Mets now a top 10 World Series contender after win streak

Could we be witnessing the second coming of the Amazin' Mets? Oddsmakers seem to warming up to the idea. New York's 2019 World Series odds have improved from +3625 August 6 to +2250 August 12 after a run of eight straight victories.

Monday MLB preview: Reds at Nationals, Red Sox at Indians

An unexpected Under in the National League and a straight-up pick in the American League are the plays today.

Major League Baseball’s wild card system needs to change

Major League Baseball's wild card system, as presently constructed, has done little to infuse added drama into the postseason chase, and the one-game playoff severely diminishes the value of the 162-game regular season.

Green Bay Packers 2019 NFL betting preview

The Green Bay Packers will have a whole new look in 2019, with new head coach Matt LaFleur and several new defensive pieces. Will they be enough to help the Pack bounce back from last year's disappointing 6-9-1 finish?

Pittsburgh Steelers 2019 NFL betting preview

The Pittsburgh Steelers head into the 2019 NFL season with a number of question marks, following the departures of Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown. Can Mike Tomlin and Ben Roethlisberger continue to keep the ship afloat in the rugged AFC North?

Super Odds on Valentina Shevchenko to win UFC Fight Night 156

Only two women have managed to take down current women’s flyweight champion Valentina “Bullet” Shevchenko inside the octagon. One is Liz “Girl-Rilla” Carmouche, Shevchenko’s opponent at UFC Fight Night 156 Saturday in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Weekend MLB betting preview: Nationals at Mets

The hottest team in baseball, the New York Mets (59-56, 13-1 in their last 14 games), will look to keep rolling against a divisional foe in the thick of the Wild Card race in the Washington Nationals (61-53).

NASCAR: Kyle Larson the pick for Consumers Energy 400

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series heads to the Irish Hills of Michigan for the Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday. The two-mile oval will put on a show with the 2019 race rules package, just as it did back in June.

Friday MLB preview: Yankees at Blue Jays, Diamondbacks at Dodgers

Expect a low-scoring affair in Toronto as the Yankees take on the Blue Jays and a lopsided matchup at Dodger Stadium as L.A. puts its five-game win streak on the line against Arizona.