Ron Patrick -

Baltimore has taken the first two games of this series, including a 4-3 decision Wednesday. This handicapper knows which betting trends are crucial to pay attention to for the best MLB pick.

Willie Bee -

The Dodgers take aim at a sweep of the Braves in the final game of the Thursday's baseball betting card, and LA will have its ace on the mound as a $2 favorite.

Ron Patrick -

1st place meets last place when Washington & Philadelphia meet for a four-game series at Nationals Park, starting Thursday night @ 7:05 pmET. Here are our preview and picks on this game.

Ross Benjamin -

Can the Braves put a halt to the recent dominance of Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers? Read what our MLB betting odds expert has to say about the most logical sports wager you can make today.

Joe Catalano -

To nobody’s surprise, the Pirates are a -113 betting favorite and the total is listed at 8.5 runs. A Jeff Locke (2-2, 3.54) vs. Josh Collmenter (8-5,4.03) pitching matchup leads me to believe that we can see a lot of offense in this game.

LT Profits Sports Group -

Each day LT Profits Sports seeks an MLB overlay that has a better chance of cashing than its odds, offering long term value. Here is their Underdog Value Play for Thursday.

 

LT Profits Sports Group -

Each day the LT Profits Sports Group seeks out an MLB total that does not add up and offers the most value that day. Here is their Total Value Play of the Day for Thursday.

 

Matthew Jordan -

The chase for the AL pennant might have included as many as 6 teams before Thursday's trade deadline. Now, however, there are 2 clear superpowers in Detroit and Oakland, and they are heavy pennant favorites on MLB odds.

Matthew Jordan -

While the rest of the NL made minor moves, the defending division champion Cardinals made a 1-2 punch to fortify their rotation. Here's an update on their betting odds as they stand now.

Posters' Poll: Top Sportsbooks
#1 5Dimes (SBR rating A+) 129 pts
#2 Pinnacle (SBR rating A+) 68 pts
#3 Heritage (SBR rating A+) 63 pts
#4 Bet365 (SBR rating A+) 40 pts
#5 Bookmaker (SBR rating A+) 35 pts

Best Total Bets 1st Half 2014