Do Off-Season Moves Influence MLB Win Totals?

With Spring Training underway, many sportsbooks have released their MLB win totals for the 2013 season.  Last week, 5Dimes became the first offshore book to join the party.  While many outlets have already compared the new offshore numbers to the Vegas casinos, we decided to take a different route. We used Baseball Prospectus’ projections for…

MLB Betting Trends – New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays

After a few days off for the 2011 All-Star Break, Major League Baseball returns to action with seven games Thursday. According to Sports Insights’ Betting Trends Data, the Yankees/Blue Jays game is the most heavily bet game of the day, in terms of the total number of bets. While this game is getting a lot of…

MLB Betting Trends – Toronto Blue Jays vs. New York Yankees

New York opened as a -165 favorite at Pinnacle and is currently receiving 76% of moneyline wagers. The heavy, public pounding of the Yankees has pushed the line up to -168 at Pinnacle and between -166 and -170 at the majority of market-setting sportsbooks. Not surprisingly, this game is currently the most heavily bet game,…