It's certainly not a rumor that the casual sports bettor will look no further than scheduled starters when placing a wager. A game in their eyes has never been determined by a bullpen during the late stages of a game.
You've heard it before. Notable names like Beckett, Lincecum and Sabathia echo through the halls like a sure thing.
Surprisingly enough, none of those aforementioned pitchers make this notable list and it's for good reason. Often times, pitchers of that caliber are overpriced and not worth wagering on under any circumstance.
Let's examine the top three pitchers in terms of profitability currently in Major League Baseball.