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Sports Betting Week: NFL Preseason Ends

After surprisingly naming Trevor Siemian their starting quarterback the Denver Broncos close out the preseason Thursday night against the winless Arizona Cardinals.

The Broncos are 2-1 straight up and against the spread in the preseason after defeating the Los Angeles Rams 17-9 as a 6-point favorite last week. This week against the Cardinals they are a 4-point road underdog at online sportsbook Bovada.

Sports Betting Weekend: Cubs Face Dodgers

This weekend’s MLB schedule boasts a pair of matchups between division leaders, as the Chicago Cubs take on the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Cleveland Indians meet up with the Texas Rangers.

The Cubs continue to run away with the NL Central and have won three straight games and eight of their last 10. The Dodgers have won four straight heading into the finale of their series with the San Francisco Giants on Thursday.

Sports Betting Week: Royals are Red Hot

An eight-game winning streak has pushed the Kansas City Royals back into the American League playoff conversation and they’ll look to continue their hot stretch this week when they visit the Miami Marlins.

The Royals made it eight in a row over the weekend with a four-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins. Overall they’ve won 11 of their last 12 games and they’ve won four straight on the road. Kansas City has struggled on the road for most of the season with a 24-39 record away from home.

Sports Betting Weekend: MLB and UFC 202

Division leaders clash in a possible playoff preview this weekend when the Cleveland Indians host the Toronto Blue Jays in baseball betting action.

Earlier this season the Indians and Blue Jays split a four-game series in Toronto 2-2. Toronto is 4-2 in their last six games against the Indians and 4-3 in their last seven games in Cleveland. Overall the Indians are 6-2 in their last eight games at home and 4-1 UNDER in their last five.

Sports Betting Week: O's Hosting Red Sox

Division rivals square off in an important series for the American League East and the AL Wild Card standings when the Baltimore Orioles play host to the Boston Red Sox in one of the top betting matchups of the week ahead.

In 10 previous games this season the Orioles hold a slim advantage over Boston at 6-4. Baltimore heads into the series after taking two of three from the San Francisco Giants but they’re 3-4 in their last seven games. Boston is coming off a three-game sweep over the Arizona Diamondbacks.