Baseball Betting Lines
A wager on Philadelphia would win $105 for every $100 wagered or $10.50 for every $10. A $10 wager would return $20.50. The number at the far right (9 ½) is the Total (Over/Under) on the game. This is the combined number of runs scored by both teams.
What do odds +200 mean?
When a money line is a positive number then the odds are the amount you would win if you were to bet $100 and were correct. For example, a money line of +200 would mean that you would make a profit of $200 if you bet $100 and were correct. That’s also equivalent to fractional odds of 2/1 and decimal odds of 3.
What does +1.5 mean in baseball betting?
How do Run Lines Work in MLB Betting? With a run line, the standard spread is always 1.5 runs. The favorite will be -1.5 runs and will need to win by two or more to be graded as a successful bet. The underdog is +1.5 and will have to win the game or lose by just a single run to earn a payout.
What does +2.5 mean baseball?
A team at +2.5 is getting 2.5 runs. The plus sign means they are getting 2.5 runs added to their final score. So if they lose 5-3, you add 2.5 runs to their total and now the bet wins 5.5 to 5. You can also make it so the favored team can lose by up to two runs or that the underdog can win by 3 runs.
What does a +7 spread mean?
What does +7 spread mean? If the spread is seven points for a game, it means the underdog is getting seven points, noted as +7 on the odds. A team posted at -7 is the favorite and is laying seven points.
Why would you bet on negative odds?
Negative odds denote favored teams. This also means that your wager won’t profit as much as it would if it was a positive number although you’re more likely to win the bet.
How much do I win if I bet $100 on odds?
Odds of 1/3 will pay only 33.33 percent of the amount risked, so a bet of $100 would profit $33.33 if it should win. Odds of 1/1 will pay the same amount risked, so a bet of $100 would profit $100 if it should win.
What does +450 mean in odds?
So, a -450 number would mean that you would have to bet $450 in order to win $100 in profit back. On the other hand, an odds number with a “plus” in front of it means that the team or player is an underdog.
What are +100 odds?
A +100 odds line, on the other hand, means that you have the opportunity to win the same amount that you are wagering. Making a $100 wager at +100 odds means that you could win $100 on that bet. Worth noting is that sportsbooks are always looking to make money, and sports betting is a form of gambling.
Whats does +1.5 run line mean?
Run Line Betting in baseball almost mimics NFL Spread Betting exactly, which is the most popular type of football betting. The line for baseball run lines is 1.5. With a 1.5 run line you will be able to place a wager on the favored team to win by 2 runs or more, or the underdog team to lose by 1 run or to win the game.
What does over 9 mean in baseball?
This means that if both teams score 9 or more combined runs the result counts as Over. If less than 9 runs are scored, the result counts as Under.
What is runline and moneyline in baseball?
Runline betting is simply a moneyline bet to which a point spread is added. Unlike other sports, though, it is always a standard point spread – 1.5 runs. The favorite has to win by more than 1.5 runs in order to pay off, while the underdog can lose the game by a single run and the bet on them still pays off.
What does +2.5 Runline mean?
The team with the plus number after the name (underdog) on a runline has to win or lose by less than that number for the bet to win. The runline is not to be confused with moneyline bets, which keep that name in baseball.
What does +3 spread mean?
In a spread bet, the odds are usually set at -110 on both sides, depending on the sportsbook and state. That means whether you bet the Colts -3 or Texans +3, you’ll win the same amount of money if you win the bet.
What does +6 spread mean?
Underdogs are represented by the (+) value. The 6 point value is how many points either team could win, or lose by. If you think the Packers will win by MORE than 7 points, then you’d bet on the favorite in this case, meaning that the Packers have to win by 7 or more points in order for you to win your bet.
What happens if you bet $100 on a money line?
This means that the bettor would have risked $400 and ultimately gained $100. The positive number shows how much would be gained on a successful $100 bet. A +300 money line, for instance, would mean that if you place a successful bet of $100, you would win $300.
How do plus minus odds work?
If the odds are minus (–), then that amount of money must be wagered to win $100. (e.g. –150 means you must bet $150 to win $100.) If the odds are plus (+), that amount of money would be earned on a successful $100 wager. (e.g. +150 means you make $150 on a $100 wager.)
What does 80 to 1 odds pay?
Rich Strike, a late entrant in the grandest horse race, went off at 80-1 odds. Meaning a $10 Win bet on the Derby winner would’ve returned $818.
What does 40 to 1 odds pay?
MyTopSportsbooks Conversion Table for common Odds
What does 20 to 1 odds pay?
Reading the Win Odds
For example, 6-5 means you will get $6 in profit for every $5 you wager, while 20-1 means you get $20 in profit for every $1 you wager. In the latter example, a bet of $2 means you would get $42 back for a winning wager.
What does plus 1000 odds mean?
The bigger the number after the plus sign, the bigger of an underdog that the team or person is to win. So, if a team is +1000 to win, this would mean that you would win $1000 in profit with a bet of $100 – if they won, of course.