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Odds for each MLB team to make the playoffs heading into the last week of the regular season.

NFL Trends - Week 3
NFL Week 3 betting trends utilizing the Trend Machine.

MLB Picks - 9/22/2014
The Predictalator has played today's MLB games 50,000 times to analyze chances of each team winning each game relative to the money line and total. See the Los Angeles Angels @ Oakland As and more.

MLB Rest of Season - 9/22/2014
Updating daily, we simulate rest of 2014 MLB regular season 50,000 times to project final records and standings for every team.

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See notes from GM Paul Bessire on the recent site redesign and new products - the Trend Machine and Fantasy Football Draft Machine.

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ResultsFinder Highlights
Using the ResultsFinder for the Week of September 15-21, one could find that, including Week 4 College Football at 14-6 (70% ATS and O/U) and Week 3 of the NFL at 3-2 (60% ATS and O/U), all highlighted, "normal" or better football picks went 17-8 (68% ATS and O/U) for the week. It was a particularly great week for football totals as all playable over/under picks in college football and the NFL went 30-15 (67% O/U).

Insight into the world of sports predictions, fantasy and gambling for football, baseball, basketball and hockey using an analytical perspective.

Trend Machine - NEW Feature
Understanding how teams, players, leagues and markets have reacted to various scenarios for over 35 years and 9,000 games is a tremendous supplement to any analysis of an upcoming matchup.

Halftime Picks
As soon as an NFL, college football, college basketball or NBA games reach halftime, we simulate second half 50,000 times to exploit line inefficiencies created during the game.

Play Analyzer
Getting a different line? Use Play Analyzer to have the most up-to-dateinformation at all times by playing games at current consensus or customized lines.

The PM Blog
A one-stop destination for analytically driven general sports, fantasy and betting insights, the blog offers a unique look behind the numbers.

Live ScoreCaster
View current scores and play-by-play as well as updating projections from 50,000 simulations of the basketball, football and baseball games with free Live ScoreCaster.

The Predictalator
The Predictalator is the most advanced sports forecasting software available today, playing every game 50,000 times before it's actually played.

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Mid 6th Current
Win %
LAA 1 2.2 1
Oak 6 7.2 99
End 7th Current
Win %
SF 2 2.8 51.1
LAD 2 2.7 48.9
9/22 Current
Win %
CHI 27 27 100
NYJ 19 19 0
Game Over

What is PredictionMachine? strives to be the most accurate and trusted source for predicting sports outcomes straight-up and against-the-spread.

The state-of-the-art and unbiased Predictalator ("the Prediction Machine") was built by Paul Bessire, a statistician and veteran sports journalist, who offers his unique takes through his blog posts and his matchup breakdowns in his in-depth analysis. finds the angle that you need to win with accuracy that stems from the Predictalator, which plays the game 50,000 times before it's actually played to provide confidence picks straight-up, against-the-spread and over/under as well as player projections for fantasy players and props.

The Predictalator is the most advanced sports forecasting software available today because it has the ability to account for all of the relevant statistical interactions of the players (playing or not playing/injured), coaches, officials, fans (homefield advantage) and weather in each game.