Jim ‘Mattress Mack’ McIngvale is again betting on the Astros who he hopes can win him over $70m. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
Mack backs Astros once more
Texas furnishings retailer proprietor Jim ‘Mattress Mack’ McIngvale stands to win greater than $70m if the Houston Astros retain the World Sequence. Bleacher Report Betting shared a video by way of X Sunday of McIngvale confirming the wager:
In accordance with the Las Vegas Evaluation-Journal, the high-stakes bettor dropped $2m on the Astros to win $9m at +450 odds at Caesars Sportsbook. He positioned the wager previous to the franchise’s best-of-five American League Divisional Sequence (ALDS) towards the Minnesota Twins.
prospects of McIngvale’s Gallery Furnishings retailer who’ve spent over $3,000 will get their a refund
The Texan makes monster sports activities bets to hedge his retailer’s promotional publicity. Ought to the Astros retain the World Sequence, prospects of McIngvale’s Gallery Furnishings retailer who’ve spent over $3,000 will get their a refund.
Up to now, so good
The Astros are 2-1 up on the Twins within the ALDS and +165 favorites with BetMGM to win Recreation 4, which is sweet for McIngvale as he also bet $1m at Caesars on +1100 odds before the playoffs started, based on the LVRJ.
The LVRJ on Sunday additionally reported Mack wager $1.9m on the Astros to win $11.4m at Caesars in March, and $2m to internet $12m at DraftKings sportsbook in September.
Standing in the best way of free cash and a betting jackpot is, nonetheless, the Championship Sequence, and a possible conflict with state rivals and on/off favorites for the autumn sequence, the Texas Rangers. Odds for the Rangers to win the World Sequence spiked when the aspect took a 2-0 lead over the Baltimore Orioles within the ALDS. It ended 3-0.
Can Mack strike twice?
First, the Astros should beat the Twins at Goal Area in Recreation 4.
Do this they usually’re into the Championship Sequence and Mattress Mack ought to sleep simpler, trusting the Astros to win back-to-back titles and get him near pocketing the file $75m Houston made him after they gained the World Sequence final yr.