Your thoughts on run line betting

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Thebigunit124 PM Thebigunit124
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Posted: 8/8/2012 6:55:46 PM
Seen an interesting stat that said that 70-79% of all wins are by 2 or more runs, my questions throughout the season do you think you would be more profitable betting all RL's for all teams you pick to win? Or just betting ML's -150 and under?
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AAACEAA PM AAACEAA
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Posted: 8/8/2012 7:00:11 PM
I personally never play RL's in MLB or in NHL either like to stick to the -150's or even higher 
Tigermike1975 PM Tigermike1975
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Posted: 8/8/2012 7:04:14 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by UGA_B-Dawgs:

You can always play the -1 runline as well..that way your cutting down on some juice and if the team only wins by 1 you push instead of losing on the -1.5

That's how I like to play it as well if I don't want to lay the full wood. I have only played -1.5 twice this year, did win both but I just don't like losing when I have selected the winning team. It's tough enough handicapping winners without having to worry about winning by 2.
ManassaMauler PM ManassaMauler
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Posted: 8/8/2012 7:05:06 PM
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alekim PM alekim
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Posted: 8/8/2012 7:12:23 PM
RL is there for suckers. Most people don't realize how many games are won by 1. The lines for RL isn't fair for the bettor.
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