Nearly a quarter-million in winning wagers were placed on Korean and Chinese baseball games after they had begun, a source told ESPN.
Minor League Baseball was forced to call off its season Tuesday after MLB said it wouldn’t be providing players this year.
A bettor at the Bellagio sportsbook turned $250 into $137,107.38 on Sunday after hitting a 10-team parlay on Korean and Chinese baseball.
Four sportsbooks posted spreads and totals on the first three days of the NBA restart, and the Westgate put a line on the reported MLB opener.
Andrew Toles was found behind a building at the airport in Key West, Fla., and appeared to be homeless when arrested Monday on the misdemeanor charge of trespassing.
The Los Angeles Dodgers lead the way with a total of 38½ at the Westgate. Teams must play 59 of the scheduled 60 games for the bets to count.
Austin Wells, who played the last two seasons at the University of Arizona, signed for a reported $2.5 million.
For the first time in more than five years, the Las Vegas Valley will be able to watch Los Angeles Dodgers games.
MLB recently finalized plans for a 60-game season, akin to a collegiate season in which schools can schedule up to 56 regular-season games.
The Dodgers and Yankees are still the clear favorites, but bookmakers made their odds a little bit longer after MLB announced that it will play a 60-game season.