The current streak began with the Texas Rangers defeating the Chicago White Sox 2-1 as +179 moneyline underdogs back on Friday June 19. That was followed by Saturday’s biggest dog, the Tampa Bay Rays (+162), beating the Cleveland Indians 4-1. The streak improved to three as the Philadelphia Phillies (+170) trumped the St. Louis Cardinals 9-2 on Sunday.
Finally, the Phils did it again with an 11-8 win over the New York Yankees as +254 moneyline dogs Monday.
The Texas Rangers (+249) posted a 5-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers back on Wednesday, June 17, before losing 1-0 (+232) to the Dodgers the following day – the only loss in the past six days.
The four gamer is the longest such streak by the biggest dog this season. There have been two separate occasions where the day’s biggest dog won three-straight before failing to make it four.
The fate of the current streak falls with the Phillies once again. Philly is +213 at the Bronx Bombers Tuesday evening.
Overall in games involving the day’s biggest underdog, the fave has the straight up edge winning 46 of 79 games, with the Over/Under count sitting at 43-33-3 heading into Tuesday’s schedule.