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The Chicago Cubs remain consensus World Series favorites heading into the final 2? months of the regular season. China Shoes Sale .The Cubs are 7-2 to win the World Series at multiple Las Vegas sportsbooks. The Washington Nationals, San Francisco Giants and upstart Cleveland Indians are next at around 6-1, followed by the Texas Rangers (10-1) and Baltimore Orioles (12-1).The Toronto Blue Jays, Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros also are in the playoff mix, with odds of better than 15-1.The Cubs (53-35) have attracted by far the most bets to win the World Series at Station Casinos and Boyd Gamings sportsbooks. They have a seven-game lead over the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Central.The Cubs also have drawn the most money, nearly double the nearest team, which for us would be the Giants, Bob Scucci, director of race and sports for Boyd Gaming, told ESPN.The NL West-leading Giants (57-33) are the most popular World Series bet at William Hill, which runs several shops in northern Nevada, closer to the San Francisco area. The Giants have attracted more bets and more money than any other team at William Hill. The Cubs are a close second.The Rangers (54-36) were the best bet in baseball before the All-Star break. Bettors wagering $100 on Texas in every game to this point would be up $2,494, according to sports betting database BetLabSports on SportsInsights. The largest World Series bet William Hill has taken to this point was $25,000 on the Rangers at 15-1. The bet was placed Dec. 7 and would win $375,000.The Cubs, Giants, Rangers combo has been bad [for us], Nick Bogdanovich, William Hill director of trading, said in a text message.The Tampa Bay Rays (34-54) were the worst bet in baseball before the break. Bettors wagering $100 on the Rays in every game have lost $2,094. The Rays are 17.5 games back in the AL East, not good for the bettor who put a $5,000 on Tampa Bay to win the World Series at 60-1 in late January at William Hill. The Rays are now 1,000-1 at some shops.Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is the favorite to win the NL MVP at 2-1 at the Westgate SuperBook. Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado is the second choice at 7-2. Orioles shortstop Manny Machado and Astros second baseman Jose Altuve are co-favorites to win the AL MVP at 4-1.Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is the favorite to win the NL Cy Young Award. He is 3-1 at the Westgate SuperBook. Madison Bumgarner and Johnny Cueto, the Giants pair of aces, are the second favorites at 7-2. Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale is an outright favorite (10-11) to win the AL Cy Young Award.Overall, baseball bettors have fared well so far this season.Its been a struggle and streaky season, Jay Kornegay, Westgate vice president of race and sports, told ESPN. [Weve been] on the short end of things more often than we would prefer.Boyd Gamings Scucci characterized the baseball season as very choppy for his shop.It started off great, but quickly faded in May, Scucci said in an email. May and June were terrible months for us compared to prior years. Wholesale China Shoes .ca looks back at the stories and moments that made the year memorable. China Shoes Outlet . -- Gus Malzahn finally had his day in Fayetteville. .500 on the season. The Jets are now 0-5-1 in the second game of back-to-backs. The game started the same way the Vancouver game started the night before, with the Jets taking the first two penalties of the game and killing off the first, but the Oilers getting on the board first, scoring on the second man-advantage. YAS MARINA, Abu Dhabi -- Jenson Button hinted that his thoughts have turned to retirement instead of a one-year sabbatical after admitting the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix feels like his final F1 race.Button is stepping away from F1 at the end of the year to take on an ambassadorial role for McLaren, with Stoffel Vandoorne taking his race seat. The 2009 world champion has been in the sport for 17 consecutive years and revealed that in recent weeks his mindset has shifted away from wanting to return. .I go into this weekend thinking its going to be my last race, Button said in the FIA press conference. I think thats the best way. It is going to be my last race. At this moment in time, I dont want to be racing in F1 beyond this year.Buttons opinion about his new deal has changed since it was announced at the Italian Grand Prix, where Ron Dennis stressed that the English driver had an option to return to McLaren in 2018 if both parrties agreed. Cheap Nike Shoes China. He feels that he can leave the sport without any regrets.I think of this as my last race and hopefully everyone else does as well. Its been a long journey since eight years old until now Ive been racing in motor sport.Everything before Formula One was work to try to get to Formula One. You get to Formula One with many dreams, you aspire to be something, and hopefully you leave the sport with memories. And thats something I definitely do have from my 17 years racing in Formula One. Lots of amazing memories, lots of life-changing memories, some good, some bad. And also to walk away with the world championship is very special too.Over 300 grands prix. I will definitely step away from Formula One happy with what Ive achieved and knowing that my life really does start now. ' ' ' 

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