Both teams are 3rd in their divisions, but have different postseason trajectories. The Blue Jays send Kevin Gausman to face a familiar face on the mound for the Cubbies, Marcus Stroman.
Their World Series defense was very much in doubt over the first half of the 2017 regular season, but with fewer than 40 games remaining, the Cubs (66-57, –18.23 betting units) are in first place in the National League Central.
MLB Betting: Mariners, Blue Jays Best Value in MLB Division Races They haven’t officially clinched yet, but the Chicago Cubs are almost certainly going to win the NL Central Division. Same goes for the Washington Nationals in the NL East. The other four divisions in Major League Baseball are up for grabs, at least […]
Top Three Most-Overvalued MLB Teams Down the Stretch It’s been over four months since the start of the 2016 MLB regular season. Each team has played about 110 games, more than enough to sort out the good from the bad. But some of these better teams aren’t quite living up to their high expectations. […]
Top Three Profitable Pitchers on Bad Teams : MLB Betting Technically, baseball is a team sport. Major League Baseball has 30 teams, each with a 25-man roster (and a 40-man roster). Communication between players is important. Camaraderie helps, too. But for the most part, MLB players are specialized workers, each doing his own thing […]
Houston Astros Disappoint Early in 2016 After a decade of turmoil and frustration, the Houston Astros finally got the monkey off their back and made the playoffs last year. Then they had the Kansas City Royals on the ropes in the American League Division Series, but Houston let them off the hook in Game […]
Minus Goldschmidt, Parra And Prado, It’s Time To Fade Diamondbacks by Bovada Sportsbook Staff | August 4, 2014 The Arizona Diamondbacks fully expected to be a National League contender this season. They led the NL West for much of the first half of 2013 before fading to an 81-81 record, second […]
Why You Should Bet Against the Texas Rangers by Bovada Sportsbook Staff | July 28, 2014 Without fail, every baseball season witnesses at least one surprise contender. There are two this year: the Toronto Blue Jays in the AL East and the Milwaukee Brewers in the NL Central. Join Bovada, make […]
Smart Money Might Be On Derek Jeter for All-Star Game MVP by Bovada Sportsbook Staff | July 14, 2014 Betting on the MLB All-Star Game MVP is pretty much a crapshoot. First off, you have to determine which league will win the game because MVP rarely goes to a player on […]
3 Best Baseball Betting Events To Watch This Week The coming week in the world of sports will involve Major League Baseball action in Spring Training, as teams prepare to get in shape for the coming regular season in 2014. MLB Baseball: Washington Nationals vs. Detroit Tigers (Friday) This matchup is […]