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Lastest Scores (8/25/19)
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NBA
607 NY 72 FINAL
608 WSH 101
609 ATL 77 FINAL
610 DAL 73
611 CONN 72 FINAL
612 LA 84
613 CHI 94 FINAL
614 PHX 86
617 LV 77 FINAL
618 MIN 98
615 IND 63 FINAL
616 SEA 54
MLB
951 WAS 7 FINAL
952 CUB 2
975 NYY 1 FINAL
976 LOS 2
953 PHI 9 FINAL
954 MIA 3
955 CIN 0 FINAL
956 PIT 14
963 TAM 1 FINAL
964 BAL 7
965 LAA 2 FINAL
966 HOU 5
957 ARI 0 FINAL
958 MIL 4
959 ATL 9 FINAL
960 NYM 5
967 DET 5 FINAL
968 MIN 8
969 KAN 2 FINAL
970 CLE 4
971 TEX 4 FINAL
972 CWS 0
961 COL 0 FINAL
962 STL 6
977 BOS 5 FINAL
978 SDG 4
979 SFO 10 FINAL
980 OAK 5
973 TOR 7 FINAL
974 SEA 5
913 TAM 3 FINAL
914 BAL 8
903 ATL 2 FINAL
904 NYM 1
915 KAN 9 FINAL
916 CLE 8
901 PHI 2 FINAL
902 MIA 3
905 CIN 8 FINAL
906 PIT 9
919 LAA 2 FINAL
920 HOU 11
907 ARI 5 FINAL
908 MIL 2
917 TEX 0 FINAL
918 CWS 2
921 DET 4 FINAL
922 MIN 7
911 WAS 7 FINAL
912 CUB 5
925 SFO 5 FINAL
926 OAK 4
927 BOS 1 FINAL
928 SDG 3
923 TOR 1 FINAL
924 SEA 3
909 COL 4 FINAL
910 STL 11
929 NYY 5 FINAL
930 LOS 1
SOC
HJK 1 FINAL
HONK 0
204021 DIN 2 FINAL
204022 TMBV 0
SGF 1 FINAL
H96 1
ABEL 3 FINAL
JREG 1
WSBN 3 FINAL
BCHM 3
VORS 3 FINAL
KOLO 0
SEPS 1 FINAL
ACLN 1
LENS 0 FINAL
TRO 2
GDYN 1 FINAL
CRVA 3
NOAH 0 FINAL
LORI 1
GMAM 0 FINAL
ZESC 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
BBUL 2 FINAL
PLTM 3
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
MCC 0 FINAL
MLND 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
BUIL 1 FINAL
YBUF 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
204025 ZEN 0 FINAL
204026 UFA 1
YAFR 1 FINAL
TRLL 0
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
208201 BHIA 1 FINAL
208202 AMG 0
207457 OREB 4 FINAL
207458 SRUS 3
VAPS 0 FINAL
KUPS 5
DESN 3 FINAL
OLEK 0
BWOD 0 FINAL
BROM 1
BARR 2 FINAL
CHTF 2
HRTL 0 FINAL
CHLY 0
DAGH 1 FINAL
ETLG 1
NCTY 2 FINAL
EBBS 2
FYLD 1 FINAL
HFAX 4
STCP 1 FINAL
HARR 2
DOVR 2 FINAL
STTN 1
SHUL 0 FINAL
WOKG 2
BRNT 1 FINAL
WREX 1
MHED 2 FINAL
YEOV 1
PFC 0 FINAL
MSFC 0
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
RAAN 3 FINAL
HAIF 4
VITO 1 FINAL
BPLV 2
SEBL 3 FINAL
SMGT 0
SNIM 0 FINAL
ESAE 2
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
AKON 0 FINAL
ASHG 3
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
WROC 1 FINAL
LGDK 1
GNDZ 1 FINAL
BNNT 1
204029 LOK 1 FINAL
204030 KRA 1
201209 JUV 1 FINAL
201210 PAR 0
ASHD 1 FINAL
HDRA 1
206233 STAB 2 FINAL
206234 ROSE 3
CSEN 0 FINAL
CROT 0
PES 1 FINAL
SALE 3
KMKM 0 FINAL
PRAG 2
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
ONIC 2 FINAL
DOXA 0
IBV 1 FINAL
AKRN 2
NCHC 1 FINAL
TMPR 1
208165 DNJ 1 FINAL
208166 GLPL 0
207841 KSPR 1 FINAL
207842 AKRG 1
ALDT 0 FINAL
TORQ 2
ODON 1 FINAL
KIV 1
OTOH 0 FINAL
MMEL 4
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
MTA 2 FINAL
SKTZ 0
LKOP 0 FINAL
LSOF 1
LPOZ 3 FINAL
CZST 2
BSNI 1 FINAL
CCN 4
LPRC 0 FINAL
GFOT 3
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
HAFI 1 FINAL
SAHL 7
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
MURA 1 FINAL
OLJB 1
208145 NEW 1 FINAL
208146 VLZ 3
MITR 0 FINAL
ATLN 1
GBRW 0 FINAL
MRON 1
ALVA 2 FINAL
BRCS 2
201221 NAP 4 FINAL
201222 FIR 3
207845 KASI 1 FINAL
207846 ALAY 4
207849 FEN 2 FINAL
207850 ISTB 1
TRAP 1 FINAL
ASCO 3
SPEZ 3 FINAL
CITT 0
CREM 2 FINAL
VENZ 1
LIVN 0 FINAL
VIRT 1
BRIK 0 FINAL
CSBL 4
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
DEKE 0 FINAL
ZAML 6
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
GEAG 1 FINAL
OPIR 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
FKNM 1 FINAL
AZAM 3
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
208301 APR 1 FINAL
208302 GRM 2
ESTD 1 FINAL
SMSJ 0
CAPI 1 FINAL
SOLA 1
Clausura
CUEN 0 FINAL
DELF 2
ABC 2 FINAL
GLOB 0
IMPZ 1 FINAL
SCOR 0
SCRZ 1 FINAL
NAU 3
BFOG 2 FINAL
TREZ 2
CONF 2 FINAL
FERV 2
UMAG 0 FINAL
DPAS 2
Clausura
AYAC 1 FINAL
BNAC 2
Clausura
CJUN 1 FINAL
GJUJ 2
208157 PPRN 1 FINAL
208158 ROSC 1
OCAL 1 FINAL
JBRQ 0
Clausura
TMCF 1 FINAL
NSRL 3
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
LOUM 0 FINAL
VITA 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
RYON 0 FINAL
HILA 0
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
RHIM 0 FINAL
ENYI 5
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
BENG 0 FINAL
AMRT 0
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
QUIT 2 FINAL
TECU 0
EQUI 1 FINAL
CUCU 2
Clausura
SLOR 1 FINAL
GUAR 3
Clausura
DEPM 2 FINAL
HNCY 4
Clausura
208173 CLN 0 FINAL
208174 INDP 2
FCO 2 FINAL
IRIV 3
AMRQ 0 FINAL
BCLA 4
DCAL 1 FINAL
MLLN 2
Clausura
CLAO 2 FINAL
ALIL 3
Clausura
205177 RDRS 0 FINAL
205178 LYNG 2
INCH 3 FINAL
POHA 5
SEUL 1 FINAL
JEJU 1
203925 ADO 3 FINAL
203926 RKC 0
200297 BIRM 0 FINAL
200298 SCY 3
RNGR 1 FINAL
STMR 0
1st Phase
OSNB 0 FINAL
NMB 1
SDHN 2 FINAL
HEID 0
HAM 4 FINAL
KRLS 2
205181 SLKB 2 FINAL
205182 ESJG 2
MRDU 0 FINAL
PLNN 5
CANO 1 FINAL
MEKL 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
GLXY 1 FINAL
SLSU 0
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
203933 VVV 2 FINAL
203934 ULT 1
200089 MCH 3 FINAL
200090 BNMH 1
203297 NOLY 2 FINAL
203298 MNCO 2
207461 HSB 0 FINAL
207462 NORK 5
207453 AIK 3 FINAL
207454 OSND 1
207465 HACK 2 FINAL
207466 ESKI 0
BCEL 0 FINAL
BRKA 0
MRTZ 0 FINAL
SBSC 0
KOKL 0 FINAL
GZBR 3
PYUN 1 FINAL
SHRK 3
DPIL 2 FINAL
JELG 2
AIGL 1 FINAL
GMAH 5
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
TRAZ 0 FINAL
ASTN 5
ZHET 2 FINAL
KYSR 0
PLCN 1 FINAL
MNMA 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
202461 FRA 1 FINAL
202462 LPZG 2
204037 AGRZ 0 FINAL
204038 CSK 3
GDYA 1 FINAL
ZHOD 1
BLTN 0 FINAL
JGLX 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
208177 ESTU 1 FINAL
208178 GDY 2
205185 MIDT 2 FINAL
205186 SNDJ 0
GRNF 2 FINAL
AMI 3
HMID 1 FINAL
CEL 3
1st Phase
LZRN 1 FINAL
SION 2
LUGN 2 FINAL
SGAL 3
SERV 4 FINAL
THUN 0
LOKO 2 FINAL
IZAP 1
CELJ 6 FINAL
TRIG 0
ZORY 1 FINAL
KARP 0
IRTY 1 FINAL
AKTB 1
OKZH 1 FINAL
KAIR 0
OPAV 0 FINAL
VIKT 4
DCBJ 2 FINAL
MBOL 4
CMS 0 FINAL
ELEC 2
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
DCMP 2 FINAL
SRDM 0
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
203929 SROT 2 FINAL
203930 ZWO 2
KSLA 1 FINAL
SBAH 0
203313 STR 2 FINAL
203314 STRS 0
201873 ESPY 0 FINAL
201874 ALAV 0
201877 SOC 1 FINAL
201878 MALL 0
206693 TNDL 3 FINAL
206694 MRT 2
206677 BLEN 0 FINAL
206678 SCLA 0
SWAR 0 FINAL
SSG 2
ADWC 0 FINAL
SALZ 5
AUSW 2 FINAL
HBRG 2
CSOF 1 FINAL
DRUS 1
SABU 0 FINAL
WITG 0
ATLS 2 FINAL
PLNG 0
RIGA 4 FINAL
SJRM 2
SKRT 1 FINAL
STRG 2
RNVA 2 FINAL
SHKU 2
BORC 0 FINAL
AKAP 2
MGP 1 FINAL
SHKE 1
SPER 4 FINAL
DUTO 3
PCUB 1 FINAL
CDRU 0
VLNT 0 FINAL
VCON 4
KPIL 0 FINAL
AKTK 2
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
MTLM 0 FINAL
PTRO 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
FOSA 1 FINAL
PAMP 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
200097 NUD 1 FINAL
200098 TOT 0
200105 BRNY 1 FINAL
200106 WOV 1
207469 DJUR 1 FINAL
207470 MALM 0
LWAR 3 FINAL
LODZ 2
PGIL 3 FINAL
ZAGL 0
SJK 0 FINAL
MHMN 1
LAHT 0 FINAL
ROPS 3
ZILN 1 FINAL
SLBR 1
TKLV 1 FINAL
TULE 1
MRAN 0 FINAL
LSCR 0
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
ALFC 1 FINAL
ATRM 1
GOML 1 FINAL
SHKT 3
202441 WLF 3 FINAL
202442 HBL 0
204033 SPM 2 FINAL
204034 KRY 1
204041 RUB 1 FINAL
204042 ROS 2
201201 ACM 0 FINAL
201202 UDI 1
HAPO 1 FINAL
KSAB 0
205189 AHUS 3 FINAL
205190 BNBY 0
206237 ODDS 2 FINAL
206238 MOLD 2
206241 TROM 3 FINAL
206242 BRAN 2
206245 LSTR 2 FINAL
206246 HAUG 0
206249 MJON 0 FINAL
206250 KSND 4
206253 RANH 2 FINAL
206254 VIKG 2
RLZ 1 FINAL
FONF 1
RAY 1 FINAL
SPG 1
STAB 1 FINAL
EMPL 2
204753 KRTK 1 FINAL
204754 SLGE 2
CONC 2 FINAL
IQQ 2
ISTA 1 FINAL
GORC 1
FRNC 1 FINAL
PUSK 4
TBOR 2 FINAL
RVEL 2
SMDB 0 FINAL
HRYA 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
BUFF 0 FINAL
KARA 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
FAMA 0 FINAL
AEL 0
REYK 0 FINAL
KA 0
USGN 0 FINAL
IHAD 2
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
208189 LNS 2 FINAL
208190 USF 1
207853 SIVA 1 FINAL
207854 CRIZ 2
207857 YENI 1 FINAL
207858 TRAB 2
VLOS 2 FINAL
PANI 1
PRTA 2 FINAL
USMN 2
Clausura
VALM 0 FINAL
METT 0
SUBO 1 FINAL
RDNN 2
MPOL 1 FINAL
DNSK 5
201849 ATLM 1 FINAL
201850 LEGN 0
209213 TJA 0 FINAL
209214 TOL 2
Apertura
HKS 1 FINAL
BYTA 2
DPC 1 FINAL
HSCA 3
BELG 0 FINAL
AGRP 1
PNET 1 FINAL
PAOK 2
GRCA 1 FINAL
CRTG 4
Apertura
SPRG 1 FINAL
SLBR 3
MRUS 2 FINAL
DTBI 2
ZETA 1 FINAL
BPOD 1
QBAL 0 FINAL
QRAB 3
SOA 0 FINAL
NBOU 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
SFAX 1 FINAL
MNST 2
BESH 0 FINAL
BTAR 0
UNIC 1 FINAL
ENAC 0
DDS 2 FINAL
NTRA 1
206681 LISB 3 FINAL
206682 PRTI 1
COBN 1 FINAL
ANTG 2
Apertura
SLVS 0 FINAL
LRAZ 0
MZYR 0 FINAL
BAT 4
205169 FCN 1 FINAL
205170 COP 3
206257 SARP 1 FINAL
206258 STRM 2
NUMC 2 FINAL
TNRF 3
204757 EUPN 0 FINAL
204758 MOUS 2
NACF 2 FINAL
JUVD 0
Intermedio
FENX 1 FINAL
CERR 0
Intermedio
LIVP 2 FINAL
RMPL 1
Intermedio
IZTA 0 FINAL
MTEC 3
Apertura
HJDS 0 FINAL
OSIJ 1
SBUC 0 FINAL
GMME 4
INDJ 0 FINAL
TSC 2
BRVO 0 FINAL
MRBR 4
208153 RAC 0 FINAL
208154 CCSE 0
204045 ORBG 1 FINAL
204046 ATUL 2
GMEN 1 FINAL
ALMG 0
BRWN 3 FINAL
ABOY 0
SCRS 1 FINAL
UCOM 2
Clausura
201205 GEN 3 FINAL
201206 ROM 3
201213 SASS 1 FINAL
201214 TRNO 2
201225 LAZ 3 FINAL
201226 SAMP 0
201233 ATA 3 FINAL
201234 RNDE 2
201237 BGN 1 FINAL
201238 HVRN 1
201217 BRSC 1 FINAL
201218 CAG 0
207861 KONY 1 FINAL
207862 GAL 1
207865 DNZL 2 FINAL
207866 ANTL 0
BUCA 1 FINAL
PATR 0
Clausura
208321 FLZA 3 FINAL
208322 SNT 3
208293 SAO 0 FINAL
208294 VAS 2
208313 ITR 1 FINAL
208314 AGO 2
203281 TLS 0 FINAL
203282 PSG 4
201869 BTS 2 FINAL
201870 BAR 5
FUEN 2 FINAL
EXTR 1
ERC 1 FINAL
PLTN 3
VDEL 0 FINAL
SMT 1
CHV 1 FINAL
PRUG 2
XANT 2 FINAL
ATHN 1
UCAT 1 FINAL
UCHL 1
SNGO 1 FINAL
SMBA 1
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
GRIN 0 FINAL
VKGR 1
206701 BRAG 1 FINAL
206702 GVIC 1
CAVL 0 FINAL
FORG 1
MUSH 2 FINAL
GUAY 4
SDEP 1 FINAL
ALGR 3
Preliminary Round (2nd Leg)
206705 FCF 1 FINAL
206706 VGUI 1
LBRT 0 FINAL
GDAZ 1
Clausura
ANZO  
ZAMR
Clausura
VENZ 1 FINAL
LARA 0
Clausura
ECAR 1 FINAL
LLAN 3
Clausura
CRBB 0 FINAL
LGUA 2
Clausura
DANU 1 FINAL
DEFS 3
Intermedio
UTC 1 FINAL
ALIU 2
Clausura
SLCZ 0 FINAL
GUAS 0
Apertura
208181 TLRS 1 FINAL
208182 RIV 0
AHUI 0 FINAL
APET 1
Clausura
UDEP 0 FINAL
CMAN 1
Clausura
CRCS 0 FINAL
TRUJ 0
Clausura
EMER 1 FINAL
ACPC 1
Clausura
MINR 2 FINAL
TACH 3
Clausura
JICA 1 FINAL
GUAD 1
Apertura
HOND 1 FINAL
RSOC 0
Apertura
ELVN 4 FINAL
ONCE 0
Apertura
ALIZ 0 FINAL
LMEN 1
Apertura
CEST 0 FINAL
ARUN 0
Apertura
CHIN   5:00 PM
AMJL
Apertura
LUVD 2 FINAL
ACRE 3
REMO 1 FINAL
PAYS 1
YPIE 1 FINAL
JUVT 0
VLTA 2 FINAL
SAOJ 4
SAPR 1 FINAL
LIMN 1
Apertura
ANTO 3 FINAL
HUAC 4
SONS 0 FINAL
FAS 3
Apertura
UCRA 0 FINAL
MPZ 1
Apertura
209981 CLB 3 FINAL
209982 CNCI 1
208289 FLA 3 FINAL
208290 CEA 0
208305 COR 1 FINAL
208306 AVA 1
208317 CRU 1 FINAL
208318 ALAG 1
209217 NECX 2 FINAL
209218 GUA 1
Apertura
INDM 2 FINAL
ANAC 5
Clausura
EMLC 1 FINAL
MACA 2
BIRM 3 FINAL
BETH 2
CHRL 1 FINAL
INDY 3
YRK9 2 FINAL
FCED 2
SNTI 0 FINAL
OLMP 4
Clausura
INDS 0 FINAL
RNEG 1
Clausura
208149 BOC 1 FINAL
208150 BNF 0
CHIR 0 FINAL
TAUR 1
Apertura
209985 HOU 1 FINAL
209986 FCD 5
OLPA 2 FINAL
UPNF 0
Apertura
ENVG 0 FINAL
ACAL 1
Clausura
TMPC 1 FINAL
CIMA 0
Apertura
209989 LAG 3 FINAL
209990 LAFC 3
CFL
687 MTL 28 FINAL
688 TOR 22

Sports Gaming Glossary

GENERAL TERMS

PHRASE DEFINITION
Action Any wager. A player is said to be in action when having a bet riding on any sporting event or table game.
Action Jackson A gambler who wagers every day - day and night!
Agent (1) A Player cheat who frequents casino's and works with casino dealers and employees. (2) A person who, for a fee or commission, lures people to a crooked game to be fleeced. (3) Person who solicits sports bets for a bookmaker.
Apple A sucker. A soft player - easy prey - cannot win.
APR Annual Percentage Rate. The computation of the net result between profit and loss wagering over a specific period of time in relation to your start-up bankroll (investment). The APR is a simple rate of return converted to an annual percentage. Example: $100 profit on a $200 start-up bankroll after six months equals an APR of 100%.
B.R. Acronym for Bankroll
Backer (1) Someone who will stake a gambler with a good reputation during a difficult period. (2) Someone who supplies a bookmaker with cash (behind the scenes).
Bad Beat A tough loss.
Bail Out Trying to get back a sum of losses with one wager.
Beard A person used to place bets so the bookmakers will not know the identity of the actual bettor.
Beef Any situation that is or may cause a problem. Complaint against a book.
Bet the Limit To bet the maximum amount allowed by the bookmaker.
Betting Ring A syndicate of big money sports bettors who place large bets, wiseguys, etc.
Big Dime A $10,000 wager.
Big Nickel A $5,000 wager.
Big Order A large sports bet of five or six figures.
Bite A request by a gambler for a loan.
Board The complete agenda of games on any given day.
Boat Race A crooked horse race.
Bookmaker (Bookie) A person who takes race and sports bets. Also known as B.M.
Bottom Line Money owed to a bookmaker by a player.
Buck A $100 wager. Also referred to as a C-Note.
Bum Steer Bad information.
Bundle Large bankroll.
Bust A Player who goes broke (loses his bankroll or stash).
Buster Odds of 15 to 1 on a winning horse (also known as a fuzzy).
C-Note Slang for a $100 bill.
C.O.D. No assets, and no credit. All bets must be made for cash only.
Carpet Joint A plush/class operation.
Cash Management The function of managing your cash assets? hopefully to profit.
Casino A.K.A. Sports Book. The sports book where the sports gaming information (spreads, lines, totals, etc.) is posted. The information is not guaranteed. You will need to check directly with your bookmaker to secure your information.
Chalk The favorite in a game.
Chalk Eater A person who only wagers on favorites. (a.k.a., Chalk Player)
Clerk A person who answers phones, and deals lines for a bookmaker. Also known as a ticket writer.
Confidence (Rating) The level of confidence the bettor places on a particular selection in a game. MMS allows for a 3 star rating system (*,**,***). MMS records each star rated selection and provides historical analysis on the bettor's selection proficiency based on each confidence rating.
Connected Meaning a person is connected to organized crime.
Cooler A prearranged deck or shoe of cards (Blackjack, Poker or Baccarat) has been used both for and against the house. (a.k.a. a cold deck of cards).
Copper When one gambler fades and takes the opposing side of another gamblers bet, position or opinion.
Cover To win a wager by more than the spread (in the case of a favorite) or to win a wager by the underdog losing by less than the spread.
Crossroader Any player who does not bet without cheating.
Current Lines The current gaming lines available for each particular game, based on the time of your most recent downloading of line information through a LIVE UPDATE function. If the data box under Opening Lines and Current Lines has a " XX " in it, it means that no lines were available through MMS data sources for that particular game.
Date Closed The date when the gaming lines were last downloaded into the MMS data base.
Daub A paste or liquid used to mark cards.
Dean (The) A smart gambler who can calculate odds and percentages. (a.k.a. The Professor)
Default Wager The designated wager (a.k.a. Flat Wager) for each straight bet.
Desperado Gambler who bets big and can't pay when he loses.
Deuce Dealers A dealer who can peek at the top card and deal the next card if the top card is not to his liking (advantage). (a.k.a. second dealer, mechanic, or number two man)
Dime Bet A $1,000 wager.
Dog The underdog in any wagering proposition.
Dog It A player who is afraid to increase his wager size during an extended winning streak.
Dollar Bet A $100 wager.
Double Bet A wager twice the size of a players usual wager. (a.k.a. a press bet or doubling up)
Double Sawbuck A $20 wager.
Dry A player is Dry when he has run out of funds and credit.
Dutch Book A price-makers odds line which totals more than 100%.
Ear A bent corner put on a playing card to identify or locate it.
Easy Way In the game of CRAPS: to make a point number (4, 6, 8 or 10) any way but the hard way (e.g., with doubles: 2s, 3s, 4s, or 5s).
Edge Any advantage a player can utilize.
Eighter from Decatur The number eight in the game of CRAPS.
End A share of something. What is my "end of the score."
Even Up, Even Money (1) A bet or proposition giving each player an equal chance to win. (2) A wager at correct odds. (3) A 50-50 bet.
Exacta HORSE RACING: a wager picking the two horses finishing first and second in the correct order.
Exotic Bets A.K.A. Proposition Bets: propositions generally attached to a specific game or on certain players for a particular league. Wagering on exotic plays are done by laying or taking odds. Example of an exotic bet: which running back in the Super Bowl will run for more yards from scrimmage.
Face Card A king, queen or jack in a deck of cards. (a.k.a. a paint card)
Fade To cover a bet. You're faded.
False Cut A cut leaving the deck in its original position.
Fast Company Seasoned or smart gamblers.
Fat A player with a large bankroll. (a.k.a. deep pockets)
Fever A gambling habit or itch.
Field Several horses or contestants in a sports tournament grouped as one contestant for betting purposes.
Figure An amount owed to or by a bookmaker.
Fink An informer. (a.k.a. stool pigeon)
Fish A sucker, or a person who makes sucker bets.
Fix A bribe or to be bribed. The fix is in.
Flat Store Any gaming operation that is crooked.
Flats Crooked dice that have been shaved to favor certain numbers.
Futures Wagering A Future is an event that occurs beyond the present game date schedule of games (including football games scheduled for the coming weekend). Wagering on Futures is done by laying or taking odds. Examples of Futures Wagering: (a) the winner of the Super Bowl, (b) the over/under for the # of games a MLB team will win in the coming season, (c) the winner of at least one Golf Major Tournament for the coming season, etc.
G-Note A $1,000 wager.
Gaff Any method or device that aids in cheating.
Game Date (1) The date when a particular game is scheduled to be played. (2) A slang meaning the date when all games from all applicable sports are scheduled to be played.
Game Time The time when a particular game is scheduled to be played. MMS clearly defines if the game time is eastern time or pacific time.
George A generous player (usually a big tipper). The opposite of a TOM.
Get Out The process of regaining ones losses (usually by winning).
Getting Down The act of making a wager.
Graveyard Shift The early morning shift of a gaming establishment. Sportsbooks usually do not open until 9:00 am local time.
Grinder Small time player.
Grindjoint or Store A book that caters to small players.
Half a Buck A $50 wager.
Handicapper A person who studies and evaluates all sporting events.
Handle The total amount of money taken in bets.
Hardway Bet To bet the number4, 6, 8, or 10 will be made before a 7 appears with duplicate numbers (e.g. 2s, 3s, 4, or 5s).
Hedging Betting the opposite side of an original wager in order to reduce your original wager.
High Hurdler A person who left town owing money leaving no forwarding address. (a.k.a. skipper, took a powder, came up lame)
Holding Your Own Barely or almost breaking even from betting.
Hook The half point in game spreads and totals.
Hooked Losing a wager by exactly ? a point.
Hot Dice CRAPS: slang for dice that are passing or a player on an extended winning streak.
Hot Game Any game attracting a lot of action on one side by many players.
House The operators of a Casino or Sportsbook.
In the Bag A.K.A. a LOCK. Said of a sporting event with a predetermined outcome. Associated with the fix is in!.
In the Red A player owing money to his bookmaker.
Jackpot (1) A troublesome situation. (2) An expression of exuberation over a large winning bet.
Jerk Another word for a tie, or push between two teams involving a spread.
Juice (1) The Vig or vigorish. The bookmakers commission for taking a bet. (2) A term in casinos denoting influence with upper management.
Kibitzer A spectator at ay game who usually dispenses unwanted advice.
Kick Ones pocket. He put the bankroll in his kick.
Knock To cast disparaging remarks about someone. A.K.A. rap.
Laydown Making a wager.
Laying Points Betting on the favorite in a game.
Level One Sports Handicapping The Gut Feel level of handicapping for MMS. This is where the schedule of games for all sports posted (by MMS) are first displayed. Information displayed includes all game spreads, totals, money lines, puck lines, and run lines.
Level Two Sports Handicapping Analysis The carryover of games handicapped from Level One Sports Handicapping that the user elects to have recorded for future tracking. This is also the level where MMS provides for access to team and league statistics.
Limit (1) The maximum amount a player may wager on a specific bet or event. (2) The maximum amount a player may increase a previous bet (usually at a poker game). (3) The maximum amount bet before the casino/bookie changes the odds and/or point spread. A.K.A. the cap.
Line The listed odds or point spread offered on a game.
Linemaker A person who establishes (creates) the original and subsequent betting lines. A.K.A. an oddsmaker or pricemaker.
Little Joe from Kokomo CRAPS: the point being number four.
Live Horse A horse considered to be in shape to run at his best potential.
Live One A player with money looking for action and/or a sportsbook.
Lock Best bet, an easy winner, a no brainer, etc.
Maiden A horse that has never won a race.
Marker An advance extended to a player on credit. A.K.A. credit.
Michigan Bankroll A large bankroll consisting mostly of one dollar bills with a large denomination bill on the outside.
Middle Winning both sides of a betting proposition. Example: Laying the Lakers at -6, buying back the Knicks at +8, and the game ending Lakers: 100 Knicks 93 for a difference of (7).
Money Line The money line is an indicator by the oddsmaker of a teams odds of winning a game or proposition. The negative (-) money line represents how many dollars you would need to wager to win $10. A positive money line represents how many dollars you would win if you wagered $10.
Morning Line A Linemakers morning guess as to the probable odds on the games that are to be played that day.
Mudder A horse known to favor a muddy track.
Mush Artist A gambler who doesn't pay.
Nailed A player caught cheating or stealing.
Natural (1) Black Jack - Ace & 10 count card. (2) CRAPS - 7 or 11 on the first roll.
Net Winnings The Potential Gross Winnings less the original cash wager. Example: Gross Winnings @ $21.00 - $11.00 original wager = $10.00 Net Winnings. (See Potential Gross Winnings)
Nickel A $500 wager.
Nut A gambler or gambling enterprise's operating expenses.
Odds The ratio of favorable vs. unfavorable possibilities in an event.
Odds on Favorite A horse or competitor (e.g., a heavily favored team) that is so favored that the odds are quoted as less than even money. The odds on favorite is priced at 1 to 10.
Off the Board Sporting events that casinos or bookmakers will not accept action on.
Office A secret signal passed from a gambler to his confederate.
On the Hop CRAPS: a one roll wager (e.g., wagering on Red 7).
Opening Lines The first gaming lines available for each particular game. If the data box under Opening Lines and Current Lines has a " XX " in it, it means that no lines were available through MMS data sources for that particular game.
Over/Unders (Totals) Total combined number of points expected to be scored between two teams or as part of a proposition. The over or under can be the favored money line in a proposition.
Overlay A sports wager when the odds of a proposition are in favor of the bettor rather than the casino or bookmaker.
P.M.G. Baseball: Acronym for Advertised Pitchers Must Go.
Paper Marked cards.
Parlay Card Odds The payout offered by the bookmaker based on successfully wagering on a 2- team or more parlay IN THE SBTE SPORT. Examples of payouts: 2-team @ 13 to 5, 3-team @ 6 to 1, 4-team @ 10 to 1, 5-team @ 20 to 1, etc. NOTE: in a 2 team parlay, if one of the games ends up as a"tie" or "no action." The parlay is reduced to the next lowest number of plays, therefore, a 2 team parlay becomes a straight bet on the remaining game.
Parlay Wager Two or more teams or propositions (straight bets) tied together to make one wager. All such propositions must win by the listed point spread or money odd.
Past Performance Prior events (e.g., games of a particular team) are studied in order to help determine the outcome of a future contest/game.
Past Post An attempt to place a wager on a game after it has started.
Pick'em Game A.K.A. PK. A game determined by the oddsmaker to be dead even between the teams, giving both sides an equal chance at victory.
Piece-Meal The act of paying a bookmaker in installments.
Pigeon A sucker.
Pipeline Any method of distributing information.
Pipes The telephone.
Player Gambler. (See Sports Investor.)
Popped Arrested.
Post-up Having to put money up before being allowed to wager (e.g., offshore accounts are all post-up accounts )
Potential Gross Winnings The original cash wager plus the potential net winnings (PROFIT). Example: original wager @ $11.00 + potential net winnings @ $10.00 = $21.00 potential gross winnings. (See Net Winnings)
Press To double ones previous wager after a win.
Price The odds or point spread for wagering on a game.
Pull Time Closed The time when the gaming lines were last downloaded into the MMS data base.
Push A tie between two teams. The wager does not win or lose. The Player gets his money returned.
Quinella HORSE RACING: a wager picking the 1st or 2nd place finish in either order (e.g., 1,2 or 2,1).
Rack A box to hold chips or checks.
Renege (1) To refuse to honor a lost wager or debt; to welsh. (2) To misplay a card illegally.
ROI Return on Investment. A simple interest rate of return on your start-up bankroll (investment dollars). The computation of the net result between profit and loss wagering over a specific period of time in relation to your start-up bankroll (investment). Example: start up bankroll = $1,000; profit after two weeks of wagering = $100; $100 ÷ $1,000 = .10 = 10% ROI.
Round Robin Wager A series of Parlay Wagers combined into one Wager transaction. The minimum number of teams or games in a RR is three. The combinations in a 3 team RR are two team (3 combinations), and three team (one combination). You determine the base wager on each combination (e.g., $10.00) and calculate your total wager by the number of combinations (e.g., 4 X $10.00 = $40.00).
Roundball Slang for basketball. A.K.A. hoops.
Run Down Money line and point spread update.
Run Line Major League Baseball. Similar to the "puck line" in hockey. Usually requires the money line favored team to win by more than 1.5 runs, thus dramatically changing the money line odds on that team to make that team more favorable to wager on. Also usually afford the money line underdog team to either lose the game by less than 1.5 runs, or win the game outright to win a wager on the underdog. As with the favored team, the money line is dramatically changed, this time making the underdog less favorable to wager on.
Runner A player who places wagers for someone else.
Rush POKER: a streak of winning many consecutive hands. Can apply to sports as well; winning many consecutive games.
Sawbuck A $10 wager.
Sawdust Joint An unpretentious gambling casino.
Scalper A player who attempts to profit from the differences in odds from Sportsbook to Sportsbook.
Score A large win in a particular event.
Scout A person who studies a team during play and/or practice and reports his findings.
Send it in A player who takes full advantage of a winning streak by increasing his bets substantially. When he's going good he sends it in.
Sharp A smart, informed gambler. A wiseguy.
Short Ender A player who bets the underdog in any betting proposition.
Shortstop A small time player.
Shylock A loanshark.
Side To catch a side. To win one side of a bet and tie or push the other side.
Silks A jockeys uniform.
Smart Money When professional gamblers (wise guys) wager.
Soft Player A player who bets less when he wins and doubles up when he loses.
Spit A very small amount of money to wager on a game or play.
Sports Investor Individual or Corporate Entity that trades in Sports Gaming Futures for profit and as a profession.
Spot Player A player who waits for what he thinks is an unusually favorable situation before making a wager.
Square An unsophisticated player.
Squares CRAPS: perfect dice to within a tolerance of 1/5000 of an inch.
Steam Heavy, one way action (e.g., heavy action on the Denver Broncos to win the Super Bowl).
Steamer The softest of soft players.
Straight Bet Wager on one event. Outcome of wager is determined by a point spread or the money odds.
Straight Parlay A parlay wager for which the payout is calculated based on the true or actual individual game odds posted at the time of the wager.
Stuck Losing - in the hole. Losing a lot. Buried - lost it all.
Take a Price Wagering on an underdog proposition.
Tapped Out Having lost ones last dollar from their bankroll.
Teaser Parlay Wagers The same type of wager as a regular parlay wager except that additional points are either added to the underdog or subtracted from the favorite. The payout of Teaser Parlay Wagers will be lower, in terms or payoff odds, than for regular parlay.
TOM No good. Not generous. Opposite of a George. See George.
TOUT A professional tipster who offers to sell his opinion on the outcome of a sporting event without benefit of knowledge.
Trap A bad bet: one that looks good but in reality is not.
Trump Another word for CASH.
Validation The section of MMS that allows for confirming spreads and money line odds (juice) after wagers have been made with a bookmaker. Example: in section 3, MMS records a wager on a game at -3.0 spread. The wager placed with the bookmaker ended up at a spread of -3.5. Through the validation screen, the wager can be changed to reflect the accurate spread.
Value A professional's opinion regarding a proposition that appears to be an overlay or an underlay - high or low.
Vigorish (Vig) Bookmaker's commission.
Virgin Line A line (money line or spread) sent out to Sportsbooks before any wagers have been made.
Wave (1) To bend the edge of a card during play for identification purposes. (2) the bend itself.
Welsher A person who doesn't pay his gambling debts.
Whale A player who tries to negotiate maximum limit and beyond wagers that make the largest casinos uncomfortable.
Winning Factor Your proficiency in making accurate handicapping and/or wager selections based on the actual odds for each game.
Winning Percentage Your proficiency in making accurate handicapping and/or wager selections based on a denominator of 100. Example: 10 selections, five of which were accurate; 5 ÷ 10 = .50 = 50% WP.
Wise Guy An educated professional gambler with an extensive track record of being a winning player.
Wrong Bettor CRAPS: a player who bets the "Don't Pass" and "Don't Come" line.
XX (Found in the sports line information boxes under Opening and Current Lines). If the data box under Opening Lines and Current Lines has a "XX " in it, it means that no lines were available through MMS data sources for that particular game.
Zombie A player who never shows emotion regardless of the outcome.

WAGERING RULES, ODDS & TERMS

PHRASE DEFINITION
Baseball Money Lines - Favored & Underdog The cost (or juice) the Player would have to wager on the favored team to WIN the game. Example: New York Yankees -1.80 vs. Baltimore Orioles. You would have to wager (risk) $18.00 to win $10.00.
Baseball Official Game: OVER/UNDERS When wagering on the total number of runs scored by both teams, the game must go 9 innings (8.5 if the home team is ahead) to have "action" on the game. Thereafter, if a game is called or suspended, the score will be determined after the last full inning unless the home team scores to tie or takes the lead in the bottom half of the inning in which case the score is determined by the score at the time the game is called. The listed pitchers must start or there is "no action" and the bettor receives his wager back.
Baseball Official Game: Winners & Losers (for wagering) Winners and losers are official after 5 innings of play. If the home team is winning, the game is official after 4.5 innings of play. Thereafter, if a game is called or suspended, the winner is determined by the score after the last full inning unless the home team scores to tie or takes the lead in the bottom half of the inning - in which case the winner is determined by the score at the time the game is called.
Baseball Proposition or Run Line Wagering The official game rules that apply to wagering on Baseball OVER/UNDERS also apply to Baseball proposition and run line wagering.
Baseball Run Lines A proposition play that requires the "favored" team to win the game by more than 1.5 runs. The underdog can lose the game by 1 run and still cover the Run Line. Example: New York Yankees -1.5 runs vs. Kansas City Royals.
Baseball: Listed Pitcher Wagering (straight wagers) An option of the bettor to require the stated (listed) starting pitchers for a game to actually start the game and make at least one pitch. If one or both of the listed pitchers fail to meet this minimum the game becomes"no action" and the bettor receives his wager back. A wager requiring only one of the listed pitchers to start is another wager option. The bettor is required to select which of the listed pitchers must start.
Boxing Wagering on boxing is done by laying or taking odds.
Favorite - Point Spread The team that is favored to win will have a point spread of ( - ) minus a number. Example: if the favored has a point spread of -3, that team will need to win the game by 4 or more points to win the wager. If the game ends with the favored winning by the 3-point spread the wager will be considered a push (tie) and you will receive your entire wager back.
Football & Basketball Default Money Lines on Spreads & Totals -1.10 or 11/10: the player wagers $11.00 to win $10.00. If the player wins his wager he receives his original wager of $11.00 plus his profit of $10.00 for a total of $21.00.
Hockey Money Lines - Favored & Underdog The cost (or juice) the Player would have to wager on the favored team to WIN the game. Example: Dallas Stars -1.80 vs. Calgary Flames. You would have to wager (risk) $18.00 to win $10.00. Hockey Money Lines are always set based on the Hockey Puck Lines.
Hockey Puck Lines The spread between two teams in a hockey game. The spread can be PK (pick) to whatever is posted by the sports book. Example: Dallas Stars -0.5 vs. Calgary Flames. To win a wager on Dallas, the Stars would have to win the game by one or more goals.
Official Game (for wagering) Each sport requires the game to go a specific length before being called for the game to considered official. For basketball, football, and hockey games, the game MUST go within five minutes of regulation or less for such games to be considered official by most bookmakers. For baseball official game guidelines, see Baseball Official Game rules.
Overtime Occurs when a game ends in regulation with both teams tied. Overtime results count in all sports wagers.
Totals (OVER/UNDER) The total score between the two teams in a game. You would handicap and/or wager whether the final score in the game would total OVER or UNDER the number posted. Example: NFL, New York Giants vs. Miami Dolphins: 39 (points). Final score: NG 21 MD 17. Total score equals 38 points. If you wagered the score to end under the number posted you would have WON the wager.
Underdog - Point Spread Just the opposite of the Favorite point spread. The underdog can win the game outright or lose by a sum less than the point spread for the player to win the wager.