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Raphael Esparza (VSI)

Page Updated July 27, 2016 @ 9:47 AM CST
Raphael Esparza (VSI)

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Former Vegas Sports Book Director has you covered with daily selections from NFL, College Football, NBA, NHL Hockey, College Basketball, CFL, English Premier League, and Major League Soccer. Don't forget my 'Other Sports' section, as we are having a monster run in the UFC and Boxing plays.

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MLB Hot Run 14-8 $2,710

23 out 36 MLB Winners $3,615

4-Straight MLB Winning Seasons

Last Year MLB: +196 Units +$14,995

5 out 7 MLB Winning Seasons



Wednesday International Cup 4-Unit Soccer Play

Huge Soccer Run 16-7 $3,765

Winning Euro Cup Tournament

Winning Copa America Tournament $765

MLS Soccer Run 8 out 14 Winners

13-8 Last 6 Unit or Higher Soccer Play

2016 Winning Champions League Soccer


Other Sports / Events

PGA Championship 5-Unit Golf Matchup

2016 Fights: 18-12 +28 Units $1,690

2015 Other Sports: +138 Units $11,145

2015 Fights: 37-17 +113 Units $9,440

Last 135 Other Sports Plays

89-45 +214 Units ($17,295)

(All Boxing/MMA plays are in 'Other Sports')


Canadian Football

CFL Week #6 plays out Thursday

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Last Year Winning Season $570

LY: 4 out of 6 6-Unit or Higher Winners

Ended Last year 4 out 5 W's $1,460



WNBA off due to Olympic Break

WNBA Friday 7-Unit Winner

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2014 WNBA Season +69 Units $5980

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NFL Hall of Fame Game August 7

NFL Preseason WK#1 Thursday Aug 11

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2014 Football Season +93 Units $7,180


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Raphael Esparza (VSI)'s BIO

Raphael Esparza (VSI)

One Man, One Handicapper, The Vegas Sports Informer

The biggest mystery in professional sports handicapping has been revealed! Raphael Esparza, aka the Vegas Sports Informer, has come clean as the man behind one of the most successful and most consistent handicapping records in the country.

Raphael Esparza has over 13 years of experience as a sportsbook manager at four of the biggest, most well known sportsbooks on the Vegas Strip. His position has given him contacts and access to the sharpest lines and action in the industry, and he has used that to help his clients earn a ridiculous amount of cash over the last several years. Raphael is one of the first handicappers to get the dirt on anything from injuries and suspensions to soft lines and late line movements. And he uses this info to stay one step ahead of the general betting public.

2016 All Sports Results (Units & Cash)

2016 Big Unit Results

56-48 (54%) +$230

2015 Big Unit Results

135-75 (65%) 6 Unit or Higher Winners $29,400

The well-connected Esparza has more than 18 years of sports handicapping experience and has spent the last seven years with Doc's Sports as The Vegas Sports Informer. Raphael literally set and adjusted the lines at some of the biggest books in Las Vegas so no one has a better understand of how the sportsbooks operate than him.

Raphael's success stems from his power ratings and thousands of trends personally tracked over many years. These have proven to be winners time and time again.

Esparza, an Indiana native, has been one of the most consistent moneymakers in the industry. He is generally considered to be the best NBA handicapper in the country thanks to a remarkable seven consecutive winning seasons. That includes an amazing $10,000 in profit for $100-per-Unit bettors last season alone and Raphael is going to keep the streak alive this winter.

Also, follow me on Twitter at @VSIdocsports.

Getting the inside scoop from the Vegas sports books is what gives Raphael the edge. He has an elaborate network of contacts inside and outside of the major casinos all over the country. He also travels all over watching games from the best seats in the house, personally scouting players and teams to help him and his clients make money. When you sign up for picks from VSI, his detailed analysis will tell you why you are on the right side of these games and his winning record can't be disputed.

Raphael has been delivering winning results in NFL, College Football, NBA, College Basketball, WNBA, Soccer (World Cup, Euro Cup, English Premier League, Champions League, and MLS) and MLB Baseball in his years with the Doc's Sports team of handicappers. Be sure to check the "Informers Daily Power Source" to the left for daily updated free picks and information, as well as updated articles.

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