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Big Al's Daily Angle: MLB, CFL, UEFA Euro 2024 and Copa America 2024 Previews and Odds - 06/23/2024

by Big Al Staff

Sunday, Jun 23, 2024

The Sunday sports card features MLB, CFL, UEFA Euro 2024, and Copa America 2024 action.Major League Baseball has 14 games on its schedule. The Philadelphia Phillies host the Arizona Diamondbacks on the Roku Channel at 11:35 a.m. ET as a -198 money-line favorite, with the total set at 9.5 (all odds from DraftKings unless indicated otherwise). Two more MLB games throw out the first pitch at 1:35 p.m. ET. The Pittsburgh Pirates play at home against the Tampa Bay Rays as a -155 money-line favorite with an over/under of 8. The New York Yankees are at home against the Atlanta Braves as a -112 money-line favorite with a total of 8.5. Four MLB games start at 1:40 p.m. ET. The Cincinnati Reds host the Boston Red Sox as a -166 money-line favorite with an over/under of 9.5. The Cleveland Guardians play at home against the Toronto Blue Jays as a -112 money-line favorite with a total of 9. The Detroit Tigers are at home against the Chicago White Sox as a -180 money-line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. The Seattle Mariners travel to Miami to play the Marlins as a -175 money-line road favorite with a total of 7.5. The Houston Astros host the Baltimore Orioles at 2:10 p.m. ET as a -125 money-line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. The St. Louis Cardinals play at home against the San Francisco Giants at 2:15 p.m. ET as a -125 money-line favorite with a total of 7. The Texas Rangers are at home against the Kansas City Royals at 2:35 p.m. ET as a -155 money-line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. The Washington Nationals play in Colorado against the Rockies at 3:10 p.m. ET as a -125 money-line road favorite with a total of 11. The Minnesota Twins are in Oakland to play the A’s at 4:07 p.m. ET as a -180 money-line road favorite with an over/under of 8. The San Diego Padres host the Milwaukee Brewers at 4:10 p.m. ET as a -135 money-line favorite with a total of 8. Sunday Night Baseball on ESPN has the Chicago Cubs play at home against the New York Mets at 7:10 p.m. ET. The Cubs are a -118 money-line favorite.Week 3 in the Canadian Football League concludes with one game. The Saskatchewan Roughriders are at home against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on the CBS Sports Network at 7:00 p.m. ET as a 2.5-point favorite with an over/under of 50.5.The UEFA Euro 2024 continues with two matches at 3:00 p.m. ET. Hungary faces Scotland on FS1 in a pick ‘em match with a total of 2.5 (all soccer odds from DraftKings). Germany plays Switzerland on Fox as a -0.5 goal-line favorite with an over/under of 2.5. The Copa America 2024 continues with two matches on Fox. The US Men’s National Team battles Bolivia at 6:00 p.m. ET as a -2 goal-line favorite with a total of 3. Uruguay goes against Panama at 9:00 p.m. ET as a -1.5 goal-line favorite with an over/under of 2.5. 

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Mystical Washington Suddenly Making Bettors Money

by Vegas Writer

Saturday, Jun 22, 2024

The Washington Mystics might have the worst record in the league, sitting at 3-13, but they've been one of the most profitable teams after covering 10 of their 16 games.Washington's 10-6 ATS mark ranks third in the WNBA, behind Minnesota (12-3 SU, 11-4 ATS) and Phoenix (8-7, 10-5).Washington, which lost its first 12 games of the season, has covered five of its last six after Saturday's impressive 97-69 outright home win over the Dallas Wings. The Mystics opened a 1.5-point home favorite, but the betting market drove the number 4.5 points to the Wings laying -3 on the road.My WNBA Dog of the Month cashed in easily, as I told you the Mystics' defense has improved dramatically since June 11.After holding the Wings to 69 points on 39.4% shooting, the Mystics rank third in the league in holding their four opponents to 76.5 points per game on a league fourth-lowest 65% shooting in that span.The Mystics have also seen their offensive production improve, increasing their output from 72.5 points after their first 10 games, to 86.5 points over their last six games. The improvement has helped five of the last six Mystics games sail over the posted total.Seattle is up next with a 9-6 ATS record, followed by Indiana and Caitlin Clark with a 9-8 spread mark.In the middle of the pack are Los Angeles (8-8-1), Connecticut (7-8) and Chicago (6-8).Next up is banged-up Dallas (6-9), a top-four team last season and heads into Sunday's rematch in Washington mired in a 10-game losing skid on the floor while they've failed to cover eight of its last nine.The bottom three teams are New York (6-11) and Las Vegas and Atlanta, who are both 5-9 at the window.

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Big Al's Daily Angle: MLB, CFL, UEFA Euro 2024, and Copa America 2024 Previews and Odds - 06/22/2024

by Big Al Staff

Saturday, Jun 22, 2024

The Saturday sports card features MLB, CFL, UEFA Euro 2024, and Copa America 2024 action.The Saturday card in Major League Baseball has 15 games on its schedule. The Detroit Tigers host the Chicago White Sox at 1:10 p.m. ET as a -155 money-line favorite, with the total set at 9. The St. Louis Cardinals play at home against the San Francisco Giants at 2:15 p.m. ET as a -115 money-line favorite with an over/under of 8.5. The Chicago Cubs are at home against the New York Mets on FS1 at 2:20 p.m. ET as a -115 money-line favorite. Three MLB games throw out the first pitch at 4:05 p.m. ET. The Texas Rangers host the Kansas City Royals as a -140 money-line favorite at BetMGM with a total of 8. The Philadelphia Phillies play at home against the Arizona Diamondbacks as a -238 with an over/under of 8.5. The Tampa Bay Rays travel to Pittsburgh to play the Pirates, with both teams priced at -110 with a total of 8.5. The Minnesota Twins play in Oakland against the A’s as a -166 money-line road favorite with an over/under of 8.5.Four MLB games start at 4:10 p.m. ET. The Boston Red Sox are in Cincinnati to play the Reds as a -125 money-line road favorite with a total of 9.5. The Cleveland Guardians are at home against the Toronto Blue Jays as a -135 money-line favorite with an over/under of 9. The Seattle Mariners visit Miami to play the Marlins as a -170 money-line road favorite with a total of 7.5. The Baltimore Orioles play in Houston against the Astros as a -148 money-line road favorite with an over/under of 8. Two MLB games on Fox regional television coverage begin at 7:15 p.m. ET. The New York Mets host the Atlanta Braves as a -135 money-line favorite with a total of 9. The San Diego Padres play at home against the Milwaukee Brewers as a -115 money-line favorite with an over/under of 9. The Washington Nationals are in Colorado to play the Rockies at 9:10 p.m. ET as a -112 money-line road favorite with a total of 10.5. The Los Angeles Dodgers are at home against the Los Angeles Angels at 10:10 p.m. ET.Week 3 in the Canadian Football League continues with one game. The Toronto Argonauts host the Edmonton Oilers on the CBS Sports Network at 7:00 p.m. ET as a 4-point favorite with an over/under of 49.5. The UEFA Euro 2024 continues with three matches. The Czech Republic plays Georgia on Fubo TV at 9:00 a.m. ET as a -0.5 goal-line favorite with a total of 2.5. Portugal battles Turkey on Fox at noon ET as a -1 goal-line favorite with an over/under of 2.5. Belgium faces Romania on Fox at 3:00 p.m. ET as a -1 goal-line favorite with a total of 2.5. The Copa America 2024 continues with two matches on FS1. Ecuador goes against Venezuela at 6:00 p.m. ET as a -0.5 goal-line favorite with an over/under of 2. Mexico challenges Jamaica at 9:00 p.m. ET as a -1 goal-line favorite with a total of 2.5.

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