Monday, June 7, 2010

Top Baseball Betting Tips

Not everyone bets on baseball, but there’s no reason not to give it a try. Betting on baseball isn’t quite the same as betting on football, but you have similar betting options. It’s simply a matter of figuring out how to apply your betting knowledge to baseball.

Top Baseball Betting Tip #1: Be Careful of Run Spreads

You have the option of betting baseball using a money line, which is a way of making an odds bet, or a run spread, which is like a point spread in football. The problem with run spreads is that run differential does not always have a direct relationship to team strength. If a team is dominant on the strength of its pitching, they may well beat a far inferior team by a score of 1-0. Similarly, a team that is weak in pitching but has a lot of sluggers may lose often, but when they win, they may win by a great many runs.

Top Baseball Betting Tip #2: Home Field Advantage

You cannot underestimate the importance of home field advantage. In addition to the ability to bat last, home teams enjoy the energy of the crowd and the luxury of not having to fight off travel weariness. Home teams don’t always win, and some teams even play better for long streaks on the road, but you need to factor the potential home field advantage into your calculations.

Top Baseball Betting Tip #3: Do Your Research

Betting on a game without knowing who is pitching for both teams and what those pitchers’ records are, both against this particular team and overall, is just throwing money away. If you want to be a consistent winner betting on baseball, you need to learn everything you can about the two teams, including injuries, pitching, records, where they stand in their divisions and how their best players have been performing. Information is power, whether you are struggling to win at us online casinos or trying to be a winner in betting - it all comes to expertise and knowledge you possess.

Winning consistently at baseball betting isn’t easy, but it can be done. Follow these tips and bet small until you feel comfortable that you have enough experience to make intelligent, successful bets in the game of baseball.

Thursday, June 3, 2010

HR Software Short List

Developing an HR Short List is tough. Human Resource (HR) software systems are complex, HR software vendors deliver confusing marketing messages and new introductions such as cloud computing and cloud HR systems change the rules of the game. This is a good HR software report that looks at human resource software leaders such as SAP, Oracle, Workday, Infor and Ultimate Software.

The Yankees are in 2nd place in the AL East and are only 2.5 games behind the Rays. The Yanks are riding a 4 game winning streak. Things are looking up for the Yankees once more. Jorge and Curtis are back and the only player who they are missing still is Nick Johnson but he will be gone for a while (August at least). Anyway the Rays move on to play the Rangers tomorrow while we finish up against Baltimore. As for the Yankees chances in the final game against the Orioles I wouldn't go to my favorite sportsbook and bet against them. The Yankees could very well move into first place after this weekend. Boston is starting to heat up as well, also winning 4 in a row.

As you all most likely saw on ESPN the blown call by the ump which cost a perfect game. This will further the rally for instant replay and Gallaraga's perfect game should be acknowledged by the MLB. However Selig says Major League Baseball will look at expanded replay and umpiring, but not the botched call Wednesday night. They should reverse the call and give the kid what he earned.