Analyzing the Futures Market Following the MLB Trade Deadline

The trade deadline passed yesterday at 4PM eastern time with a flurry of trades — some of which came down to the final seconds. Big names including Jonathan Broxton, Hunter Pence, Shane Victorino and Ryan Dempster all switched teams, but not every big trade waited until the last minute. Within the last two weeks the Angels added a former…

MLB Marketwatch – Colorado Rockies vs. Philadelphia Phillies

Welcome to the 2012 edition of MLB Marketwatch, where the team at Sports Insights gives sports fans unprecedented insight into the MLB betting market. Every week we analyze the sports betting marketplace to pinpoint which games the public is chasing and which the sharps are pounding. Overall Record: 6-4 (+4.07 units) The goal of this…

MLB Betting Trends – Boston Red Sox vs. Philadelphia Phillies

In Tuesday’s series opener, Philadelphia opened as a -120 favorite at Olympic and is receiving 56% of moneyline wagers. With Josh Beckett facing off against Cliff Lee, it’s no surprise to see this game as one of the most heavily bet games of the day. According the Sports Insights’ Betting Trends data, moneyline wagers are…