Betting Dork with Gill Alexander
Gambling experts from discuss the biggest sports betting news each weekday, with an emphasis on advanced Sabermetric stats - plus big game analysis, free picks, and Las Vegas betting stories - hosted by Gill Alexander.
Betting Dork: College Football Free Picks Thursday

It don't cost you nothin'.  Pregame Pro JR O'Donnell and Forum stalwart Sam Clayton tag team for yet another free play bonanza in college football as Host Gill Alexander fields both JR's take on Baylor v Texas and Sam's angles in a 3-pack of Big Ten matchups.  It's all on Thursday's Betting Dork (October 28, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:57pm EDT

Betting Dork: World Series Preview

Forum Contributor Basewinner and Host Gill Alexander take an extensive and in-depth look into the 2010 World Series, breaking down all angles, including each game with its scheduled starters and the series as a whole.  What you hear is sure to surprise, on Wednesday's Betting Dork (October 27, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:16pm EDT

Betting Dork: The Week 8 NFL Guessing Lines Show


They're ba-aaack.  Pregame Pro Mike Hook and Host Gill Alexander take their educated stabs at the upcoming weekend's NFL lines in an effort to uncover inherent betting value.  Indeed, the exercise reveals just that.  Play along on Tuesday's Betting Dork (October 26, 2010).


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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:39pm EDT

Betting Dork: The Debate over Selective Memory on NFL Bets

Host Gill Alexander and GM of Picks Marco D'Angleo engage in their typically spirited Monday Morning discussion with no shortage of feistiness this time around, as Gill takes Marco to task on the way he recalls the alleged facts in Sunday's Redskins v Bears game.  Plus, both take aim at the hypocrisy in NFL rules, and Marco sheds initial light on a handicapping angle to watch moving forward.  All with a Monday Night Football preview to boot, on Monday's Betting Dork (October 25, 2010). 

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:26pm EDT

Betting Dork: College Football, Lesnar v Velasquez UFC 121 free picks

Pregame Pro JR O'Donnell and Big 10 specialist Sam Clayton join Host Gill Alexander for their weekly bevy of free college football plays, as they bookend free UFC 121 plays from Pregame Forum member Unassail, on Thursday's Betting Dork (October 21, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:35pm EDT

Betting Dork: ALCS Game 5 and NLCS Game 4 Sabermetrics Plays

Host Gill Alexander and Forum Contributor Basewinner go mini-pod on us in an effort to get this discussion out and heard before first pitch from the Bronx this afternoon.  The two discuss the advanced stats-driven over in Game 4 of the ALCS last night and how the rest of the Championship Series shakes out for the clubs who find themselves with their backs against the wall.  Plus, of course, Basewinner's plays of the day.  Rangers, Yankees, Phillies, and Giants, on Wednesday's Betting Dork (October 20, 2010)

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:15pm EDT

Betting Dork: The Week 7 NFL Guessing Lines Show

It's the only way to start your week capping the NFL.  Pregame Pro Mike Hook and under-the-weather Host Gill Alexander deduce what each believes the line ought to be for all 14 NFL games this coming weekend and then compare it to the actual lines that neither has seen before this moment.  As always, the goal: to discover inherent value in specific lines, on Tuesday's Betting Dork (October 19, 2010).  

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:07pm EDT

Betting Dork: Time to Officially Endorse NFL Teasers?

It's the NFL weekend in review w Pregame GM of Picks Marco D'Angelo and Host Gill Alexander.  Both reflect on the games gone by and follow up on the results of matchups discussed on podcasts last week.  And, has the time finally come to officially endorse teasers when betting the NFL?  Plus, Basewinner drops in to talk Game 3 of both the ALCS and NLCS, on Monday's Betting Dork (October 18, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:22pm EDT

Betting Dork: NFL Week Six TiSB/BD Special


A combined "Today in Sports Betting", "Betting Dork", “This Week in Sports Betting” preview of Week Six NFL betting, with Pregame Pros Gill Alexander, Mike Hook, and Marco D'Angelo.   In Dan Bebe’s absence, Gill, Mike, and Marco break down the NFL WEEK SIX slate, including Titans v Jaguars, Colts v Redskins, Browns v Steelers, Seahawks v Bears, Jets v Broncos, Ravens v Patriots, Chargers v Rams, and Cowboys v Vikings, and theoretical handicapping strategies based on  SITUATION, STATISTICS, and NFL LINE MOVE EXPLORATION. (October 15, 2010)


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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:56pm EDT

Betting Dork: College Football Free Picks and Insights

It's a first on the College Football Free Play Show w Pregame Pro JR O'Donnell and Forum mainstay Sam Clayton.  Both mine the landscape of Division 1 football and, among other things, land on the same game.  Host Gill Alexander plays devil's advocate when possible, on Thursday's Betting Dork (October 14, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:25pm EDT

Betting Dork: 2010 NLCS and ALCS Previews

Pregame Forum guest Basewinner and Host Gill Alexander break down the value in the series betting lines on both League Championship Series, and delve into Games 1 and beyond, on Wednesday's Betting Dork (October 13, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:44pm EDT

Betting Dork: The Week 6 NFL Guessing Lines Show

It's that time of the week.  Pregame Pro Mike Hook and Host Gill Alexander attempt to pinpoint what NFL lines will be for the coming weekend, only to discover that discrepancies will inevitably occur between the projected and actual lines.  But, that's the point.  Play along w Mike and Gill in their quest to find betting value, on Tuesday's Betting Dork (October 12, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:41pm EDT

Betting Dork: Revisiting NFL Public Fade Theory, MLB Playoffs Handicapping

The always provocative point/counterpoint between Pregame GM of Picks Marco D'Angelo and Host Gill Alexander focuses this time on a public fade theory in the NFL that Marco first raised on Friday's NFL Podcast.  Is there really anything to it?  Is it reliable?  Plus, a Monday Night Football preview, knowing when to change course in the MLB Playoffs, and Basewinner stops by to crunch the numbers on Game 4 of the Giants v Phillies and Game 5 of the Rangers v Rays series, on Monday's Betting Dork (October 11, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:35pm EDT

Betting Dork: NFL Week Five TiSB/BD Special

This combined "Today in Sports Betting" and "Betting Dork" preview of Week Five NFL betting might very well be the best podcast in Pregame history, with Pregame Pros Dan Bebe, Mike Hook, Gill Alexander, and Marco D'Angelo.  Dan, Mike, Gill and Marco break down the NFL WEEK FIVE card, including Monday Night Football, Sunday Night Football, and more than half of the entire Sunday midday games!  The guys also explore theoretical handicapping strategies like LETDOWNS, WINLESS and UNDEFEATED REACTIONS, and the continuation of NFL LINE MOVE EXPLORATION in this incredibly deep NFL Special! (October 8, 2010)

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:26pm EDT

Betting Dork: College Football BCS Conference Free Picks

Pregame Pros JR O'Donnell and Tony George stop in with Host Gill Alexander and offer up regional viewpoints on thesports landscape.  Among other things, both JR and Tony serve up a free college football play, from the SEC and Big 12, respectively, on Thursday's Betting Dork (October 7, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:25pm EDT

Betting Dork: 2010 MLB Playoffs Preview

Sabermetrics guru Basewinner and Host Gill Alexander analyze both ALDS and NLDS series, providing their insights on the matchups vis a vis the betting lines.  Plus, Basewinner's plays for all series openers, on Wednesday's Betting Dork (October 6, 2010).

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Category:general -- posted at: 12:40pm EDT

Betting Dork: The Week 5 NFL Guessing Lines Show

Pregame Pro Mike Hook and Host Gill Alexander dive into their weekly attempt at projecting what NFL lines ought to be versus what they actually are.  The process is designed to yield betting value, and that's exactly what it accomplishes again, on Tuesday's Betting Dork (October 5, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:26pm EDT

Betting Dork: How We React to NFL ATS Wins and Losses, MLB Playoffs Preview

Pregame Pro Marco D'Angelo makes his daily appearance with Host Gill Alexander to review this weekend's NFL and College Football action.  Th two engage on how we tend to view results through the prism of our plays.  Plus, Marco and Gill have a tit-for-tat on the MLB Playoffs, on Monday's Betting Dork (October 4, 2010).

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:40pm EDT