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August 7th, 2023
The Baltimore Orioles Are A Wagon.
The Sporttrade MLB Power Index allows you to see how teams are performing relative to market expectations on a daily, weekly and season long basis. Is the public missing out on a profitable team? Are they bullish on a lineup that's losing them money?
In the link below, you'll find several other indicators to help you bet better on baseball. Additionally, we'll post the week's best and worst performers. Entering August, the top performers are:
Baltimore Orioles: Yearly ROI 19.01%, MLBI $1,091.68
Cincinnati Reds: Yearly ROI 10.12%, MLBI $527.38
Washington Nationals: Yearly ROI 8.46%, MLBI $377.43
Note: The Reds lost you over $230 in the past week, but still held onto the 2nd spot.
The worst performers are:
St. Louis Cardinals: Yearly ROI -19.94%, MLBI -$1,184.72
Kansas City Royals: Yearly ROI -22.05%, MLBI -$894.01
Oakland Athletics: Yearly ROI -22.47%, MLBI -$1,030.62
MLB Power Index Key:
Team Name: MLB Team Name associated with the index value
Symbol: MLB Team Ticker associated with the index value
Previous Day MLBI (T-2): Closing MLBI Team Value 2 sessions prior, (over a 2 day period)
Current MLBI (T-1): The most recent closing MLBI Team Value one session prior (inclusive of the most recent games completed).
T-2 Cost: Total cost of 1 share bought every game over the course of the season two sessions ago
T-1 Cost: Total cost of 1 share bought every game over the course of the season one session ago
Season ROI: % ROI you would achieve over the course of the season based on the total investment(T-1 Cost)
Dollar Change: Most recent MLBI value change (Current MLBI (T-1) - Previous Day MLBI (T-2)
MLBI Season TV High: High point for Team Value per team over the course of the season
MLBI Season TV Low: Low point for Team Value per team over the course of the season
MLBI Daily ROI: % increase or decrease between the second to last session and the last session (Current MLBI (T-1) - Previous Day MLBI (T-2) / T-1 Cost)
Volume: Total shares bought for positive team outcome