Listing Pitchers or Action

There are some aspects of baseball betting that can be difficult for novices to grasp but that can make a huge difference in results. One of the most important of those is the distinction between “action” and “listed pitcher” bets.  Check our betting glossary for more terms you might be unfamiliar with. When I place… Read More »

Baseball Betting Glossary with Slang Definitions & Terms

We want you to know what we are talking about when we get in depth with betting terminology, so use this gambling glossary to get comfortable with the vocabulary, slang and general lingo used by bettors. Baseball Betting Terms, Slang, Definitions & Vocabulary Action With baseball betting action means bets. Having action means having a… Read More »

Weather Conditions & Baseball Betting

Anytime a sport is being played outdoors the weather is going to be a factor.  Sometimes you will have perfect conditions, other times players will have to deal with bad temperatures, the wind, or precipitation.  Baseball is a sport that is played in all sorts of conditions. You can use this with your baseball handicapping… Read More »

Looking for Improved MLB Teams

Every MLB season sees at least one team surprise with a winning year that few people expected. While it may seem like these turnaround seasons come out of nowhere, I believe that they are actually very easy to predict.  And if you can do so then you’ll make some money betting baseball during the first… Read More »

Betting Starting Pitchers on Short Rest

In the 1968 World Series, Detroit Tigers left-hander Mickey Lolich was asked to pitch in Game 7 of the World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals on only two days rest. While Lolich later admitted he was almost out of gas, he pitched a complete game 4-1 victory over the Cardinals and ace Bob Gibson… Read More »

Money Management

Money management is the number one reason why most gamblers lose with their baseball betting.  It is just as, if not more important, than how many of your MLB picks win.  You might be following the best baseball handicappers in the world, but without proper money management you will end up with less money than… Read More »

Handicapping Bullpens

One of the most under-rated baseball handicapping strategies has to do with looking at bullpens.  A good and rested bullpen has a higher chance of protecting your team’s lead.  A bad bullpen will really play with your emotions.  Imagine your team ahead in the late innings, you can almost feel the money you won already… Read More »

Using MLB Matchups for Betting

Figuring out how a pitcher compares to a hitter comes down to much more than simple stats like ERA and batting average (learn how to calculate those stats). If you are going to bet baseball intelligently, these things should be considered.  But, if you really want to be good at MLB handicapping then you must… Read More »