The Houston furniture store owner has placed $10 million in hedge bets to win $17 million to offset a potential $20 million loss on a free mattress-set promotion.
The Astros are minus 220 favorites over the Nationals (+190), who are 20-1 to win the World Series in four games. A grand slam is 40-1 to be first home run of Game 1.
New England was a consensus 9½-point favorite most of the week but climbed to a consensus 10-point favorite on Monday at Las Vegas sportsbooks.
William Hill won more than $1 million on Washington, which was reportedly only the second team in 25 years to cover the spread without scoring in a 9-0 loss to the 49ers.
Handicapper Dana Lane breaks down Week 7 of the NFL season.
Handicappers Hank Goldberg and Mark Franco each went 4-1 ATS last week and are tied for the contest lead at 19-11 with Westgate sportsbook vice president Jay Kornegay.
Baylor is overvalued in the market on the strength of avoiding a loss. Running back Chuba Hubbard and the Cowboys will exploit star linebacker Clay Johnston’s absence.
Raiders coach Jon Gruden has won and covered the last two road games after going 1-8 in the previous nine away games. The Packers are 4-2 against the spread.
Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes, who reportedly will miss at least the next four games with a dislocated kneecap, went from 9-4 to 20-1 at the Westgate to win the MVP.
Handicapper Paul Stone (@PaulStoneSports) went 5-0 ATS last week and leads the contest with a 20-15 ATS record.