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Wiseguys went 2-0 on Thursday, cashing both the Orioles-Nats Under 7 and the Reds +153 over the Cubs. Sharps also got down on the Jays-Angels Under, however, Tyler Skaggs was a late scratch, which voided the bet.
Pro players will look to keep the momentum going on Friday, which is arguably the best day of the week for sharp MLB bettors. Public players are finishing their work weeks and more apt to get down on games (specifically favorites and home teams), which leads to increased ticket counts and more contrarian value.
After analyzing Friday’s stacked 16-game slate using Sports Insights’ Sportsbook Insider Pro betting tools, I’ve pinpointed three MLB bets that professionals are focusing on, starting at 7:05 p.m., 7:10 p.m. and 8:10 p.m. ET.