MLB Divisional Underdogs in Games with High Totals

On Tuesday afternoon, we released our annual MLB Betting Against the Public Report which details the sweet spot for contrarian betting. This strategy capitalizes on public perception and exploits artificially inflated lines by targeting teams that are being widely ignored by the majority of moneyline bettors. However, fading the public is just one betting strategy…

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Baseball is arguably the most profitable sport for professionals, as the strenuous 2,430-game MLB schedule creates ample opportunity for shrewd bettors to pinpoint and exploit mispriced lines. At Sports Insights, our team of analysts examines historical data, line moves, public betting patterns and our proprietary power ratings every day to identify the most profitable betting…

Which MLB Divisional Futures Are Offering Value?

Earlier this month, the offshore sportsbook BetOnline posted odds for all six division winners. The Chicago Cubs opened as the odds-on favorite (-500) to win the NL Central, while the Cleveland Indians opened as massive chalk (-350) to win the AL Central. [ Save 40% on Sportsbook Insider Pro with the MLB Early Bird Special ]…

2017 MLB Playoff Odds

The 2017 MLB season is scheduled to begin on Sunday, April 2 with three games, headlined by the World Series Champion Chicago Cubs facing off against the rivaled St. Louis Cardinals. As the start of the new season draws near, sportsbooks are shifting their focus from basketball to baseball with a number of different futures and…

2017 MLB Betting Against the Public Report

Past research has conclusively proven that betting against the public will produce a positive return on investment, although many bettors are confused about why this is such a successful strategy. Contrary to popular belief, oddsmakers do not attempt to balance their book by attracting 50 percent of the action on each side. Instead, they shade their…