MLB Picks MLB Trends

MLB Betting Articles

By Adam Burke
Oct 20, 2019 at 10:28

The Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals will meet in the 2019 World Series. The Astros were expected to be here. Many people thought that the Nationals had a good chance to get here, but then they started the season 19-31. After that, Washington went 74-38 to finish the regular season at 93-69. The run … Continue reading 2019 MLB Playoffs World Series Preview & Prediction: Washington Nationals vs. Houston Astros

By Charles Jay
Oct 13, 2019 at 17:54

The New York Yankees overcame a few things on Saturday night that might portend well for them the rest of the way in this American League Championship Series. For one thing, they registered an easy win over an opponent that had won 75% of their home games (regular season plus playoffs). And for another, they … Continue reading MLB Playoff Betting — ALCS: Astros Seek Clutch Outing From Verlander vs. Yanks

By Adam Burke
Oct 11, 2019 at 14:40

Some people would say that this is the World Series. The New York Yankees and the Houston Astros in the ALCS. Let’s be honest, the Los Angeles Dodgers were the best team by a large margin in the National League and they are now gone. However, unlike the last two postseasons, we’re back to seeing … Continue reading 2019 MLB Playoffs ALCS Preview & Prediction: New York Yankees vs. Houston Astros

By Adam Burke
Oct 10, 2019 at 10:38

The narrative is going to be that the Los Angeles Dodgers lost the NLDS. When you have one of the league’s largest payrolls and future Hall of Famer Clayton Kershaw gives up back-to-back home runs on back-to-back pitches to blow a lead, the takes are pretty one-sided. When the manager uses Kenta Maeda for one … Continue reading 2019 MLB Playoffs NLCS Preview & Prediction: Washington Nationals vs. St. Louis Cardinals

By Adam Burke
Oct 3, 2019 at 14:01

Things could not have gone much better for the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday night. They won the Wild Card Game 5-1 to advance to the ALDS. They got five respectable innings from Charlie Morton and didn’t have to use Blake Snell or Tyler Glasnow. The top of the lineup put together by manager Kevin … Continue reading 2019 MLB Playoffs ALDS Preview & Prediction: Tampa Bay Rays vs. Houston Astros

By Adam Burke
Oct 2, 2019 at 15:37

It is a very quick turnaround for the Washington Nationals, but nobody can really blame them for being so excited to win the Wild Card Game. An organization well-versed in the language of disappointment finally saw the tables turn on Tuesday night. It was a happy flight to Los Angeles instead of a sad goodbye … Continue reading 2019 MLB Playoffs NLDS Preview & Prediction: Washington Nationals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

By Adam Burke
Oct 1, 2019 at 21:31

The St. Louis Cardinals have not made the playoffs since 2015. Can you believe that? Despite winning at least 83 games the last three seasons, the Cardinals fell short of meaningful October baseball. That isn’t the case this season, as the Cardinals took down the NL Central for the first time since 2015, but the … Continue reading 2019 MLB Playoffs NLDS Preview & Prediction: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Atlanta Braves

By Adam Burke
Sep 30, 2019 at 14:42

The Tampa Bay Rays have extra incentive for Wednesday night’s Wild Card Game against the Oakland Athletics. That is a long flight for a one-game playoff. They’d surely like to fly to Houston after the game instead of make the long, quiet, five-hour flight right back home. Jokes aside, both teams have a lot of … Continue reading 2019 MLB Playoffs AL Wild Card Game Free Pick: Tampa Bay Rays at Oakland A’s

By Adam Burke
Sep 30, 2019 at 14:00

After 162 games, it all comes down to one. The Milwaukee Brewers had one of the best end-of-season stretches ever to secure a spot in the one-game National League Wild Card Game. The Washington Nationals got out of an early-season hole and will host the win or go home contest on Tuesday October 1 at … Continue reading 2019 MLB Playoffs NL Wild Card Game Free Pick: Milwaukee Brewers at Washington Nationals

By Allen Moody
Aug 28, 2019 at 19:36

Sides aren’t the only thing that are altered by Major League Baseball’s September call-ups. Totals are also affected to an extent, which makes sense, as some line-ups are filled with players who haven’t seen much, if any, action in the big leagues before.

By Allen Moody
Aug 28, 2019 at 18:14

The baseball landscape is about to change in a big way, as we near September and the usual September call-ups that take place.

By Adam Burke
Aug 18, 2019 at 12:20

Well, friends, we’ve made it to the end of the MLB picks & tips article for 2019. If you missed Friday’s announcement, I’ve made the tough, but reasonable decision to put all of my efforts on football and our daily editions of BangTheBook Radio

2019 MLB Betting Guide