Demystifying MLB money lines

Updated: May 20, 2010, 1:28 PM ET
By Chad Millman

Last week I wrote about all the ways in which wiseguys break down pitchers and pitching stats when betting baseball. This sport is a pretty specialized field, since so many sharps make their living on the NFL, college pigskin and NCAA hoops. Baseball is hard work, and guys either dig in for a long haul or just take the summer off. (A lot of wiseguys I know pay the rent playing poker between March Madness and the NFL season.)