ALDS betting preview: Tampa Bay Rays vs. Houston Astros

The Houston Astros, owners of baseball’s best record in 2019 at 107-55, play the winner of the AL Wild Card game, the Tampa Bay Rays, in a five-game divisional series beginning on Friday. Here’s how the two clubs stack up.

Verlander favored to win AL Cy Young, Cole not far behind

The tightest battle in the American League isn’t between the Minnesota Twins and the Cleveland Indians; it’s between a pair of teammates. Houston Astros aces Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole are nearly neck-and-neck in the latest 2019 AL Cy Young Award odds available at BetAmerica. The hard-throwing right-handers have been playing a game of top-me-if-you-can all season long, turning in one brilliant performance after another.

Who will win the Cy Young Award in the AL and NL?

Cy Young Award The MLB season has reached its unofficial halfway mark, which is always a good time to review the futures markets and find value bets. Here are the wisest wagers for Cy Young winners in both the American League and National League. AL Cy Young: Charlie Morton (+300) Houston's Justin Verlander (+150) was the clear frontrunner to earn his second Cy Young Award just a month ago but has been shaky in his last seven starts, with a [...]