LG Twins (Cha) (+125) – The Twins will be taking on their cross town rival and defending champion Doosan Bears. They will be facing a familiar foe who they had success against last season in the Bears starting pitcher, Raul Alcantara. Alcantara went 0-4 against the Twins last season with a 6.38 earned run average. Woo-Chan Cha will start for the Twins and he pitched 27.1 innings against the Bears last season and had a 3.32 earned run average. All of the average bettors will be putting their money down on the Bears at -165 but they have no idea that Alcantara went 0-4 against the Twins last season. Let’s take the value at +125 with the Twins as underdogs.
LG Twins 8 Doosan Bears 2 – this was our first underdog bet and what great value. As we talked about in the analysis yesterday, the Twins got to Alcantara again. The Twins took a 3-2 lead into the bottom of the 8th inning when they exploded for 5 runs to slam the door shut on their cross town rival. The Doosan Bears were the most popular moneyline bet for bettors in America due to the fact that they are the defending champs and were heavy favorites. This pick is a great example of the value that we offer our members, no one else had any idea that the Twins had such good success against Alcantara last year. They went in to this game confident and it showed. Great win on the moneyline between +125 and +160 depending on what sportsbook you use.