Edwards vs. Hamlin Odds
According to oddsmakers at online sports book Bodog Hamlin is favored to win the matchup with odds of –175 while Johnson has odds of +135.
Hamlin will start fourth on Sunday while Edwards qualified fifth. Edwards is first in the standings with one win and seven top 5’s while Hamlin is in 11th place. Hamlin is winless on the year with two top-5 finishes.
Hamlin has the edge at this track as he has four wins and an average finish of 8.2. His track rating at Pocono is 119.2, which is the best of any driver in the series. Edwards has two victories with an average finish of 12.4. His driver rating at this track is 98.6, which ranks sixth amongst current drivers
2011 5-Hour Energy 500 Matchup Odds – Carl Edwards vs. Denny Hamlin – June 12, 2011
Denny Hamlin –170
Carl Edwards +135