2011 MLB Betting Systems Preview

2011 MLB Betting Systems Preview

While most people associate the month of March with college basketball and the NCAA Tournament, it also includes the official start to the 2011 MLB season. MLB has consistently been one of Sports Insights’ most profitable sports when applying our Betting Against the Public strategy.

This article highlights which MLB Betting Systems have produced profits and how you can maximize your units won for the 2011 season.

Steam Moves

MLB Steam Moves, triggered at Pinnacle, have ranked #1 in each of the past four seasons, in terms of units won. The following table shows three of our most profitable sportsbooks for MLB Steam Moves from 2007-10.

Sportsbook 2010 2009 2008 2007
Pinnacle +29.47 units +45.57 units +21.11 units +16.04 units
5Dimes +19.05 units +15.0 units +15.89 units +2.86 units
ABC +23.04 units +2.61 units -0.09 units +11.23 units

 

Smart Money

Similar to Steam Moves, multiple sportsbooks for MLB Smart Money Plays have provided winning records over the past four seasons. The following table shows three of our most profitable sportsbooks for MLB Smart Money Plays from 2007-10. (Sports Insights did not begin triggering MLB Smart Money Plays at BetOnline until the 2009 season.)

Sportsbook 2010 2009 2008 2007
BetOnline +6.89 units +15.10 units n/a n/a
BetUS +7.77 units +8.02 units +18.14 units +2.25 units
WSEX +10.29 units +3.81 units +2.69 units +7.71 units

Square Plays

Sports Insights’ Betting Against the Public strategy has proven to be very profitable for baseball bettors over the past seven seasons. The table below shows the performance of MLB Square Plays from 2004-10:

Year Record
2010 +21.43 units
2009 +38.98 units
2008 ++38.78 units
2007 +14.67 units
2006 -15.89 units
2005 +6.29 units
2004 +20.63 units
Overall +124.89 units

Best Bets

MLB Best Bets are handpicked by the Sports Insights staff from our portfolio of Betting Systems and have been released to our Premium Pro members since 2008. The table below shows the performance of these plays:

Year Record
2010 +3.19 units
2009 +34.04 units
2008 +47.41 units
Overall +84.64 units

Sports Insights’ Betting Systems, including Steam Moves, Smart Money Plays, Square Plays and Best Bets are included in our Premium Pro membership.

 

Historical Betting Odds Downloadable Database

For those of you interested in doing independent research, make sure to check out our MLB Historical Betting Odds Database that includes opening/closing odds, final scores and our proprietary betting trends data for the 2004-10 seasons.