59 minutes | Mar 18, 2021
March Madness Betting with Numbers
Rick and Tim break down the First Four and First Round of the NCAA Men's Division 1 Championship Tournament focusing on how to best make money gambling (legal in many states near you). We hand out some best bets and talk about some of the data that drives edge when punting on March Madness.
64 minutes | Mar 16, 2021
March Madness Eye Test
(0:34) Hey Rick, Hey Tim, Jump right into a Calcutta March Madness discussion (1:36) Nuzzi returns to the podcast to discuss his $190 investment into Gonzaga ; Dan talks about his investments into Texas and Arkansas (3:40) Tim's Tip of the Moment: Do NOT bet till you know who will actually be eligible to play in the games (5:59) The guys come off the bench to review each of the 8 brackets of the 2021 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship Tournament using eye test left to right top to bottom (7:00) Gonzaga's Top of West (13:20) Bottom of the West is about Kansas and Iowa, we start to see signs that Dan can't say the names of any of the players right (18:30) Top of the East and the 1 Seed Michigan along with FSU and a bunch of inconsistent teams, how does Will Wade still have a job? (25:19) Bottom of the East, teams are playing (30:31) We go from left to right, Top of the South and Baylor, Bucky, Carolina and everyone's favorite team Winthrup (38:47) You like tempo? You like Colgate and Arkansas in the Bottom of the South (45:00) Sister Jean and the Top of the Midwest "I'm all in on Sister Jean and Mask Wearing" (50:21) Listen to a man just give up halfway through Ayo Dosumnu's name (55:06) Bottom of the Midwest is like air coming out of a baloon, we talk about Ryan? Pittsnogle (1:01:28) We would have won our 7 team (no clue who I think the 7th voice was) but Nuzzi forgot to place the bet... Please use the App if you are gambling in Vegas
57 minutes | Feb 3, 2021
Go to Daytona and Stay in an Effing Econolodge
(0:42) Hey Nick, Hey Tim? (1:35) Tim Husted, Vegas March Madness Most Eligible Future Member of your Bros or Crews (5:02) March Madness Trip Consulting from The 4 Team Parlay (7:55) DD and Whit join Nick and Tim from the bench and we quickly talk about Whit's new gambling habit, hockey and Super Bowl in Tampa with Tampa in the big game, are we allowed to say Super Bowl? (11:00) Whit gets us up to speed on the new plans for March Madness in 2021 and the current COVID plans and the schedule and location changes (15:38) NCAA misses a chance to do something cool, host the finals in Hinkle Arena (17:20) We go deep into the Covid 2021 adjusted rules of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Principles and Procedures of Establshing a Bracket (22:31) Whit predicts the on the ground rules of crowds going to Vegas for March Madness (25:00) Watch Parties are going to be hard to come by if they cut capacity by half; we do some supply and demand discussions (29:19) What if we lose a team once the tournament starts? (30:29) The teams we are watching come March.... FSU, Gonzaga, Bama, Virginia, Houston, Bucky, Drake, Toledo, Michigan,, Iowa, (41:33) The unnamed segment where we respond to social media posts, we are most helpful (44:43) Go "Do Not Task Me With Your Job" -- DD (47:40) "Anyone excited to bet overs in the tournament?" (51:00) Someone asked a question about resort fees.... it will SHOCK you to find out who (52:00) Go to Daytona and stay in an effing econolodge (54:20) Tim's Career Advice, go to the Riveria with no money, you'll work hard the rest of your career (55:06) We had a first in the history of the 4 Team Parlay.... 3 of 4 and a guy NOT on the podcast cost us the bet (55:33) One Shining Moment
52 minutes | Jan 13, 2021
Circa Winning with Sports Fans in Vegas
(0:42) Hey Rick, Hey Tim (1:12) Rick continues his assault on the pronunciation of Latin American football teams (2:08) Update on youth sports in Illinois & Arizona leading to us scratching the surface of the underground youth sports Hijinx (6:23) We welcome DD and Whit off the bench; DD is obsessed with hockey and the NCAA Football Transfer Portal, we go deeper than expected in the US Men's Junior Hockey win over Canada (8:54) We do more Young Boys Content, we are top podcast in Switzerland (10:38) Circa Sportsbook Overview (12:47) Circa Sportsbook the Good (15:10) Leroy's Sportsbook Chalkboard not as good as Sea Foam Green Circa on their cutting age screens (22:23) We don't have much but a few critiques are offered but we do get fairly upset about the stairs and escalators and the need to take extra steps, this is more our issue really (27:19) COVID Rules of the Circa Sportsbook (28:00) The best part, the running twitter feed on the screen with the lines (30:12) The Bro Nirvana of Vegas, Stadium Swim at Circa ... living in bro paradise... Tim's theory of designing a product that does 2 things (33:37) Escalator Review on the way to Stadium Swim (35:55) Plan for the time to get into Stadium Swim (38:26) DD is not the go hang out at the pool guy, you know cause he has access to beaches (43:21) Vegas for Drunkards Segment: The Mega Bar (49:33) We attempt to cash our 4 team parlay ticket, today we win 3 of 4 and once again I cost us to lose the bet today
51 minutes | Jan 12, 2021
Stranger No More
(0:52) Welcome to Season 2 which starts with a reference to "premature ejaculation" and a COVID legal disclaimer (2:53) Rick is an international soccer guy now, can not pronounce a single team's name correctly (4:26) The most asked question of the podcast.... Is Whit really a stranger? (5:20) Our first ever live read... a personal appeal to Mike Lindell (7:44) Whit is everything you thought he was... (9:12) The Tim Husted Downtown Vegas Q&A (12:42) The food scene downtown was slightly different than Tim was hoping.... he did eat in a Denny's (14:15) The Luxor Pyramid Drink... not for Tim (16:34) "I do not like street performers, I do not enjoy plexiglass gambling tables, I did not enjoy Denny's, I did not enjoy the canopy, I did not enjoy the specialty drinks" (17:20) Even downtown, champagn in plastic cup is still a shameable decision (20:00) A night at the Legacy Club and the craziest thing i ever heard in passing in Vegas (22:45) The stickman who can't catch makes it fun to play craps, (28:32) Don't wear a three piece suit to Vegas even on NYE; the big party...... well party... well we had fun and finished with Cheese Fries at the D (37:00) Guys Tim Hated in Vegas Last Week; ID Check Guy, People on Fremont Street, COVID Traveling Heros and Sports Book Idiots...Davy Crockett & Denver Nuggets Flavor Flav (48:39) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay ticket, but we only won 2 of 4 bets, first losses of the year go to Whit and Tim
41 minutes | Oct 31, 2020
The worst possible bad beat, getting hooked on an election handicap bet
The Big Opening (0:35) Hey Rick/Hey Tim; quickly Tim is losing his mind about political ads (1:37) The entire goal here is to talk about politics, only gambling and not offend anyone (2:50) You can't bet on tee ball, how gambling on HS Track was the gateway gambling experience that turned Tim into a degenerate (4:06) The winning team is whomever has the most kids show up and yes the grand slam prop wins in every inning, and other flaws that make it very hard to gamble on tee ball (4:43) Real American Heros: Tee Ball Coaches (6:44) Superman vs Batman analogy for the Arizona Jr. Senator race between Astraunaut Mark Kelly and Ground Breaking Air Force Pilot Martha McSally (9:24) The current odds for Trump v Biden, Biden is fav both in offshore and UK markets, bigger fav in the UK markets (13:00) Using the state by state odds and a 5 cohort model on "Path to 270", Biden gets past 270 meaning the markets has Biden winning electoral college both in aggregate and in form (14:41) The biggest locks based on betting markets are in 5 states in which Trump is -10000 (North Dakota, West Virginia, Wyoming, Idaho, Oklahoma) while Biden's biggest locks are Maryland and Mass at -6600 (18:13) Tim is considering laying $2,000 to win $100 on Montana.... (22:04) We don't know how to understand why the lines are moving toward Trump, is that risk mitigation or a growing theory of the line makers that Trump is surging in the polls (24:50) Do you miss hockey? Well we don't have that but we have great Twittter content giving out winning bets non-stop (25:19) Do you love prop bets? Tim loves prop bets.... and so we give out some election bets, "not how we are voting, how we are betting" (27:28) "We are Educating Everyone" (28:21) The worst possible scenario in gambling is getting hooked on a election handicap bet (29:11) Hanging Chad Reference, very hip and relevant (35:47) We are giving out hot selections for "who finishes third" and Tim is defending Kanye West as his longshot pick (38:10) Look at Line Movements and spread of bets, where the money is going and dispersion of bets for value of the pools (39:11) Tim quotes a German Guy after we had to play shot staffed and it cost us the 4 Team Parlay
56 minutes | Sep 30, 2020
Jack Flaherty, NOT an extra in Good Will Hunting
The Big Opening (0:39) Hey Dan? Coaching Up the Backups.... quickly we end up talking Mets baseball, then Yankees baseball; you can't let 2 guys from NY/NJ to host a podcast together and not get this (3:56) We Celebrate DD's Tampa Lightning Stanley Cup Championship and claim we are the 4th highest rated podcast in Ontario; Our hockey coverage was outstanding all year (5:22) Tim, Whit and Dan start off and almost immediatly we get sidetracked by a story of Dan's Greyhound bus trip to the 2013 Wild Card Game featuring Pirates/Reds, I cashed a +1200 prop bet on this. (9:15) We review the 4 playoff series in the National League (11:25) Tim shoehorns a Good Will Hunting reference into the podcast, unsure why (12:35) Dan shoehorns in an update on his Fantasy Baseball team (15:15) Is Keanu Reeves a Break X Guy or Break Y Guy? (15:37) New Made for TV Disney Movie is "The Olympian Who Played the Infield" (21:27) We move on the AL and we talk what was supposed to be a great pitching matchup between Bieber and Cole, as this posts, we know otherwise (27:00) "I"m not sure what goes into that statistic, but I'm sure knowing what pitch is coming helps" -- Hot Troll of Houston followed by a 17 year old beef about Dusty Baker's treatment of young Cubs pitchers Mark Prior and Kerry Wood (29:50) Peruvian Pitchers Reference Over 2.5 pays big (31:46) The Devil Rays changed their name in 2007, that was 13 years ago! (33:46) Follow up on Twitter @The4TeamParlay, the hotest pronosticators in the business right now (35:19) We are talking mainstream bets you all can use to pad your bankroll (39:25) Tim wonders why Dan always coverts Future Pool bets to the 13-1 when the rest of us are doing +1300 (42:00) Tim gives out his biggest key to betting on single baseball games (45:05) Guy You Hate in Vegas - Ripped From the Headlines.... Scooter Guy (53:00) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay but Rick's quiet approach and Dan's in ability to fill in costs us the bet; Whit and I did the best we could do.
66 minutes | Sep 3, 2020
Handicapping is what I was Born to Do
The Big Opening (0:40) Hey Whit? Hey Rick? (1:20) We are handing out a ton of winners on Twitter and we like to tell you all about that (3:25) "We Can Make You a Millionaire" (4:44) @BetsWithNumbers and Host Tim Husted's Trackside Natural Creds, "This is What I was Meant To Do" (6:02) How are you doing in your US Open Survivor Pool? (8:46) The Kentucky Derby Primer, 146th Running of the most exciting 2 mins in Sports! (12:36) #1 Finnick the Fierce -- Has 1 Eye and only horse in field who has beaten Tiz the Law (13:33) #2 Max Player - A B Horse with value on Husted Selections (15:00) #3 Enforceable -- The prettiest horse in the race ; and Rick is worried about his weight gain (17:16) This year's asterisk question and the unique situation where the Derby is NOT the first time these horses could have ran the Classic Distance of 1 1/4 mile (18:27) #4 Storm the Court - 50 to 1 horse on a BC Juvenile Winner is on the line between a B horse or a throw out as of Wednesday (20:14) #5 Major Fed - Does live at Churchill Downs... (21:37) #6 - King Guillermo - Victor Martinez MLB Catcher owns this one taking a very non-trad path to a non-trad Kentucky Derby; this is the "hot horse" on the grounds in the morning (23:17) #7 Money Moves - Being this is his 4th race, this is the unknown in a field of known not good enough, this is an A horse on Husted's card and at 30-1 is great value and he has the greatest Assistant Trainer of All Time this week (26:11) #8 South Bend -- Just signed up to run, so there is that (28:39) Why is this race so top heavy with a few legit horses? Injuries decimated the 3yo class and 4 months of more horses proven themselves out of this class since we are running late (29:20) #9 Mr. Big News - Could run for 3 mins, this one will be done in 2 mins (30:20) #10 Thousand Words -- My Pick at 15-1 with Geroux and Baffert as humans, Half Bro of American Pharoah and a Style and speed that fits with the best posts of the legit horses (32:15) #11 Necker Island -- Horses claimed in June Don't Win the Kentucky Derby (32:55) #12 Sole Volante - If this one wins, and he might, it will be an amazing thing to see as it will pass 15-17 horses on the way to the roses (34:31) Attachment Rate -- Virginia is for lovers, not loving this one (35:07) We go deeper into Sole Volante's career and talk about the huge win in the Sam F Davis (37:30) #14 Winning Impression -- Just another pretty horse (38:55) #15 NY Traffic - Love the Look, some to like but lack of stakes win (41:12) #16 Honor AP -- Ridgling who is a B Horse with Top Jockey, legit trainer, good speed and no distance issues, but first ship and outside post questions (44:39) #17 Tiz the Law is by far the best 3yo horse in this country, no questions asked, this is the by far best horse still in training; but 3 to 5 is no value; and if you don't know the story, learn about Sackatoga Stables and the story of Funny Cide (48:10) CRAZY HOT TAKE: Tiz the Law could go Sub 2 mins (50:55) #18 - Authentic -- Another West Coast Horse with 3 legit GS wins and legit human connections but wide with a question on distance (58:00) Sohler Flare is Authentic (1:00:21) Whit is playing what Tim is Playing, and he likes #6 King Guillermo although can't say it (1:01:10) RIck is missing Art Collector but has to play the Ridgling Honor A.P, they are sympatico (1:03:00) Please keep up to date @BetswithNumbers and @The4TeamParlay through the weekend (1:03:30) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay but Whit's inability to prounouce the 6 Horse costs us the bet... ugg
59 minutes | Sep 1, 2020
He is the Truth and the Future
The Big Opening (0:40) Tim asks a ton of questions about college football.... there are no answers to be had (5:03) "the most dramatic sports going when it comes to COVID drama", **** (7:32) Welcome Whit and Dibs off the bench, and then we talk about Fantasy Football Drafts, Dibs handing out huge winners and the Tahoe Casinos including halfwall dice control plays at craps tables (12:50) Tim names guys on the Islanders, gets them all wrong, tries to become a Yotes fan (14:27) We talk NBA and the future of the 76ers, "Trust the Process.... Worked?" -- Dibs comes hard with a counterintuitive opinion and we talk about the candidates for thier future coach (17:28) The Future of the Nets and J. Vaughn talk "he knows how to manage egos and personalities" (18:59) The 4 Team Parlay loves Luka Dončić, Dibs believes he is "he is the truth and the future"; solid comparison to King James, Rick Donegan "I love Luka" Whit "I am total onboard, Luka is special" (21:43) HR Derby Competition is all about Nick "Big Dong" Myers who is our Wire to Wire Leader right now (24:00) MLB Results are mostly about how many games has each team been played, Yankees will play 35 games in 34 days with only 2 games off, and they have not had a COVID outbreak (26:00) The Clevenger and Plesac COVID Shaming (28:25) The Fake News Story of the Year, COVID Edition, Sports Edition: The Quarantined QB -- Blame Bruce Arians (31:22) Rick is still playing the "won't complete NFL season" card (32:15) Conspriacy Theory and/or How to Fix NFL Games in the Era of COVID (35:46) We give our Breakout Stars of the NFL Season and talk about Uncle Rico's Threw A Ball Over Them Mountains... Rocket Arm ... (42:14) The Gambling Lock of the Future with some good insight into the importance of understanding Overrounds and then we break it to Whit that his Bills are carrying the biggest juice in the Fanduel Pool (52:22) Hard Hitting New England Patriots Analysis and then we go into Formula One Racing (56:45) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay but our host Tim costs us the bet, clearly rusty and it showed
74 minutes | Aug 6, 2020
Risk of COVID on a Zip Line, TPC Harding Park and the debut of SOHLER FLARES!
The Big Opening (0:40) Rick is a happy guy as sports are back and he is now planning his day around the games he is betting on; the NHL Correspondents maybe Martingale Betting (4:08) Tim attempts to fix NHL Hockey, it doesn't last long... he uses it to justify the NHL Picks that DD, Sasha Anne and Ricky are putting all over twitter (8:42) Dan got to attend a real live sporting event last week, the Last Chance Baseball Tournament in New Jersey (12:34) Dan forgets to tell you about the most famous attendee to his high school... everything you need to know about Dan (14:00) Intrepid Breaking News Reporting Whit Story gives us update from his last assignment to Vegas, we talk what casinos are open, smoking with masks, poker rooms, Plexiglas, full contact Craps, table minimums, Slots O Fun, Zip Lining, risk of COVID on a Zip Line, Rio, Sports Books, No Bars, No Video Poker, Alcohol, 115 degrees, (23:45) The Current Vegas crowd report and a guy gets arrested while Whit is renting a car (26:00) Update on the Nevada Government plan for re-opening (28:20) PGA Championship Preview with our thoughts on the course, contenders and selections (32:46) Best Golfer Never to Win a Major.... Recency Bias Kicks In (38:52) We debate the winners score, variation is significantly wide and then give out winners (54:59) No ONE is doing better NHL coverage than we are, check it out on twitter and listen to our pod (56:25) SOHLER FLARES!!!! Flyers, Bucks and NFL Coronavirus .... Dan goes 1 -5. (1:11:00) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay and we lose Dan's leg of the bets on his 1-5 performance on Sohler Flares
51 minutes | Jul 30, 2020
Body by Jake, Lord Stanley, The Guy From Dawson's Creek, Kenny G and Superfan #99
The Big Opening; (0:34) Hey Tim/Hey Rick? We go deep in the world of the Spokane Chiefs 1991 WHL enforcer Kerry Toporowski (5:25) Double D talks about his hockey fan origin story how do you go from a young boy in Tampa to a die hard hockey fan oh and then he references "Body by Jake" (7:28) Sasha Anne talks about her pre-determined love of Hockey growing up in a Macedonian Canadian family (9:31) Nuzzi is doing a fantasy playoff hockey thing and he did not invite the cast (10:07) The NHL Return to Play Plan, it gets very complicated but Ricky help us understand it (13:00) DD gives us the Eastern Conference Preview; turns out there is a professional hockey team in Columbus, Ohio (16:22) Sasha Anne goes through the Western Conference and uses vulgarity, we will issue a full apology as always (22:01) We give out our predictions for conference champs and who will "hoist Lord Stanley's Cup" (28:29) Sasha Anne brings us our twitter fans views including @BettingInHeels, Emily from Michigan, Candice from AZ, @domesticyogagoodess, Cindy from Arizona, @Therealdoctaphil and Mike from Michigan (30:48) Dark Horse Picks from the entire pod cast... Darin, Sasha and Tim?? "They are revolutionizing hockey with the flying V" and the guy from Dawson's Creek does NOT play hockey -- WTF (35:37) I'm a high risk high reward kind of girl... (36:55) This podcast sets record for the most times use of the word "Edmonton" in a podcast broadcast in history (40:59) My Sports Hero w/ Sasha Anne who pays honor to NHL Hall of Famer, #19 Stevie Y, O Captain My Captain...."an overpaid Craig's List Contractor" oh and then Tim trashes Ron Francis, Kenny G, Bond Villains and Kid Rock's ability to rhyme (48:45) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay and of course Tim cost us hockey podcast bet but he makes up for it with a super relevant quote from Swingers at the end.
63 minutes | Jul 28, 2020
NBA's Brand New Game
The Big Opening; (0:48) Box Score Listing for Coronavirus including "not Feeling Well" and trying to bait Rick to take shots at a specific USA Today Columnist (2:19) Opening Day of Baseball already had chaos, too many variables; book changes to "all action" for baseball instead of dependent on starting pitcher throwing (3:43) We talk International Tie Break extra innings concept, but in the end it is working, the games are ending in 10 innings and check in on our HR Derby Pool (6:00) We talk about the NBA scrimmages, extra big courts, coaches name tags and benches that look like orchestra pits (8:01) Welcome Nick Myers and paying the price of only drafting a guy to steal from another owner, Pete Alonso (9:04) Welcome to Corey Person, former University of Michigan Wolverine Basketball Player and we talk about their 2012-2013 NCAA Tournament run and go deeper on the Sweet 16 Trey Burke game where Michigan beat Kansas in OT (18:45) The NBA's Brand New Game, Tim explains the format of the return of the NBA, it gets fairly complicated and Corey and Nick break down their views (23:27) Bubble Stories with Rick Donegan (25:40) Playing in fanless gyms, pickup versions of hoops (33:59) We talk about the hottest thing on twitter, Joe Cuomo the Equipment Manager (37:00) Eastern Conference Selections (40:00) Western Conference Selections (44:00) Championship Finals & Winners Selections (52:00) Boben and the Ms. Pac Man & Kristaps Porzingis forgot to take his COVID test (55:27) The Best Ever for Me and Me Alone brings us to the Zoo for Corey's 2nd ever varsity game as a freshman, and then Nick and Tim admit they can't dunk. (59:12) Follow Corey on IG at corey_person32, personal training and travel teams for young hoops players (1:00:00) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay and we lost all but 1 bet as Rick mostly showed up wanting to talk about bubble stories instead of actual NBA predictions.
58 minutes | Jul 23, 2020
Long Time Listener, First Time Caller... Vegas Insider
The Big Opening; (0:40) Thinking about about Vegas, hoping for MMILV 21, and talking about Vegas (1:40) We talk about Circa and man did that escalate quickly on demand; we talk about the dream to broadcast from the Circa Sportsbook and Tim tries to explain the pool + IMAX movie theature which Rick claims is a "multi-tiered pool amphitheater on top of the resort" (6:30) We give out our Vegas Creds including our friends, producer and other people we know in Vegas (8:30) We welcome Tim's Long time friend from High School and Vegas Resident Rich Wilson (11:00) Nick is talking about the Circa initial prices and Tim goes on odd rant about the "drop it a penny pricing strategy", oh and then he completely blows basic math, division to be specific (14:00) The impact of COVID on the Vegas economy, the real life example of Trickle Down Economics and the population flight risks when there are no jobs (16:32) What state sends the most visitors to Vegas? Wisconsin and then an odd argument/rip session on Kansas (17:53) 6 Person Craps is NOT a sport and Tim references his craps game with Joey Slotnick and an aside about Full Contact Craps at Cromwell (20:20) Can the Raiders follow the path of the Knights? The Knights origin story can not be replicated for good reason but the Raiders have the advantage of being the NFL (24:10) Nick compares Raiders Fans, Cubs Fans and Vegans? (29:26) We talk about fan experience at Allegiant Stadium, "I'm not a fish guy" -- Guest Rich (34:00) We talk about the future of Mandalay Bay, we are open to anyone who wants to help us finance a deal to buy the hotel (35:40) Which of the visiting NFL teams to Las Vegas will drive the most arrests of their fans? (41:30) Even the host is unsure why we talk about Anthony Bennett for at least 40 seconds (44:30) Guy We Hate in Vegas -- Local Edition "Don't You Know Who I Am Guy - at the Front Door of a Vegas Club" (55:49) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay and we lost all but 1 bet as Rick is the guy we hate in Vegas.
59 minutes | Jul 12, 2020
Statement Games with CEO Marc Saulino
The Big Opening; (1:00) How the Ohio State Return to Work Laws are impacting the PGA Tour and a longer discussion around COVID Bubbles (5:02) If you are going to fail a COVID test as a MLB player, don't do it on the road, "going to be a shit show" (6:08) "Hoping to entertain the world, one listener at a time" -- Rick Donegan and a discussion about corporate mission statement (8:45) We welcome newest guy off the bench, Dan Sohler (10:20) We welcome Statement Games CEO Marc Saulino to the podcast to talk about his awesome social game which is a combination of prop betting and fantasy sports. (32:45) The analogy of the $10 T-Shirt and the desire to compete (37:00) We start talking about the trends of the MLB Win Bets (42:30) Random mention of the Bahamas Bowl (42:57) We talk NY Giants and NFC East Football (44:49) Statement Games is a digital game accessible at www.statementgames.com and on apps on both Google Play or Apple App Store... and we have a deal... if any of our millions of listeners want to try, get 10 for 10 in the MLB Over/Under Totals, Marc will pay you $500 (49:08) We talk about out Twitter First to Two Min Prop Bet segments, please follow us @The4TeamParlay on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and Tik Tak (nope) (56:19) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay and we lost all but 1 bet, blame new guy Dan and we quote Mega-Star Dolly Parton around rainbows.
67 minutes | Jul 10, 2020
Not the Todd Van Poppel A's
The Big Opening; (1:00) DIscussion of adding guys to the bench (2:23) Rick talks golf, in that process he offends Detroit, Comic Book Guys, Bryson Dechambeau; we talk about Bryson Dechambeau's ego exposed (9:25) We would fade the hell out of Bryson Dechambeau in the Masters (10:52) The Life and Times of Frank Balistrieri (12:16) Our Breaking News Correspondent Whit Story talks about his latest assignment, a trip to a COVID hotspot in Florida, Tim is trying to get Whit deployed to an assignment in the bubble (15:50) We meet one of the new guys off the Bench, Darin Didier -- you will quickly hear references to Todd Zeile, Mike Tyson, Eric Esch aka Butterbean, Floyd Mayweather, Rocky Marciano, and Donald Igwebuike (20:44) We review our predictions for the 6 Award Winners in MLB this year, Cy Young, Rookie of Year and MVP (37:55) We do the final set of Win Totals with the AL and NL West teams (42:25) "Not the Todd Van Poppel A's" and "Reggie Jackson's Silver Slugger" (52:14) Tim reads the backside of the Padres lineup and the Starting Pitchers (54:18) Make sure to come to our Facebook Live Event for our Home Run Derby Pool, July 19th (56:00) Our final segment: Shit We Got Wrong -- but mostly Tim, ie "Fake News Edition III" (1:02:00) The definition of integrity, Whit turns himself in for Shit We Got Wrong (1:04:38) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay, but our host cost us the bet. And then he quotes the Movie Casino.
52 minutes | Jul 4, 2020
The Bobby Bonilla Day Episode
The Big Opening; (1:00) Happy Bobby Bonilla Day! (2:12) Is Bryce Harper more than a guy at this point? 43rd best Adjusted OPS + last year #HotTake and then we clean up all sorts of mistakes we made on the last podcast (4:30) A hot tip for betting Over/Under plays during MLB season, worth listening to get the Tim Husted Under Angle Guaranteed Lock (5:50) Rick to plan a vacation he won't take to visit Tim (8:27) Team Tucson Trivia Question: Which MLB Broadcaster was born in Tucson, Arizona? (9:44) We get our first update on Dibs multi-tasking online Poker Match (11:35) Our new podcast, swinging with Nick (12:37) Hot takes on the DH Rule and we go way too deep on Zack Grienke's hitting stats (15:40) We discuss Mark Grace Pitching as part of the discussion on the "International Tie Breaker" being introduced to the major league baseball (18:27) We talk a lot about Loogys and Dibs comes hard after this rule change based on his love of Tony Larussa (20:31) Hey, baseball just banned what was already banned, you can't scream at umpires... and we get in a bat flip discussion (23:54) COVID Adaptations to Baseball; the small wet rag for pitchers will impacting scoring and we make a twitter poll update about Dusty Baker (27:25) Another update on Dibs Poker Match (27:45) We do win totals for the NL and AL Central (35:16) Shortened season and the 6 man rotations, Piggybacking starters and openings ... followed up with amplification of variation impacts of shortened season (41:25) The final segment, My Sports Hero... Miles Simon, Arizona Basketball Star and Swedish Man (44:50) "We all Do Good in College" -- Rick Donegan (49:50) Tim defends Nick's Mom (50:00) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay, and we lost all but 1 bet..... and we quote the Great Bobby Bonilla "It has taken me a great deal to get here, I don't plan on missing anything"
50 minutes | Jul 2, 2020
Glenn Davis Astros 1B, Chris Davis Orioles 1B, Glenn Davis Army RB 1940s
The Big Opening; (0:37) Ricky watching a ton of golf and enjoying the illegal crowds in the neighborhoods around the courses, then quickly goes after Justin Thomas (2:48) We go very deep into the White Sox, Rick is back on the bandwagon (3:32) Hey Nuzzi is on the pod cast, comes in about 10 mins earlier than his cue (5:09) Ode to Jim Rome (9:38) Please Support www.goodsports.org (10:25) Nuzzi Stream of Conciousness (13:00) The restart of MLB, general talk about the season; (18:40) We talk about Service Time Grievences now to be know as the "Kris Bryant" (20:28) MLB Slow Start Hitters and Pitchers (23:00) RIck speaking on his own behalf "I am done watching sports with no fans in the stands" (24:00) You can get a foul ball hit at a cutout of your face (27:00) We talk about Win Total Bets for the AL East and NL East and we talk about Heavy and LIght Win Total Pools (32:00) Nuzzi has Baltimore coming under 21, justifies his call by talking about their weather, has no views on their middle infield but is a huge fan of Cal Ripken Jr. Jr. (33:00) Glenn Davis Houston Astros 1B, Chris Davis Orioles 1B, Glenn Davis Army Football (38:38) Guy You Hate in Vegas: Guy who bitches about not getting enough free drinks when playing at the slot machines (39:38) Double Diamonds from 1998 and you expect 5 star service (40:21) 4 Guys Deep at the Slingo Slot Machine (41:04) A Michelob Ultra to hold yourself over (41:40) Nick Myers, one of the best members of the bench, sends in an email to the podcast.... (43:13) You Have an Alcohol Problem.... Senor Dave's Tequilla (45:00) The best Vegas advise we will ever give on this pod cast "it is what it is take it or leave there is something somewhere for everyone, just find the spot you fit" (46:45) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay, and Nick's odd email cost us the bet. Streak has been broken.
69 minutes | Jun 29, 2020
How many times can one podcaster say "Bubble"?
The Big Opening; (0:35) We celebrate the 20th Episode of the 4 Team Parlay and Rick's in play PGA Gambling play as an ode to Tim's son (4:00) The Belmont, the ole win to lose money mastered by Ricky and Tim talks about Sackatoga Stable and Tiz the Law (5:29) Tim goes hardcore on horse racing's mismanagement (6:24) The most idiotic thing Tim has seen in a long time, the COVID rules at various midwest casino/racetracks that make literally no sense no matter how committed you are to Fauci (10:15) The 4 Team Parlay encourages you to donate to Good Sports at www.goodsports.com (11:55) "I can tell you what is NOT happening in Western Tennessee, drinking virgin frozen daiquiris". (13:45) We get an update on Rick's Recreational Hockey League, weirdly keeps saying "ice hockey" so you don't mix it up with other forms of hockey (18:00) Listen for a "Butt Ending" reference, the absolute 100% best penalty in all of sports (18:38) "Can you call your own delayed penalty?" (21:15) A breakdown of the new COVID golf rules for recreation golf in both Arizona and Illinois (24:40) A rant about Chlorine, still now unsure how we worked this into the conversation (28:00) The NHL gets a 75% chance of coming back (32:50) The College Football Season gets a 40% chance of coming back "uphill battle, downward trend" (40:57) MLB's management/labor dispute drives a 47.32% chance of return before we go into "Breaking News" with our Breaking News Correspondent Whit Story, Tim increases the number to 73.94% (46:43) We give the NBA a 90% chance of coming back, "easy" mostly due to the smaller number of people you need and the bubble strategy, we mention the Latvian Laser (51:05) MLS' huge advantage of the model of the German and English leagues now proven, also a bubble strategy at Disney's Swan and Dolphin, Bubble, Bubble, Bubble; 83.79% chance to come up, bubble (55:20) The Best Ever for Me... and Me Alone -- our new segment around those sports memories that are special to you, mostly just you (57:00) Patrick Kane Goal, we do a lot of hockey in this podcast? (58:45) Whit's baseball memories from 1991 include the Braves/Twins WS and we talk about Danny Gladden, Chuck Knoblauch and Gene Larkin (59:59) "Get the Bichette out of here" (1:04:40) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay, but realize we only placed 3 bets -- oops
69 minutes | Jun 12, 2020
That Is How You Do Gambling
The Big Opening; (0:35) Hey All... The 4 Team Parlay's Views on the current state of the world (4:06) Today we'll focus on the last of the 3 pillars, the Vegas recovery from COVID (4:26) Rick and Tim talks about all the things we have been doing on the podcast during the past few weeks (10:23) Whit Story, our Breaking News Correspondent, reports back from the Re-Opening Weekend in Vegas assignment. (12:06) The airport and airplane experience BNA to LAS (20:01) Airport to Hotel, Hotel Check In Processes and Hotel Rooms at Ceasar's and the D (21:38) What the hell is a Chip Clip? (29:00) What the hell is in the ice bucket? (31:15) The casinos were not quite ready for the reopening, missed a few small things (32:45) The Gambling Floor post COVID, you walk around in a plexiglas bubble and that is how you do gambling (36:57) We go really way too deep on how they created hand washing stations in casinos, like ridiculous (41:18) Tim is a Willy Wonka Advanced Player, the casino watches for him (41:52) Cosmo was hopping, 0 Fs given for social distancing and the D was a huge party -- they win the weekend (43:07) Derek Stevens, is quickly becoming our hero! Please visit the D (43:48) We talk Restaurants and Bars (47:23) Do not count on Rideshares at this point in Vegas, wait times are 20 mins, part of this is driven by state unemployment > ability to earn (48:30) New Pens and Old Pends, welcome to the Post-Covid America (52:44) Guy You Hate in Vegas -- The COVID Edition ; Social Distancing Enforcer (1:05:25) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay ticket and Whit Story cost us the best -- this is a HUGE upset.
64 minutes | Jun 9, 2020
Go after that Slab of Bacon
The Big Opening; (0:33) Hey Robb, Hey Rick... the boys talk about The Match and a fantasy golf match of Herm Edwards and Tony Dungy (2:13) "Beer is Definitily Not Bad for You" (4:28) Where is Tim? "I'm Here" (7:19) I spend all day eating the same bowl of corn flakes every day... (7:40) Tim Husted's first round of selections for T4TP's College Football Top 10 Challenge (14:45) Do you like Luke Fickell? Play the over on Cincy Wins right now... 8.5 wins, going way over (21:06) You can call Tim a homer... Wisconsin will be the #6 Team in the Country (23:28) We do trivia; name the other team whose HC/OC/DC are all alumni of the school they coach..... (28:14) Jamie Newton will thow 7 interceptions in that game... our predictions are going very very deep and he causes the push for 8 team playoffs for college football when Florida misses the Playoffs (31:05) A lot of talking about Bryce Young Alabama QB and Sal Sunsari Alabama OLB coach (33:22) The Ohio State Buckeyes will cost Jim Harbaugh his job, FREEZINGCOLDTAKES or COLDTAKESEXPOSED (34:06) Tim loves Spencer Rattler and Oklahoma has a legit Long Snapper (36:00) Tim is predicting win no covers in October, this gets very deep (39:00) The Ultimate College Football Roadtrip Season 22 -- We go week by week with the trip to the best games of the week (42:07) When they go after that slab of bacon, they leave it all on the field ie Floyd of Rosedale (47:19) We are talking about Rudy! But everyone else is going to LSU, we make Rudy cry (52:50) Whit's Sports Hero -- Barry Larkin.... (58:44) We get very upset about Hal Morris (59:59) We attempt to cash the 4 team parlay ticket and as you fully expected, Tim cost us the bet since well he misspoke 257 times on this podcast. Revenge best served cold.