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  • World Series Game 2: San Francisco Giants at Kansas City Royals

    The San Francisco Giants jumped on James Shields early and often in Game 1 while Madison Bumgarner cruised along through his start. The Kansas City Royals are in a must-win situation in Game 2 to avoid going to San Francisco ...

  • MLB World Series Betting Trends

    All year long BangtheBook has offered Major League Baseball betting trends articles that have highlighted some of the key trends for each series. We hope this series of articles has helped you make more money this baseball se...

  • World Series Game 1: San Francisco Giants at Kansas City Royals MLB Pick

    The magical postseason for the Kansas City Royals, the first team to start the playoffs 8-0, resumes on Tuesday night when they host the San Francisco Giants in Game 1 of the World Series. It'll be Madison Bumgarner for the G...

  • National League Championship Series Game 5: St Louis Cardinals at San Francisco Giants MLB Pick

    There's something wrong with Adam Wainwright and he's trying to gut his way through the NLCS. On the other side, Madison Bumgarner is locked into a nice groove with three strong starts so far this postseason. In a critical Ga...

  • National League Championship Series Game 4: St Louis Cardinals at San Francisco Giants

    The San Francisco Giants will have the opportunity to go up 3-1 in the NLCS in Wednesday's crucial Game 4. A loss would turn it into a three-game series with two games in St. Louis in Games 6 and 7, so the Giants clearly want...

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  • MLB Betting Trends for Series Starting 9/11 and 9/12

    BangtheBook wants to give you more information to make your baseball bets winning ones this year. We will be posting this MLB trends article two times each week. Expect this article on Monday’s and Thursday’s of each week. This art...

  • ESPN Wednesday Night MLB Pick: Red Sox at Cardinals

    In a cruel twist of fate, Joe Kelly, who was the best man in Shelby Miller’s wedding, will take on his former team in his first start as a member of the Boston Red Sox. Miller, who was the best man in Kelly’s wedding, will be looki...

  • MLB Betting Trends for Series Starting 8/4 and 8/5

    MLB teams have successes and failures against other MLB teams all the time and some of the most notable trends can be profitable for those betting on baseball....

  • Post-MLB Trade Deadline Futures Update for August 1

    The Detroit Tigers added David Price, the Oakland Athletics added Jon Lester, the St. Louis Cardinals added John Lackey, and teams all across the league added pieces and parts in an attempt to enhance their postseason chances. The bett...

  • MLB Betting: Week 17 MLB Thoughts – How Strikeouts Affect MLB Betting

    Baseball statistics are meant to be viewed and analyzed over a large sample size, even though the game itself is broken down into individual matchups. Countless times we see good hitters fail to get the job done in key spots of the gam...

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