Watch ‘I’ll Take That Bet’ — Episode 137: MLB Futures, NBA on ESPN, UFC 235
Episode 137 of our sports betting show “I’ll Take That Bet” is live, betting a variety of MLB futures, hitting on tonight’s two NBA games on ESPN, talking through the undercard of UFC 235, and so much more!
If you missed the last episode, here’s the gist of the show: Two analysts — in today’s case, Chris Raybon and Paul lo Duca — draft their favorite picks of the day from a board of 10 bets. These are real wagers you can make across the gambling universe.
Here’s Friday’s board:
Here’s how the picks played out in the show. You’ll want to stick around to the end to hear Chris and Paul discuss a few props surrounding Blue Jays minor league phenom Vlad Guerrero Jr. You can watch the full episode exclusively on ESPN+.
PICK NO. 1 (PAUL): Boston Red Sox outfield J.D. Martinez to lead the league in home runs (+1800)
PICK NO. 2 (CHRIS): New York Yankees to win the American League pennant (+300)
PICK NO. 3 (PAUL): Washington Nationals to win the National League pennant (+900)
PICK NO. 4 (CHRIS): Cincinnati Reds to make the playoffs (+400)
PICK NO. 5 (PAUL): Duke Blue Devils to earn a #1 seed in the 2019 NCAA Basketball Tournament (+100)
PICK NO. 6 (CHRIS): Portland Trail Blazers (+5) over Toronto Raptors (-110)
PICK NO. 7 (PAUL): Milwaukee Bucks (-4.5) over Los Angeles Lakers (-110)
PICK NO. 8 (CHRIS): Kamaru Usman over Tyron Woodley in UFC 235 (+150)
PICK NO. 9 (PAUL): Quinnipiac Bobcats (-1.5) over Saint Peter’s Peacocks (-110)
PICK NO. 10 (CHRIS): Philadelphia Phillies Under 89.5 wins in 2019 (+100)