Episode 6 of our sports betting show “I’ll Take That Bet” is live just in time for Thursday’s early start at the U.S. Open, the World Cup, MLB, NFL win totals and more.
If you missed the last episode, here’s the gist of the show: Two analysts — in today’s case, Jason Sobel and BlackJack Fletcher — draft their favorite picks of the day from a board of 10 bets, plus a bonus side action bet. These are real wagers you can make across the gambling universe.
Here’s Wednesday’s board:
Here’s how the picks played out in today’s show. You can watch the full episode exclusively on ESPN+. You’ll want to stick around to the end for Jason and BlackJack’s side bet on a prop bet on the winner of the U.S. Open.
PICK NO. 1 (SOBEL): Justin Thomas to win the U.S. Open (+1450)
PICK NO. 2 (BLACKJACK): Cleveland Indians (-180) over Chicago White Sox
PICK NO. 3 (SOBEL): Winning score at U.S. Open under 274.5 (+135)
PICK NO. 4 (BLACKJACK): Josh Rosen to win NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year (+800)
PICK NO. 5 (SOBEL): Brazil to win the 2018 World Cup (+400)
PICK NO. 6 (BLACKJACK): Arizona Cardinals to win over 5.5 games (-165)
PICK NO. 7 (SOBEL): Tiger Woods finishes over par at the U.S. Open (-145)
PICK NO. 8 (BLACKJACK): Russia (-220) to defeat Saudi Arabia in World Cup Group Stage
PICK NO. 9 (SOBEL): Rory McIlroy to win 3-ball against Jordan Spieth and Phil Mickelson at the U.S. Open (+155)
PICK NO. 10 (BLACKJACK): Cristiano Ronaldo to score more goals than Lionel Messi at World Cup (+115)