8/6/2008 MLB Public Betting Trends, Odds, Spread & Pitching Matchups Print
Written by Anthony Rome   
Wednesday, 06 August 2008 06:08

Check out top public betting trends and tips, as well as find out which teams and pitchers are both hot and cold. Also, be sure to check out up to the minute live odds from online sports book SBG Global.

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Hot Pitchers
-- Brewers are 4-1 in Suppan's last five road starts.
-- Johnson is 5-0, 1.67 in his last five starts.
-- Lincecum has 2.89 RA in his last four starts.
-- Sanchez won his first '08 start 12-2 (two runs/5.2 IP). Kendrick has 2.13 RA in his last two starts.
-- Lowe is 2-1, 2.33 in his last four starts.
-- Karstens shut Cubs out for six innings, winning his first start for Pirates, 3-0 at Wrigley.

-- Raysa re 8-1 at home when Kazmir starts.
-- Olsen is 2-0, 3.14 in his last couple starts. Santana has a 3.00 RA in his last four starts.
-- Blackburn is 2-2, 3.22 in his last six starts.

Cold Pitchers
-- Reds are 0-7 when Bailey starts (0-5, 8.71).
-- Marquis is 0-2, 6.00 in his last three starts. Astros are 3-10 on the road when Backe starts.
-- James is 0-3, 11.37 in his last three starts.
-- Martinez has 6.75 RA in his last six starts. Baek is 1-2, 6.00 in his last four starts.
-- Pineiro is 0-1, 8.31 in his last four starts.
-- Rockies are 1-4 in last five Francis starts (1-2, 6.67). Perez has 6.81 RA in his last seven road starts.

-- Indians lost six of Sowers' seven road starts.
-- Mariners are 2-7 at home when Washburn starts.
-- Gio Gonzalez finally makes his Oakland debut; he was 8-7, 4.24 in 22 starts at AAA Sacramento. Marcum is 0-2, 9.15 in his last four starts.
-- Ponson allowed seven runs in 5+ IP vs Texas July 2; he made nine starts for Rangers this spring before they dumped him due to off-field concerns. Hunter allowed six runs in five IP in his first 2008 start, a game Rangers later won, 9-8.
-- Hochevar is 1-4, 7.36 in his last six starts. Red Sox lost seven of last eight Wakefield road starts.
-- Danks has 7.23 RA in his last four starts. Verlander is 1-3, 7.48 against the White Sox this season.

Hot Teams
-- Cubs won eight of their last ten games. Astros won seven of their last nine games.
-- Phillies won seven of their last nine games. Florida is 9-4 in its last thirteen road games.
-- Dodgers are 8-5 in their last thirteen road games.
-- Nationals won four of last five games. Colorado is 12-3 in its last fifteen home games.
-- Diamondbacks are 11-4 in their last fifteen games.

-- Toronto is 12-4 in its last sixteen home games.
-- Rays are 40-10 in last 50 home games.
-- Rangers are 10-5 in their last fifteen home games.
-- Red Sox won four of their last five games. Royals won seven of their last nine games.
-- Mariners won last three games, scoring 27 runs.

Cold Teams
-- Brewers lost seven of their last ten games. Reds lost nine of their last eleven games.
-- Mets lost five of seven games last week. Padres lost five of their last six games.
-- Cardinals lost six of their last eight home games.
-- Pirates are 3-8 since the Nady/Marte trade.
-- Braves lost eight of their last eleven games. Giants lost eight of last twelve home games.

-- Indians lost five of their last seven road games.
-- Oakland is 2-17 in its last nineteen games.
-- Bronx lost seven of its last ten games.
-- White Sox lost six of their last nine games. Tigers lost five games in row, allowing 39 runs.
-- Orioles are 6-9 in their last fifteen games. Angels lost three of their last four games.
-- Minnesota lost three of its last four games.

Totals
-- Seven of last nine Cub games went over the total.
-- Over is 14-5-2 in Florida's last twenty-one road games.
-- Under is 7-0-1 in last eight Milwaukee road games.
-- Over is 10-3 in Mets' last thirteen games.
-- Five of last seven Dodger games stayed under the total.
-- Over is 4-1-1 in last six games at Coors Field.
-- Over is 4-2 in Arizona's last six home games.
-- Under is 8-3 in Giants' last eleven games.

-- Under is 13-1-1 in Oakland's last fifteen road games.
-- Under is 6-2 in Cleveland's last eight road games.
-- Over is 10-1 in last eleven Bronx games.
-- Under is 5-2 in Boston's last seven road games.
-- Over is 6-1 in White Sox' last seven home games.
-- Over is 21-7-1 in Orioles' last 29 road games.
-- Six of last eight Minnesota road games went over the total.

Umpires
-- Mil-Cin-- Six of last eight Layne games went over the total.
-- Hst-Chi-- Underdog is 5-1 in last six Foster games; the under is 11-4 in his last fifteen games behind dish.
-- Pitt-Az-- Over is 9-3 in last dozen Timmons games.
-- Atl-SF-- Home side is 15-6 in last 21 Cousins games.
-- Fla-Phil-- Last five Iassogna games all went over the total.
-- SD-NY-- Six of last nine Dreckman games stayed under total.
-- LA-StL-- Over is 10-3-1 in last fourteen Guccione games.
-- Wsh-Col-- Over is 13-5 in last 18 McClelland games.

-- Cle-TB-- Under is 7-3 in West's last ten games.
-- Blt-LA-- Under is 10-3 in last thirteen Runge games.
-- Min-Sea-- Three of last four Marsh games stayed under.
-- A's-Tor-- Over is 11-3-1 in last fifteen Holbrook games.
-- NY-Tex-- Under is 14-3-1 in last eighteen Davidson games.
-- Bos-KC-- Underdog won eight of last ten Demuth games.
-- Det-Chi-- Four of last five Hallion games stayed under total.

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