Vegas Odds Makers: Los Angeles, Boston Have Better Shot Than San Francisco To Host 2024 OlympicsThe United States hasn’t hosted the Summer Olympics since Atlanta in 1996. San Francisco could be in the running for the games that will take place 10 years from now, but odds makers said other U.S. cities have a better shot at hosting the Olympics.
Despite Baseballs Best Records, Vegas Sees Giants And A’s As World Series UnderdogsAs of Wednesday, the San Francisco Giants had the best record in Major League Baseball at 33-19. The second-best Oakland A’s were just ahead of the Brewers and Blue Jays with a 31-21 mark. The A’s were a game and a half up on the Los Angeles Angels and the Giants and were 4.5 ahead of the Los Angeles Dodgers entering action. So Vegas is betting on a Bay Bridge World Series, right? Nope.
Vegas Oddsmakers: SF Giants Will Be Josh Hamilton's Next TeamIndeed, the Giants (at 3-1 odds) would seem to be a fit. They'll have the need, they'll have the money and GM Brian Sabean loves his veterans.