits come from playing the Orioles in the Rogers Centre. Results The Jays have only had two losing seasons at home against the O’s in the last […]