MLB Betting Guide Articles

 Why I am Better than You Part 4
Posted by mlbmodel@mlbmodel.com on Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 09:38

JUST SAY NO


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 Why I am Better than You Part 3
Posted by Rob Penn on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 09:13

 

Why I am Better at Sports Betting than YOU 

Article 3 of 10

 

Walking Dead

 

I’m dead inside: You hang on every play. You live for the thrill. You die with the loses and cheer the wins. I might not even watch.


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 Why I am Better than You Part 2
Posted by mlbmodel@mlbmodel.com on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 09:06

 

Why I am Better at Sports Betting than YOU 

Article 2 of 10

 

Have a Short Memory 

 


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 Intro to Golf and Golf Betting
Posted by FriedEggPaulie on Monday, July 9, 2018 - 11:30

Basic Golf Terminology:

  • Par: an established expected score per hole. Par in aggregate for the round is the sum of all 18 holes. Most courses are a par 70, 71 or 72. A typical course will have 4 par 3’s, 10 par 4’s and 4 par 5’s. Most courses are a slight variation of this setup.

  • Birdie: one shot better than par on a hole


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 Baseball Betting 101: Types of Bets
Posted by Rob Penn on Monday, July 9, 2018 - 00:07

Money Line

Unlike NBA and NFL where bettors typically wager against-the-spread (ATS), MLB bettors primarily rely on moneyline (ML) wagers. The moneyline in MLB is usually a dime line, which in general, is the lowest vigorish of all the major sports. What a dime line means is if a team is -140, the dog would typically be +130 (a difference of 10 cents, hence “dime”). Granted, at many of your recreational books (square books), you may still see them hanging 15-20 cent lines, since players at those books don’t know any better. With that being said, the global MLB market trades at 10 cents.


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 MLB Model's +EV MLB Betting
Posted by Rob Penn on Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 23:45

Possibly the most overused statement in life right now is declaring something to be +/-EV. For Example: “Eating that spicy fish sauce was -EV for my ass,” meaning said ass is not doing so well because of the spicy fish sauce.


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 Baseball Betting 101: Understanding MLB Betting Odds
Posted by Rob Penn on Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 23:39

I think one of the single biggest misunderstandings that the DFS community and the general public has is where betting odds come from and how they are shaped. To be clear: THEY DO NOT COME FROM VEGAS! To understand betting odds it is important to understand the life cycle of a line.


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 Why I am Better than You
Posted by mlbmodel@mlbmodel.com on Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 22:53

 

Why I am Better at Sports Betting than YOU

Article 1 of 10

 

Don’t be a loser like Joe


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