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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Sports Betting By The Numbers- September 22nd, 2010

September 22nd, 2010-  By Bryan Cross No.7- The Philadelphia Eagles announced on Tuesday that Michael Vick will be the starting quarterback for the Eagles’ week three NFL match up against the Jacksonville Jaguars.  Vick got the start last week in place of the injured Kevin Kolb, who suffered a concussion in week one.  This week … 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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Knee Surgery Backs Berkman Up A Month

March 13, 2010 – By John Ritter Houston Astros first baseman Lance Berkman’s performance seems to flip-flop every season, but if he is to recover from a pedestrian 2009 campaign, he will have to do it with an ailing knee. Per Associated Press, Berkman will have surgery on his aching left knee Saturday, and may … Read more

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Chicago Cubs Looking For Rebound In 2010, Sportsbooks Set Favorable Odds

March 12, 2010 – By John Ritter Giving the Chicago Cubs odds for the World Series is almost like Lloyd Christmas asking Mary Swanson about their chances together. It’s nice to know where you stand, but it really doesn’t matter. History says it ain’t happening. But if the 102-year streak is broken, the Cubs will … Read more

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