Watch ‘I’ll Take That Bet’ — Episode 152: National League Baseball Preview
Episode 152 of our sports betting show “I’ll Take That Bet” is live, breaking down every divisional race in the National League, finding value picks for the MVP and Cy Young, picking our favorite win totals, and so much more!
If you missed the last episode, here’s the gist of the show: Two analysts — in today’s case, Blackjack Fletcher 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 Tuesday’s board:
Here’s how the picks played out in the show. You’ll want to stick around until the end to see Blackjack and Paul debate the over/under on reigning Cy Young Award winner Jacob DeGrom’s personal win total. You can watch the full episode exclusively on ESPN+.
PICK NO. 1 (PAUL): Washington Nationals to win the National League East (+190)
PICK NO. 2 (BLACKJACK): New York Mets Over 85.5 regular season wins (-120)
PICK NO. 3 (PAUL): Saint Louis Cardinals to win the National League Central (+210)
PICK NO. 4 (BLACKJACK): Chicago Cubs Under 88.5 regular season wins (-150)
PICK NO. 5 (PAUL): Colorado Rockies Over 84.5 regular season wins (-125)
PICK NO. 6 (BLACKJACK): Colorado Rockies to win the National League West (+400)
PICK NO. 7 (PAUL): Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Aaron Nola to win the National League Cy Young Award (+800)
PICK NO. 8 (BLACKJACK): Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado to win National League MVP (+700)
PICK NO. 9 (PAUL): Washington Nationals to win the National League Pennant (+700)
PICK NO. 10 (BLACKJACK): Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper to hit Over 32.5 home runs (-125)