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How to bet on an underdog in Major League Baseball?

Author: americangambler | Last Updated: May 7, 2019

The odds are against you when betting the underdog, but the payout is sweeter if you pull off the win. For example:

New York Mets (+120)
Chicago Cubs (-150)

In this case, the New York Mets are the underdog and aren’t expected to beat the Chicago Cubs. However, if the Mets pull off the upset and win the contest, you will get you back $120 for every $100 bet.

Here’s where you can make this bet online. has good odds and will have live betting for All-Star game, as do FanDuel and 888 Sports. BetStars is one that has very good reviews and is very fan friendly, as is the FanDuel site. The others are BetAmerica, Golden Nugget Sportsbook, SugarHouse, Caesars, William Hill, play MGM, Hard Rock, PointsBet and Resorts. All have online and mobile capability. There are more that will be operational in the coming months. Those are Bet365, Bally’s Harrah’s, Ocean Resort by William Hill, Unibet, The Score and CGI Technologies. All are expected to have online presence, as well as mobile apps for Android and iOS devices.