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The Los Angeles Dodgers’ betting value in series prices has almost been gobbled up, but there might be an upside in believing they never do anything the easy way.
Up 3-2 in the best-of-seven series, the Dodgers are now a -550 favorite with the Rays coming back at +425 on the World Series odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Los Angeles will have its first opportunity to clinch the franchise’s sixth World Series title, and first since 1988, when it takes on Tampa Bay on Tuesday as the designated home team at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas.
Since 1985, when the league championship series round switched to a best-of-seven format to match the World Series, teams with a 3-2 lead have won the series 40 of 62 times (64.5 percent). However, since 2016 the team which entered Game 6 facing elimination is 6-3. Those teams are 3-3 in the decisive Game 7.
On the MLB odds for Tuesday, the Dodgers are a -138 favorite at sports betting sites against the +128 underdog Rays with an 8.0-run total. Los Angeles is 6-8 in its last 14 postseason games as a -130 to -150 favorite, and the total has gone OVER seven times with one …
Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation