MLB Betting Trends | Which teams have been the most profitable?

MLB Betting Trends | Which teams have been the most profitable?

Last week, I went through all 30 MLB teams and gave you their trends in specific situations. This week, I go through every team, but we look at them from a profit/loss standpoint. They are ranked No. 1-No. 30 based on profitability.

Minnesota Twins

  • +$1460 Overall
  • +$455 Home
  • +$1,005 Road
  • 37-17 Overall
  • 25-6 Fav Record
  • 12-11 Dog Record
  • 19-9 Home
  • 18-8 Road
  • 32-11 vs RHP
  • 5-6 vs LHP
  • 9-9 vs. >.500
  • 28-8 vs. <.500

The Twins have been the most profitable team in baseball especially as favorites on the road.

Texas Rangers

  • +$766 Overall
  • +$1395 Home
  • -$629 Road
  • 27-26 Overall
  • 8-2 Fav Record
  • 18-23 Dog Record
  • 17-8 Home
  • 10-18 Road
  • 19-16 vs RHP
  • 8-10 vs LHP
  • 9-15 vs. >.500
  • 18-11 vs. <.500

The Rangers have been the most profitable team at home in baseball. Very surprising considering they are a game over .500. Taking them at home and favored has paid off.

NY Yankees

  • +$707 Overall
  • +$146 Home
  • +$561 Road
  • 36-19 Overall
  • 32-13 Fav Record
  • 4-6 Dog Record
  • 19-11 Home
  • 17-8 Road
  • 30-13 vs RHP
  • 6-6 vs LHP
  • 10-9 >.500
  • 26-10 <.500

The Yankees have been better on the road vs at home. They have been stronger against right-handed pitching.

Tampa Bay Rays

  • +$616 Overall
  • -$1 Home
  • +$617 Road
  • 34-19 Overall
  • 26-14 Fav Record
  • 7-5 Dog Record
  • 16-11 Home
  • 18-8 Road
  • 23-14 vs RHP
  • 11-5 vs LHP
  • 15-12 vs. >.500
  • 19-7 vs. <.500

Taking the Rays on the road when they are favored against teams under .500 has been the best play. Also, against left-handed pitching.

LA Dodgers

  • +$505 Overall
  • +$535 Home
  • -$30 Road
  • 37-19 Overall
  • 35-17 Fav Record
  • 1-2 Dog Record
  • 21-7 Home
  • 16-12 Road
  • 28-11 vs RHP
  • 9-8 vs LHP
  • 25-8 vs. >.500
  • 12-11 vs. <.500

The Dodgers have mashed all year at home when favored against right-handed pitching. It’s also interesting that they have an outstanding record against teams over .500.

Pittsburgh Pirates

  • +$484 Overall
  • -$539 Home
  • +$1023 Road
  • 27-27 Overall
  • 9-8 Fav Record
  • 18-17 Dog Record
  • 10-14 Home
  • 17-13 Road
  • 21-18 vs. RHP
  • 6-9 vs. LHP
  • 11-19 vs. >.500
  • 16-8 vs. <.500

Even though the Pirates are only .500, they have been one of the most profitable teams on the road.

Milwaukee Brewers

  • +$440 Overall
  • +$410 Home
  • +$30 Road
  • 31-25 Overall Record
  • 19-11 Fav Record
  • 10-13 Dog Record
  • 18-11 Home
  • 13-14 Road
  • 23-17 vs. RHP
  • 8-8 vs. LHP
  • 14-15 vs. >.500
  • 17-10 vs. <.500

Take the Brewers at home when they are favored against right-handed pitchers on teams that are under .500.

Philadelphia Phillies

  • +$427 Overall
  • +$344 Home
  • +$83 Road
  • 33-22 Overall Record
  • 27-12 Fav Record
  • 6-10   Dog Record
  • 20-10 Home
  • 13-12 Road
  • 27-14 vs. RHP
  • 6-8 vs. LHP
  • 14-10 vs. >.500
  • 19-12 vs. <.500

The Phillies are best when they are favored at home against right-handed pitching.

Chicago White Sox

  • +$264 Overall
  • -$55 Home
  • +$319 Road
  • 25-29 Overall Record
  • 9-5 Fav Record
  • 16-22 Dog Record
  • 14-13 Home
  • 12-16 Road
  • 19-22 vs RHP
  • 7-7 vs LHP
  • 9-16 vs. >.500
  • 17-13 vs. <.500

The best time to take the White Sox is when they are on the road against teams under .500

Houston Astros

  • +$248 Overall
  • +$545 Home
  • -$297 Road
  • 37-20 Overall Record
  • 35-16 Fav Record
  • 1-4 Dog Record
  • 22-8 Home
  • 15-12 Road
  • 23-15 vs. RHP
  • 14-5 vs. LHP
  • 25-17 vs. >.500
  • 12-3 vs. <.500

The Astros are strongest as home favorites against left-handed pitching on teams under .500.

Chicago Cubs

  • +$245 Overall
  • +$362 Home
  • -$117 Road
  • 31-23 Overall Record
  • 24-10 Fav Record
  • 6-11 Dog Record
  • 18-10 Home
  • 13-13 Road
  • 24-19 vs. RHP
  • 7-4 vs. LHP
  • 15-16 vs. >.500
  • 16-7 vs. <.500

The Cubs have been dominant at home in the favorite role, especially against right-handed pitching.

San Diego Padres

  • +$197 Overall
  • -$318 Home
  • +$515 Road
  • 29-27 Overall Record
  • 15-13 Fav Record
  • 14-13 Dog Record
  • 14-14 Home
  • 15-13 Road
  • 25-21 vs. RHP
  • 4-6 vs. LHP
  • 13-18 vs. >.500
  • 16-9 vs. <.500

The Padres have been a losing bet at home, but great as road dogs.

Arizona Diamondbacks

  • +$156 Overall
  • -$369 Home
  • +$525 Road
  • 28-28 Overall Record
  • 8-10 Fav Record
  • 18-18 Dog Record
  • 11-13 Home
  • 17-15 Road
  • 17-18 vs. RHP
  • 11-10 vs. LHP
  • 24-26 vs. >.500
  • 4-2 vs. <.500

The Dbacks have played the most difficult schedule in baseball with only six games against teams under .500.

Atlanta Braves

  • +$32 Overall
  • -$287 Home
  • +$319 Road
  • 30-26 Overall Record
  • 22-15 Fav Record
  • 8-10 Dog Record
  • 14-14 Home
  • 16-12 Road
  • 22-21 vs. RHP
  • 8-5 vs. LHP
  • 15-16 vs. >.500
  • 15-10 vs. <.500

The Braves have a winning record on the road and have been +319 on the season.

Oakland A’s

  • -$191 Overall
  • +$362 Home
  • -$553 Road
  • 29-27 Overall Record
  • 21-13 Fav Record
  • 7-12 Dog Record
  • 18-12 Home
  • 11-15 Road
  • 17-22 vs. RHP
  • 12-5 vs. LHP
  • 14-12 vs. >.500
  • 15-15 vs. <.500

The A’s have a strange split in that they are very profitable at home, but one of the worst on the road. They are one of the best teams against left-handed pitching.

Colorado Rockies

  • -$200 Overall
  • -$183 Home
  • -$17 Road
  • 27-27 Overall Record
  • 18-11 Fav Record
  • 9-16 Dog Record
  • 14-12 Home
  • 13-15 Road
  • 17-16 vs. RHP
  • 10-11 vs. LHP
  • 19-19 vs. >.500
  • 8-8 vs. <.500

The Rockies have one of the biggest disparities in favorites vs dogs.

Cincinnati Reds

  • -$310 Overall
  • -$155 Home
  • -$155 Road
  • 26-30 Overall Record
  • 12-8 Fav Record
  • 12-29 Dog Record
  • 14-13 Home
  • 12-17 Road
  • 20-22 vs. RHP
  • 6-8 vs. LHP
  • 15-22 vs. >.500
  • 11-8 vs. <.500

The Reds have played one of the toughest schedules in baseball.  They are worth considering at home when favored against teams with a losing record.

NY Mets

  • -$346 Overall
  • +$375 Home
  • -$721 Road
  • 27-28 Overall Record
  • 15-14 Fav Record
  • 12-14 Dog Record
  • 15-9 Home
  • 12-19 Road
  • 21-21 vs. RHP
  • 6-7 vs. LHP
  • 9-15 vs. >.500
  • 18-13 vs. <.500

The Mets have been profitable at home but one of the least profitable teams on the road.

St Louis Cardinals

  • -$415 Overall
  • +$189 Home
  • -$604 Road
  • 26-28 Overall Record
  • 16-15 Fav Record
  • 9-13 Dog Record
  • 16-12 Home
  • 10-16 Road
  • 23-23 vs. RHP
  • 3-5 vs. LHP
  • 17-23 vs. >.500
  • 9-5 vs. <.500

A lot like the Mets, the Cards turn a profit at home but are one of the worst road teams.

Detroit Tigers

  • -$462 Overall
  • -$870 Home
  • +$408 Road
  • 21-32 Overall Record
  • 6-7 Fav Record
  • 14-24 Dog Record
  • 9-17 Home
  • 12-15 Road
  • 17-26 vs. RHP
  • 4-6 vs. LHP
  • 8-18 vs. >.500
  • 13-14 vs. <.500

The Tigers are the second-least profitable team at home.

Miami Marlins

  • -$494 Overall
  • -$153 Home
  • -$341 Road
  • 19-34 Overall Record
  • 1-0 Fav Record
  • 18-34 Dog Record
  • 11-17 Home
  • 8-17 Road
  • 13-26 vs. RHP
  • 6-8 vs. LHP
  • 8-22 vs. >.500
  • 11-12 vs. <.500

The Marlins are a very risky team to back, but when they face losing teams at home, they are worth a look.

LA Angels

  • -$506 Overall
  • -$136 Home
  • -$370 Road
  • 26-29 Overall Record
  • 15-12 Fav Record
  • 8-16 Dog Record
  • 15-14 Home
  • 11-15 Road
  • 21-15 vs. RHP
  • 5-14 vs. LHP
  • 14-20 vs. >.500
  • 12-9 vs. <.500

The Angels are a strong team to bet against when they are on the road as underdogs, especially against left-handed pitching.

Cleveland Indians

  • -$562 Overall
  • -$491 Home
  • -$71 Road
  • 28-27 Overall Record
  • 22-19 Fav Record
  • 6-6 Dog Record
  • 15-14 Home
  • 13-13 Road
  • 20-20 vs. RHP
  • 8-7 vs. LHP
  • 8-15 vs. >.500
  • 20-12 vs. <.500

The Indians have been one of the least profitable teams, especially against teams over .500.

Boston Red Sox

  • -$731 Overall
  • -$402 Home
  • -$329 Road
  • 29-27 Overall Record
  • 25-22 Fav Record
  • 4-5 Dog Record
  • 14-12 Home
  • 15-15 Road
  • 23-18 vs. RHP
  • 6-9 vs. LHP
  • 12-16 vs. >.500
  • 17-11 vs. <.500

The Red Sox got off to a horrible start in April but have turned things around in May.

San Francisco Giants

  • -$835 Overall
  • -$779 Home
  • -$56 Road
  • 21-33 Overall Record
  • 6-6 Fav Record
  • 14-27 Dog Record
  • 10-18 Home
  • 11-15 Road
  • 15-22 vs. RHP
  • 6-11 vs. LHP
  • 14-24 vs. >.500
  • 7-9 vs. <.500

The Giants are the fourth-worst team at home in terms of money lost.

Baltimore Orioles

  • -$899 Overall
  • -$1191 Home
  • +$292 Road
  • 17-39 Overall Record
  • 1-1 Fav Record
  • 15-38 Dog Record
  • 7-21 Home
  • 10-18 Road
  • 12-24 vs. RHP
  • 5-15 vs. LHP
  • 10-31 vs. >.500
  • 7-8 vs. <.500

Even though the Orioles are 10-18 on the road, they have turned a profit. They are the worst team at home against the line.

Washington Nationals

  • -$969 Overall
  • -$501 Home
  • -$468 Road
  • 24-32 Overall Record
  • 13-18 Fav Record
  • 11-14 Dog Record
  • 13-15 Home
  • 11-17 Road
  • 18-24 vs. RHP
  • 6-8 vs. LHP
  • 12-17 vs. >.500
  • 12-15 vs. <.500

The Nationals have been one of the worst teams to bet on for any situation this season.

Seattle Mariners

  • -$970 Overall
  • -$467 Home
  • -$503 Road
  • 24-34 Overall Record
  • 11-7 Fav Record
  • 12-27 Dog Record
  • 11-16 Home
  • 13-18 Road
  • 20-23 vs. RHP
  • 4-11 vs. LHP
  • 13-32 vs. >.500
  • 11-2 vs. <.500

The Mariners started off as one of the hottest teams in baseball during the month of April but have bottomed out in May.

Toronto Blue Jays

  • -$1013 Overall
  • -$806 Home
  • -$207 Road
  • 21-35 Overall Record
  • 6-8 Fav Record
  • 14-26 Dog Record
  • 10-18 Home
  • 11-17 Road
  • 12-27 vs. RHP
  • 9-8 vs. LHP
  • 14-21 vs. >.500
  • 7-14 vs. <.500

The Jays have one of the worst run differentials at home.

Kansas City Royals

  • -$1170 Overall
  • -$393 Home
  • -$777 Road
  • 18-37 Overall Record
  • 4-5 Fav Record
  • 14-29 Dog Record
  • 11-17 Home
  • 7-20 Road
  • 14-27 vs. RHP
  • 4-10 vs. LHP
  • 11-17 vs. >.500
  • 7-20 vs. <.500

The Royals are the worst team on the road in terms of profitability.

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