Pittsburgh Pirates: The Surprise Of MLB This Season, Creeping Up World Series Odds

July 20th, 2011 – By Bryan Cross The surprise in the 2011 MLB Season thus far has no doubt been the team currently atop the standings in the National League Central Division, but the Pittsburgh Pirates continue to press forward in making a push for the post-season for the first time in two decades. The … Read more

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Albert Pujols Out 4-6 Weeks With Fracture To Left Arm

June 20th, 2011- Chester The St. Louis Cardinals were dealt some bad news on Monday, when they found out that first baseman Albert Pujols will miss 4-6 weeks with an injury to his left arm. Pujols received an MRI on the arm Monday and it was discovered that he incurred a fracture as a result … Read more

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Sports Betting By The Numbers: April 12th, 2011

April 12th, 2011- By Bryan Cross 2- The Miami Heat clinched the No.2 seed in the NBA Eastern Conference playoffs with a victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night, beating out the Boston Celtics in what was a tightly contested race. Of course, the Heat do not have the No.1 seed, as that distinction … Read more

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Despite No Wins, Boston Red Sox Favored Over New York Yankees

April 8th, 2011- By Bryan Cross The pre-season favorites to win the 2011 World Series might have to start hitting the panic button, as the Boston Red Sox have begun the season 0-6. Now, they look to get their first win of the season against the arch-rival New York Yankees at home in Fenway Park. … Read more

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Sports Betting By The Numbers- September 21st, 2010

September 21st, 2010-  Bryan Cross No.25- New Orleans Saints running back Reggie Bush could be out up to six weeks after suffering a broken leg in the fourth quarter of Monday night’s game against the San Francisco 49ers.  Bush was receiving a punt when he fumbled and dove for it and was at the bottom … Read more

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NL West Race Causing Shake-Up In MLB Wild Card Prop Betting

Sept. 11 , 2010 – John Ritter After an exhausting week which included the cap of a season-high 10-game losing streak and an ill-timed four-game series with the San Francisco Giants, the San Diego Padres are back atop the National League West. The Padres scored a run in the bottom of the third, held San … Read more

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Several Players In Close Race For The 2010 National League Rookie Of The Year Award

August 29, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell With the MLB regular season winding down, it’s time to take a look at the rookies that made a difference for their teams last season. MLB sportsbooks have not set odds for rookie of the year, but here are some that would be considered the favorites. Since taking over … Read more

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Brian Fuentes Accepts Set Up Role With Minnesota Twins

August 28, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell With the closer role in any bullpen comes a certain attitude of arrogance. These late-game heroes have a duty to remain confident in close games, and earn their team victories in hard-fought innings. A recent transaction sent Brian Fuentes to the Minnesota Twins as the team makes a push … Read more

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Lou Piniella Parts Ways With Chicago Cubs After Sunday’s Loss To Atlanta Braves

August 23, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell After a career that spans 48-years as a player and coach, Lou Piniella decided to walk away from the game of baseball to be with his ailing mother. Piniella made the decision to leave the team earlier in the year, but with him mother’s health failing, was forced to … Read more

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