The 2023 MLB Postseason Begins Today – October 3


It all comes down to this – the 2023 MLB postseason – and it starts today. There are four games on tap, two each in the National League and American League. Sports Hub is here to guide you through October baseball, from the wild card round all the way to the World Series. We’ve got the best baseball content, game and series analysis, and, of course, the absolute best MLB postseason handicapper picks.

The 2023 MLB Postseason Begins Today
Sports Hub Is Your Home for MLB Postseason Picks

Sports Hub picks come in a variety of shapes and sizes. We’ve got daily free picks, premium picks, and even computer-generated picks. The great thing about SportsHub picks is that you know they are coming from the very best handicappers in the business. Take Patrick Doyle, James Anderson, and Jhon Walsh as examples. All three are Sports Hub experts. All three have a winning percentage of 59 percent or higher over the last 30 days with their MLB picks. James has won over 61 percent of his baseball bets in the last month and has winnings of $839. That’s why you should allow Sports Hub to help you this MLB postseason.

Betting the MLB Postseason

If you plan on betting on baseball this MLB postseason, make sure you first know the schedule. Today begins the wild card round of the playoffs. The top two teams in each league received byes. The remaining eight teams will play a best-of-three series to determine which teams advance to the Divisional Series in both leagues. The ALDS and NLDS are best-of-five series. The championship series in each league plus the World Series are decided in a best-of-seven series.

SportsHub is here to help you take advantage of the MLB postseason. First, we have this MLB playoff betting guide full of tips and strategies. In order to have success betting on the MLB postseason, there are a few things you have to look for. Always check out the pitching matchups. This may be the key in picking winners. Our Sports Hub experts always check pitchers. If it’s good enough for them, it’s good enough for you. 

The 2023 MLB Postseason Begins Today
Sports Hub Gets You Ready for MLB Playoff Betting

Pitching is not the only thing to look at when betting on the MLB postseason, but it’s an important piece of the puzzle. Go ahead and read our MLB playoff betting guide to get a leg up on the competition. Then, visit the Sports Hub members’ area for the best MLB postseason picks in the industry. Fighting the MLB betting battle with SportsHub by your side, you can’t go wrong!

Sports Hub Experts Slay Monday Night Football

Four of yesterday’s top-5 cappers on my Sports Hub daily leaderboard were Sports Hub experts. Those Sports Hub experts absolutely sucked the life out of Monday Night Football. Joe Berra, Mario Deluca, Sal Lombardi, and SWJ Sports combined to go 8-0 and win $825 betting on last night’s Monday night football game. 

That is the type of effort our handicappers will give you this MLB postseason. There are already a handful of picks in the system for the MLB postseason games being played today. If you are not a Sports Hub member, now is the time to sign up for an account. It’s the only way to access all of our great handicappers. Click the JOIN NOW button at the top of this page to get started.

Now, let’s check out yesterday’s leaderboard.

The 2023 MLB Postseason Begins Today
Joe Berra Rules the Board
  • Top dog: Joe Berra went 3-0, all Monday Night Football picks, and cashed out $325 to lead all of our handicappers yesterday. Joe hit the Seahawks -2.5, the Under, and D.K. Metcalf to score an Anytime TD. Nailed it! 
  • Super Mario: This is a name you should recognize. He’s been in this position before. That’s why he’s up $1416 over the past 30 days. Yesterday, he went 2-0 hitting the total on the MNF game while also hitting on a soccer pick. His winnings totaled $202.
  • Not Vince: No, not Vince Lombardi, but Sal. He went 2-0 last night and won $200. Both picks were on the Monday night football game. Sal’s specialty, of course, is MLB. You will probably want to check him out this MLB postseason.
  • Over and again: SWJ Sports is making this a habit. Two NFL picks. Two wins. Another $200 to the good. Scott has had himself a week. Over the last 7 days, SWJ Sports is up $1160. Scott has been hitting tons of props bets. Maybe he’ll have some MLB postseason props. You won’t know unless you join Sports Hub…shameless plug there.

It’s Playoff Time!

Yes, it’s MLB postseason time and that’s among the trending sports today. Seattle took care of the New York Giants 24-3 in last night’s Monday night football action. We have some Giants and Seahawks among today’s trends. More MLB, college football…it’s just a great time in the sports year!

Here’s what is trending.

  • Jamal Adams: The Seahawks star safety finally got back in the lineup last night. He was playing for the first time since tearing a quadriceps tendon in last year’s season opener. He lasted nine plays before taking a knee to the helmet and being ruled out for the rest of the game due to concussion.
  • Danny Dimes: Giants QB Daniel Jones dropped a few dimes last night – 27-of-34 for 203 yards and 0 TDs. He did, however, complete two passes to the Seattle Seahawks and one of those was returned 97 yards for a touchdown by Seattle rookie Devon Witherspoon.  Danny Dimes might become Danny Pick-Six real soon.
  • MLB postseason: It all starts today. The 2023 World Series champion will be crowned in about a month. Who will it be? Get all your MLB content and picks right here at Sports Hub.
  • You’re fired: The LA Angels went 73-89 with two generational players (Shohei Ohtani, Mike Trout). What the Angels don’t have is any solid pitching talent. And, in true MLB postseason fashion, when you can’t win because you have no pitching, you fire the manager. Phil Nevin won’t return in 2024.
  • Crowded at the top: The latest college football AP Top-25 still has Georgia at No. 1, but just barely. The Bulldogs went from 55 first-place votes in Week 5 to 35 in Week 6. They hold onto the top spot with No. 2 Michigan right behind. However, the Wolverines were almost overtaken by No. 3 Texas. Michigan got 12 first-place votes and wound up with 1,436 points. Texas received 10 first-place votes and had 1,426 points. The Longhorns play Oklahoma in the Red River Rivalry this Saturday. 

MLB Postseason Highlights the Day’s Schedule

It’s Opening Day again! Well, at least it’s the opening day of the MLB postseason. Both leagues will begin the playoffs with their wild card series. Teams will begin their best-of-three series today. All eight teams will play Wednesday and Thursday too. By that time, we’ll have some football back on the schedule.

To get yourself ready for college football later this week, be sure to check out our Week 6 NCAA football picks page. It’s chock full of information to help you get on the right side of the action. You can get ready for NFL action this week by visiting our Week 5 NFL picks page. You’ll never go wrong by allowing Sports Hub handicappers to help you with your picks.

Here’s what is on the schedule today.

  1. NL Wild Card: Arizona is at Milwaukee and Miami plays at Philadelphia in the National League’s wild card games.
  2. AL Wild Card: Texas is at Tampa Bay in the game that kicks off the MLB postseason. Toronto plays at Minnesota in the late afternoon.
  1. Soccer: UEFA Champions League soccer is back. English League Championship, English League One, English League Two, and the English National League are all in action today and Luton Town plays Burnley in the only EPL match. There are several NCAA men’s matches today and the South American and African Pro League have matches as well.
  2. Tennis: Men’s tennis continues in the China Open, the Astana Open, and the Rolex Shanghai Masters where former world No. 1 Andy Murray is in the field. The women’s China Open also continues today. The top four seeds – Aryna Sabalenka, Iga Swiatek, Coco Gauff, and Jessica Pegula – are all still alive.
  3. NHL: There are six more NHL preseason games on the schedule tonight. One of those pits defending Stanley Cup champion Vegas against San Jose. 

There you have it. It’s the first day of the MLB postseason and it should be a good one. Visit the SportsHub members’ area for picks for today’s MLB postseason games. You can only access the members’ area with a Sports Hub membership. If you don’t already have one, click the JOIN NOW button at the top of this page to get started. 

Come back tomorrow to see how our handicappers do with the MLB postseason games today. Keep in mind that we have several MLB cappers with winning percentages at 60 percent and above. Get yourself on the right side of the action with Sports Hub! See you tomorrow.