Vegas Odds!

I bet you’re wondering what your odds of victory in the playoffs are.

Well I found the mathematical formulas that a Vegas Sportsbook uses to predict baseball games, and guess what? We keep all the necessary inputs to use their formulas! This means we can find out find out how a real Vegas Sportsbook would handicap each one of our games! And I’ve done exactly that for round one of the playoffs!

You can check the brackets HERE if you need a refresher.

After doing this for a few years I’ve found that Vegas is right more than they are wrong, but they are wrong plenty. The really interesting part is that they rarely give the underdog a higher … Read More »

Round 2 Vegas Odds/Round 1 Highlights

Here are the updated brackets, complete with Vegas Odds and some highlights of the teams who won to advance into the second round of the playoffs!

As always the Vegas Odds come from a formula that an actual Vegas Sportsbook uses to predict baseball games which we have all the statistical inputs necessary to compute.

 

Los Moppines Bracket

1 seed Los Moppines vs 32 seed Some Innuendo … And Vegas Says … Some Innuendo has a 17% chance of upset.

17 seed Double A’s vs 16 seed Gone Fishing … And Vegas Says … Gone Fishing has a 52% chance of victory. As you might expect Vegas … Read More »

Playoff Pre-Game!

Its Playoff Time!  I’m excited, are you excited!  To start make sure you know who you are playing, and what Vegas thinks your odds of winning are …

Brackets

Vegas Odds

 

Weather Forecast 

There’s going to be scattered rain during the day, but there’s a 70% chance that its dry for bocce.  Even if it does rain we have to play!  So bring an umbrella just in case. I’m pretty sure the bocce gods have this one covered and we’ll have a nice night for our opening round of the playoffs.

 

Bocce Forecast

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ALL games start … Read More »

Vegas Odds!

 

I bet you’re wondering what your odds of victory in the playoffs are.

Well I found the mathematical formulas that a Vegas Sportsbook uses to predict baseball games, and guess what? We keep all the necessary inputs to use their formulas! This means we can find out find out how a real Vegas Sportsbook would handicap each one of our games! And I’ve done exactly that for round one of the playoffs!

After doing this for a few years I’ve found that Vegas is right more than they are wrong, but they are wrong plenty. The really interesting part is that they rarely give the underdog a … Read More »