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To get the fair money line the other way, on a home favorite Let's take a look at an example to see how to use the table. As always, the home team is listed last. So fair run line bets would be:. Assuming my analysis was correct, the house edge on the Yankees run line would be 4.
By the way, the actual score of the game was Yankees 6, Red Sox 4. The next table shows the fair run lines for home underdogs. The reason for the significant difference between it and the away underdog table above is because it is more valuable to get the extra 1. This is because the game will be over after any winning play by the home team in the 9th or later inning. Thus, there are a lot of games where the home team wins by one run. Alternate Totals It often happens when you want to make an over or under bet in baseball that there are two different totals available.
Of course, you have to pay a higher price if you want the half point to work in your favor. The price will depend on whether you are buying or selling an odd or an even number, because in baseball, odd totals are more common than even ones. During the zeros decade somebody please come up with a term for it , Hopefully I don't need to explain why. The following tables shows the fair equivalent price to pay for buying an extra half point off either an over or under bet.
To use the table, look up the line on the lower of the two lines if betting the under, and the higher if betting the over. Let's look at an example of how to use the table. In the Astros vs. Marlins game today Aug. Which is the better bet?
That means you should be indifferent between betting under 7. The actual MGM price was , so in this example the under 7. The next table shows the fair price to pay if you want to buy a half point off of an over bet. For example, in the same Astros vs. Marlins game, you can bet over 7. We should use 8 as the base line, because the alterative of 7. The Hilton price on over 7. If we assume under 10 to be fair, then the equivalent bet is under No denying Saquon Barkley's skills, but Giants goofed in drafting him at No.
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WWE Hell in a Cell results: A year later, they hit just. If Bogaerts experiences the same decline in , his average will fall to. Of course, that four-player sample size was skewed heavily by a particularly bad season from Victor Martinez. If you take Martinez out of the equation, the drop-off was only 8. That puts Bogaerts at a much more reasonable.
Miguel Cabrera , 1B, Detroit Tigers. He got off to a scorching start by hitting. When all was said and done, he added a fourth batting title to his Hall of Fame resume. Miggy has hit under.
One of those times came in when he hit. The other was in when his average fell to. He swung at just And get this—he only swung at Talk about having a good eye. Cabrera may as well have X-ray vision.