How to Bet Baseball: Take Underdogs With High Totals

In the past, when we have written about how to bet baseball, we explained how underdogs with high totals have been profitable for sports bettors, but until now had not offered any evidence to support this assumption. The theory is very basic: high totals lead to more unpredictability and that volatility benefits the team receiving…

How Do Blowouts Affect NFL Point Spread Perception?

“You know how big it is, biggest game in the history of this franchise. It’ll be a big test for us and we’ll be ready to go.” Those were the comments from Texans’ star receiver Andre Johnson prior to last night’s much anticipated Monday Night Football match up with the New England Patriots. With a potential first-round…

Are NBA Teams Undervalued After a Loss?

We are now almost a month into the 2012-13 NBA season, and already there have been a surplus of fascinating story lines. After a shockingly slow start, the revamped Lakers fired head coach Mike Brown after just five games and tabbed former Knicks and Suns front man Mike D’Antoni as their new coach. The Wizards…