90 Results for year: 2018

The Open Championship: Players, Picks, Preview and Projections

Breaking Down Carnoustie and Betting the Open Championship Our Countdown to Carnoustie continues and it’s time to get on the tee and make the big shots with our preview, picks and projections after analyzing the players and profiles. Our momentum in the majors continues after producing profit at the U.S. Open, which followed one of my best-ever results at the Masters with more match-up winners. When determining players of interest in tournament and group match-ups, and contenders to ... More

Take A Break: Fatigue Takes Over At WSOP Main Event Final Table

Walking through the convention halls at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas during the World Series of Poker is quite an experience. Getting inside the ropes next to the poker players and tables to watch and record the hands as they unfold is a privilege I've experienced as a credentialed media member. But if you can’t attend the WSOP, poker fans can enjoy the Main Event broadcast coverage on ESPN and live stream on PokerGO. This past weekend, the Main Event final table ... More

MLB Post All-Star Break Betting Situations

Winning Teams and Contrary Baseball Betting Situations The 2018 All-Star break has arrived and Nationals Stadium in Washington, DC will host the 89th All-Star game July 17. Some historically strong performances highlighted the first half of the season as four American League teams played at least .600 baseball – Boston Red Sox (68-30), New York Yankees (62-33), Houston Astros (64-35), and Seattle Mariners (58-39). The Chicago Cubs (55-36) enter the All-Star break with the best record in the ... More

Top Contenders Odds to Win at Carnoustie and Open Championship

Carnoustie a Best Course - Open Prep Events Including Scottish Open Carnoustie Golf Links ranks among the best courses in Scotland, and as I mentioned in my Open prep Countdown to Carnoustie, the championship course is regarded by most as the toughest test. Weather plays a pivotal role at the Open, but if it remains modest in both rain and wind, Carnoustie will be a hard but fair test. The fairways are more flat than other links courses, so uneven lies are not as common. This link will give ... More

Countdown to Carnoustie and the Open Championship

Carnoustie Regarded as Toughest Course on Open Rota and a Most Memorable Venue In 1999, the course became known as “Carnasty” after 101 scores were posted of 80 or higher during the Open Championship at Carounstie in Angus, Scotland. That included 89 and 83 by 19-year old Sergio Garcia, who was making his Open debut and cried like a little boy after being overmatched at the historic championship venue at Carnoustie Golf Links, the hardest links course on the Open rota. The Royal and ... More

Big Bertha $10 Million Made-for-TV Match-Up: Woods vs. Mickelson

Woods vs. Mickelson $10 Million Winner-Take-All Match-Play Event in the Making We’ve seen this before, and I’m not talking about Woods vs. Mickelson competing on the golf course. It’s the big money events that grab the attention of sports fans, bettors and the broadcast media networks. The sponsors and advertisers ante-up, the media and promotors hype up the event and social media gets in on the action with opinions flying faster and blasting farther than the golf balls Tiger and Phil ... More

In the Money at the WSOP Main Event

Cashing in, Raising and Bluffing to the WSOP Final Table The 49th Annual World Series of Poker Main Event continues at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, and less than 1,200 players remained as they took their seats for the start of day 4 Sunday. Play resumed with blinds starting at 3,000/6,000 and a 1,000 ante, and by the end of play Sunday night, less than 350 players remained with blinds up to 10,000/20,000 and a 3,000 ante. The money payouts started at $15,000 for those ... More

Betting Baseball: High Scoring Teams and Situations

MLB Perfect Betting Situation and High Scoring Teams The Red Sox (59-29) and Yankees (56-28) continue their American League East battle as the two rivals boast the best records in baseball winning at a greater than 66% clip. One of those teams is going to end up as a wild card and forced to play a 1-game sudden death playoff game. A flawed system? Last year New York won 91 games and beat the Twins 8-4 in the wild card playoff game after falling behind 3-0 in the first inning, and then New York ... More