Archive | October, 2015

NFL: Green Bay Packers at Denver Broncos Preview & Betting Picks

Aaron RodgersWith perfection on the line, the (6-0) Green Bay Packers meet the (6-0) Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, in a matchup of two of the NFL’s five remaining undefeated teams (8.30pm ET, Sunday).

With both teams coming off a bye and primed to continue both their offensive and defensive successes, it appears on face value to be more …

World Series Preview: New York Mets vs Kansas City Royals Betting Picks

Daniel MurphyIt is 2,430 regular season and 31 playoff games later and we’re finally at the zenith of the 2015 MLB season. The winners of their respective division pennants, the New York Mets and Kansas City Royals meet in the World Series, looking for the ultimate prize, their first championship in just about 30 years (Game one, 8pm ET Tuesday on Fox).

For the Mets, this journey goes back to 1986 when New York defeated the more …

NFL: Baltimore Ravens at Arizona Cardinals Betting Picks Preview

Carson PalmerIt’s a huge Monday night match-up as the (4-2) Arizona Cardinals welcome the (1-5) Baltimore Ravens to University of Phoenix Stadium for this week’s NFC West vs AFC North showdown (8:30pm ET).

For the Ravens, the playoffs are most likely out of reach as the division is led by the undefeated Cincinnati Bengals and 4-2 Pittsburgh Steelers, who just defeated the more …

NLCS: New York Mets at Chicago Cubs Game 3 Preview & Picks

Kyle HendricksFor the Chicago Cubs, it may not quite be win or go home, but down two games to none to the New York Mets, at Wrigley Field, where the series is now headed it might as well be (8:07pm ET, Tuesday). Only once in the sport’s long and storied history has a team come back from a 3-0 deficit.

But the Mets, who haven’t been to the playoffs since 2000, will be looking to more …

NLCS: Chicago Cubs vs New York Mets Preview & Betting Picks

Jon LesterThe New York Mets and Chicago Cubs face off in the National League Championship Series (NLCS) with the NL pennant and a spot in the World Series up for grabs, which would be the first for either team since 2000 (Game 1: 8.05pm ET, Saturday).

In the regular season, the Cubs were a perfect 7-0 against the Mets, outscoring New York by 16 runs. But this was a more …

ALDS Game 4: Toronto Blue Jays at Texas Rangers Preview & Betting Picks

RA DickeyDespite the surprising start of the Texas Rangers in the win or go home game three, the Toronto Blue Jays pulled out the victory and ensured their playoff run lasts at least one more day. Still down 2-1 however, Toronto will have to do it all again today if they hope to have a shot at game five and a chance to reach the ALCS (4.05pm ET Monday).

In front of a sold out Rogers Centre crowd, enjoying their first more …

NLDS: New York Mets at LA Dodgers Preview & Betting Picks

Jacob DeGromWith the wildcard games already played, the MLB fandom turns its attention to the true start of the postseason, the divisional series. One of these series, in the NLDS, will be between two 90+ game/divisional winners as the New York Mets travel to the Los Angeles Dodgers in the best-of-five series (game one: 9:45pm ET Friday on TBS).

After their best season in over 10 years, the Mets finally booked a return trip to more …

NL Wildcard: Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates Betting Picks Preview

Jake ArrietaThis season the NL West was the best division in baseball with three of the four teams finishing with 97 or more wins. Two of those teams, the Pittsburgh Pirates and Chicago Cubs, meet for the 20th time this year to determine who will advance in the NL playoffs and earn a spot against fellow NL West competitor, the 100-win St. Louis Cardinals (8.05pm ET, Wednesday).

Here is our preview with betting picks advice for this one and done more …

AL Wildcard: Houston Astros at New York Yankees Preview & Betting Picks

Masahiro TanakaThe 2015 MLB season has officially come to a close but the postseason is only just beginning. The first game, and the subject of this preview, is between the New York Yankees and Houston Astros as they head to Yankee Stadium with a spot in the wildcard round on the line (8:05pm ET, Tuesday).

The Yankees spent most of the year at the top of the AL East more …