2014 MLB Season Win Totals Comparison

We’re into March Madness just as much as you, but with the number of teams in the tournament dwindling, it’s time to look forward to America’s pastime.  Naturally, every team’s optimistic prior to the season but sportsbooks and prognosticators give us their indications of the teams we can expect to see in the hunt for…

2014 MLB Early Bird Special

While baseball is arguably the most profitable sport for professionals, the strenuous 2,430-game MLB schedule makes it difficult for most bettors to pinpoint betting value every day. Sports Insights’ team of analysts examines historical data, line moves, public betting patterns and our proprietary power ratings each day to identify the most profitable betting opportunities throughout…

How to Win With MLB Steam Moves

Sports Insights defines a steam move as sudden, drastic and uniform line movement across the entire sports betting marketplace. Steam is the result of a sudden overload of money placed at multiple sportsbooks and, in most cases, occurs due to betting groups, betting syndicates and a few key players with the resources to bet heavily at…

2014 MLB Season Win Totals

With all pitchers and catchers now reported to Spring Training, sportsbooks have begun releasing 2014 MLB Season Win Totals.  Las Vegas Hilton and Atlantis Casino in Reno were the first two books to post, with Sportsbook.com posting their own win totals shortly thereafter. We decided to look at how these oddsmaker projections compared to non-betting…

2014 MLB Futures Comparison

With an abundance of unsigned free agents still available on the open market, it may surprise many to find out that baseball season is right around the corner. The Arizona Diamondbacks get things started with pitchers and catchers reporting on February 6, and Spring Training officially opens just one week later on the 13th. Even…

MLB Playoff Betting: Rest or Rust?

Every year in the MLB playoffs, a team will quickly win their series and then have to wait around to see who their opponent will be. Immediately, the topic on TV, radio, and newspapers online becomes “Rest or Rust?”. Some will argue that the team has lost their momentum and will look flat to open the…