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2020
Line Movements

Braves -150 favorites in second game of doubleheader against the Phillies

by Mike Spector | Braves Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 12:26pm ET

The Atlanta Braves are -150 moneyline favorites over the Philadelphia Phillies in the second game of Sunday's doubleheader. according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Braves-Phillies line jumps the fence

by Mike Spector | Braves Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 12:20pm ET

After opening as +111 underdogs, the Philadelphia Phillies are now -105 moneyline favorites in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Early money 3:1 in favor of the Mariners over the Rockies on Sunday

by Mike Spector | Mariners Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 9:56am ET

Despite receiving just 36% of the bets, the Seattle Mariners have received 73% of the money in advance of Sunday's series finale against the Colorado Rockies... View More

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Diamondbacks look for first win in a Bumgarner start vs. Padres on Sunday

by Mike Spector | Diamondbacks Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 9:51am ET

The Arizona Diamondbacks are 0-3 in ace Madison Bumgarner's first three starts to begin the season. They enter Sunday's contest against the San Diego Padres as +150 moneyline underdogs, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Runs may be at a premium in Indians-White Sox matchup

by Mike Spector | Indians Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 9:46am ET

The Sunday Night baseball matchup between the Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox has all the makings of a classic pitchers duel. The Indians trot out ace Shane Bieber and is opposed by Chicago's ace Lucas Giolito... View More

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A's look for ninth straight win as big favorites over Astros

by Mike Spector | Athletics Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 9:42am ET

When the Oakland Athletics begin play on Sunday in search of their ninth straight win, they will do so as -152 moneyline favorites over the Houston Astros according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Giants look to cash as big underdogs against the Dodgers

by Mike Spector | Giants Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 9:37am ET

The San Francisco Giants are +240 moneyline underdogs while the Los Angeles Dodgers are -300 favorites on Sunday, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Recent trends suggest a third straight under in Angels-Rangers series

by Mike Spector | Angels Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 9:31am ET

The under is 27-11 in the last 38 meetings between the Los Angeles Angels and Texas Rangers. In addition, the under is 4-1 in these teams' last five meetings in Texas... View More

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Reverse line movement appearing in Reds-Brewers line

by Mike Spector | Reds Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 9:22am ET

The Milwaukee Brewers have received 28% of bets and 40% of the early money in advance of Sunday's game matchup against the Cincinnati Reds. Despite receiving less than a majority of bets and money, the Brewers moneyline has increased from -115 to -125 according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Underdog Royals aim for series sweep against the Twins

by Mike Spector | Royals Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 8:52am ET

The Kansas City Royals aim for a three-game sweep of the AL-Central leading Minnesota Twins on Sunday. The Twins are -175 moneyline favorites while the Royals are +150 underdogs, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Tigers-Pirates look to continue their hot hitting on Sunday

by Mike Spector | Tigers Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 8:44am ET

The Detroit Tigers and Pittsburgh Pirates have combined for 30 and 16 runs respectively in the first two games of the series. The over/under for the series finale on Sunday is set at 8.5 runs, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Early sharp action on Red Sox as they face the Blue Jays on Sunday

by Mike Spector | Red Sox Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 8:36am ET

Though they have received just 44% of the early bets, the Boston Red Sox have received 60% of the money wagered in advance of Sunday's matchup with the Toronto Blue Jays... View More

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Yankees-Rays Sunday matchup is a virtual pick'em

by Mike Spector | Yankees Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 8:30am ET

According to BettingPros consensus odds, the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays matchup on Sunday is a pick'em... View More

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Mets are second-biggest favorite on Sunday slate against the Marlins

by Mike Spector | Mets Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 8:24am ET

The New York Mets are -250 moneyline favorites against the Miami Marlins on Sunday, according to BettingPros consensus odds. The -250 odds makes them the second-biggest favorites in Sunday's action, trailing only the Dodgers odds against the Giants... View More

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William Hill is first sportsbook to post today's Nationals-Orioles line

by Mike Spector | Nationals Correspondent |
Sun, Aug 9th 8:18am ET

With just four hours to go until first pitch between the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals, William Hill Sportsbook is the only place that has a line on the game. They made the Nationals -216 moneyline favorites while the Orioles are +196 underdogs... View More

Public Betting

Early sharp money on Mariners in matchup against Rockies on Saturday

by Mike Spector | Mariners Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 3:22pm ET

Though the Seattle Mariners have received just 26% of the bets, they have received an even 50% of the money in advance of Saturday's matchup against the Rockies... View More

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Padres look to continue early season dominance of Diamondbacks on Saturday

by Mike Spector | Padres Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 3:17pm ET

Thus far in the young season, the San Diego Padres are 4-1 against the Arizona Diamondbacks. They look to make it five wins in six games as -175 moneyline favorites, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Dodgers are biggest favorites on the board Saturday against the Giants

by Mike Spector | Dodgers Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 3:12pm ET

The Los Angeles Dodgers are -325 moneyline favorites over the San Francisco Giants on Saturday, according to BettingPros consensus odds. Not only are they the biggest favorites on the board on Saturday, the -325 odds are one of the largest moneylines on the season-to-date... View More

Trends

Nearly all early betting action is on the Red Sox over the Blue Jays on Saturday

by Mike Spector | Red Sox Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 3:07pm ET

The Boston Red Sox have received 55% of bets and a whopping 94% of the money in advance of Saturday's matchup against the Toronto Blue Jays... View More

Public Betting

Mets are big favorites over the red-hot Marlins

by Mike Spector | Mets Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 3:00pm ET

The New York Mets are -180 moneyline favorites over the Miami Marlins on Saturday, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Yankees small favorites over the Rays in second game of doubleheader

by Mike Spector | Yankees Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 2:56pm ET

The New York Yankees are -115 moneyline favorites over the Tampa Bay Rays in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Yankees-Rays total is lowest of the season

by Mike Spector | Yankees Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 11:35am ET

The New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays are projected to play a low-scoring game in the first game of Saturday’s doubleheader. According to BettingPros consensus odds, the over/under is 5.5 runs. If it stays that way, it would go off as the lowest total so far this season... View More

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Oddsmakers see no clear favorite in Reds-Brewers Saturday matchup

by Mike Spector | Reds Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 8:48am ET

According to BettingPros consensus odds, the Cincinnati Reds and Milwaukee Brewers both have moneyline odds of -110 for Saturday's matchup... View More

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Almost all early betting action is in favor of Angels over Rangers

by Mike Spector | Angels Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 8:44am ET

The Los Angeles Angels have received 81% of the bets and 88% of the money in advance of Saturday's game against the Texas Rangers... View More

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Twins are -159 favorites over Royals

by Mike Spector | Twins Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 8:39am ET

The Minnesota Twins are -159 moneyline favorites over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Nationals are second-biggest favorites on the board over Orioles

by Mike Spector | Nationals Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 8:36am ET

The Washington Nationals are -200 moneyline favorites over the Baltimore Orioles, according to BettingPros consensus odds. The -200 odds are the second-highest on the board on Saturday, trailing only the Dodgers' odds over the Giants... View More

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Braves-Phillies matchup a virtual pick'em on Saturday

by Mike Spector | Braves Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 8:30am ET

After Friday's series opener between the Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies was rained out, oddsmakers are expecting a close contest. The Braves have -104 moneyline odds and the Phillies are -106... View More

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Athletics look to continue recent success over the Astros

by Mike Spector | Athletics Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 8:24am ET

The Oakland Athletics have won their last five meetings against the Houston Astros, and are 5-1 in their last six meetings in Oakland... View More

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Early reverse line movement in Indians-White Sox matchup

by Mike Spector | Indians Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 8:18am ET

To this point, 62% of all bets and 86% of all money has been wagered on the Cleveland Indians in advance of Saturday's matchup with the Chicago White Sox. Despite this one-sided action, Cleveland's moneyline odds have lowered from -125 to -118 according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

Trends

Early money 4:1 in favor of Pirates over Tigers

by Mike Spector | Pirates Correspondent |
Sat, Aug 8th 8:12am ET

Despite receiving just 31% of bets thus far, 80% of the money has been wagered on the Pittsburgh Pirates in advance of Saturday afternoon's matchup against the Detroit Tigers... View More

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Nearly 3/4 of all money wagered on Mets against the Marlins

by Mike Spector | Mets Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 6:53pm ET

The New York Mets have received 64% of the bets and 70% of all money wagered in advance of their series opener against the Marlins... View More

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Rockies look for continued success against AL West in series opener against the Mariners

by Mike Spector | Rockies Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 12:58pm ET

The Colorado Rockies have played two series against AL West teams (Rangers and Athletics) thus far, going 4-1 in those five games. They look for continued success when they take on another AL West team in Friday's series opener against the Seattle Mariners... View More

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Dodgers are the biggest favorites on the board on Friday's slate against the Giants

by Mike Spector | Dodgers Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 12:52pm ET

According to BettingPros consensus odds, the Los Angeles Dodgers are -275 moneyline favorites against the San Francisco Giants. The -275 odds make Los Angeles the overwhelmingly biggest favorites on Friday's entire slate of games... View More

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Recent trends favor the under in Diamondbacks-Padres series opener

by Mike Spector | Diamondbacks Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 12:44pm ET

In the last 11 meetings between the Arizona Diamondbacks and San Diego Padres in San Diego, the under is 8-3. In addition, the under is 4-1 overall in the last 5 meetings between the clubs... View More

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Early money 3:1 in favor of the A's over the Astros

by Mike Spector | Athletics Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 12:37pm ET

Despite receiving just 34% of the bets thus far, the Oakland Athletics have attracted 74% of the money wagered in advance of their series opener with the Houston Astros... View More

Trends

Recent trend favors the Cardinals against the red-hot Cubs

by Mike Spector | Cubs Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 12:31pm ET

The Chicago Cubs are 2-6 in their last eight meetings against the St. Louis Cardinals. In addition, the Cubs are 4-9 in their last 13 games in St. Louis... View More

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One-sided action on Red Sox causes line against Blue Jays to jump the fence

by Mike Spector | Red Sox Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 12:26pm ET

Thus far, a whopping 92% of the money has been wagered on the Red Sox in advance of their series opener against the Blue Jays. As a result of the one-sided action, the betting line has jumped the fence from Boston +109 to -108 moneyline favorites, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Rangers look to build on recent success over Angels in Friday's series opener

by Mike Spector | Rangers Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 8:49am ET

In the last seven games between the Texas Rangers and Los Angeles Angels, the Rangers are 5-2. In addition, the Rangers are 4-1 in the last 5 meetings in Texas... View More

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Almost all early money on the Brewers in Friday's matchup with Reds

by Mike Spector | Brewers Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 8:43am ET

The Milwaukee Brewers have attracted 94% of all money wagered despite receiving just 31% of the bets in advance of Friday's series opener with the Cincinnati Reds... View More

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Oddsmakers split on who to favor in Indians-White Sox series opener

by Mike Spector | Indians Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 8:39am ET

Depending on which sportsbook you use, you may find either the Cleveland Indians or Chicago White Sox as favorites for Friday's season opener. According to BettingPros consensus odds, the Indians have moneyline odds of +100 while the White Sox have odds of -105... View More

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Recent trends point to the under in Twins-Royals series opener

by Mike Spector | Marlins Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 8:32am ET

In the last five meetings between the Minnesota Twins and Kansas City Royals in Kansas City, the under is 5-0. According to BettingPros consensus odds, the over/under for Friday's series opener is 9.5 runs... View More

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Early Tigers-Pirates line is a virtual pick'em

by Mike Spector | Tigers Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 8:23am ET

According to BettingPros consensus odds, the Detroit Tigers have -110 moneyline odds while the Pittsburgh Pirates' odds are -105. The two teams open a three-game series in Pittsburgh on Friday night... View More

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Recent trends point to the over in Braves-Phillies series opener

by Mike Spector | Braves Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 8:16am ET

In the last 11 games between the Atlanta Braves and the Philadelphia Phillies, the over is 7-3-1. In addition, the over is 5-1-1 in their last seven meetings in Philadelphia. According to BettingPros consensus odds, the over/under for Friday's series opener between the two clubs is set at 10 runs... View More

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Yankees-Rays series opener is a virtual pick'em

by Mike Spector | Yankees Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 8:08am ET

The New York Yankees have moneyline odds of -112 while the Tampa Bay Rays are -106 in advance of Friday's series opener, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Orioles are second-biggest underdog on Friday slate against Nationals

by Mike Spector | Orioles Correspondent |
Fri, Aug 7th 8:02am ET

The Washington Nationals are -195 moneyline favorites over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday, according to BettingPros consensus odds. The -195 odds makes the Nationals the second-biggest favorites for any of Friday's games, trailing only the Dodgers' odds over the Giants... View More

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White Sox -125 against the Brewers

by Mike Spector | White Sox Correspondent |
Thu, Aug 6th 3:24pm ET

The Chicago White Sox are -125 moneyline favorites over the Milwaukee Brewers, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Surprising Marlins look for series sweep of the Orioles

by Mike Spector | Marlins Correspondent |
Thu, Aug 6th 3:20pm ET

The surprising Miami Marlins are in search of a four-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday night. Miami is currently -136 moneyline favorites, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Cubs are the second-biggest favorite on Thursday's slate against the Royals

by Mike Spector | Cubs Correspondent |
Thu, Aug 6th 3:14pm ET

According to BettingPros consensus odds, the Chicago Cubs are -190 moneyline favorites against the Kansas City Royals. The -190 odds are the second biggest on Thursday's card, with the Twins odds over the Pirates being the only game with a bigger favorite... View More

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Astros-Diamondbacks series finale a virtual pick'em

by Mike Spector | Astros Correspondent |
Thu, Aug 6th 3:08pm ET

The Houston Astros are a modest -108 moneyline favorite over the Arizona Diamondbacks in Thursday's series finale, according to BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Bets and money nearly split in Blue Jays-Braves matchup

by Mike Spector | Braves Correspondent |
Thu, Aug 6th 2:56pm ET

Thus far in advance of the matchup between the Toronto Blue Jays and Atlanta Braves, the Blue Jays have received 55% of the bets while the Braves have received 56% of the money... View More

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