MLB Sports Betting and the Prospects For Pittsburgh Pirates posted by Pirates Fan
The MLB is one of the most exiting areas that analysts are paying attention to this season. Like most people you probably love betting on favorites, however this is hardly ever a good strategy as statistics show they lose quite often in the major leagues. You could also toss a coin and bet based purely based on chance, this is also not a very good option.
The best thing is to take time to learn about the team and look for patterns that you can use to make intelligence guesses and decide if the odds are worth betting on. The MLB should keep you busy this year. There have been a number of transfers from major teams and a few more changes expected which could prove to be tricky for bookers.
Pittsburgh Pirates prospects throughout 2012 have been modest without any major changes that excited the fans. They still have odds worth considering even for those who are not fans. Some sportsbooks have quoted odds of about 50/1 for them to win the World Series. They started the year with the signing of Jason Grill who is their new closer and they then took in Mark Melacon after selling Hanrahan.
There are still acquisitions expected to be made in January 2013. With Gerrit Cole being quoted one of the new prospects for 2013, a lot of things could happen this season. The Pirates have taken some bold chances and the odds may change dramatically as the season progresses.
If sports betting is something that you wish to develop your interest in then it is essential to actually understand how bookmakers work and how odds are calculated. There is always an element of luck involved, but as with all forms of gambling - bookmakers or casino, the odds are never usually in your favour.Continue reading "MLB Sports Betting and the Prospects ..."