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From Wall Street to Sports Betting

Friday, March 08, 2013

Joe Peta, Wall Street trader and sports bettor, tells how he took his hedge fund trading skills to sports betting and talks about his new book, Trading Bases: A Story About Wall Street, Gambling, and Baseball (Not Necessarily in That Order).

Guests:

Joe Peta

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Comments [5]

Bob from Brooklyn

Yeah. They deleted comments that were civil. Calling someone greedy and boring because they clearly are is not uncivil.

Mar. 08 2013 12:10 PM
WNYC Producer

We've removed and edited a few comments (as we do from time to time). Please remember, per the WNYC posting policy, to keep comments civil and topic. Thanks.

Mar. 08 2013 12:02 PM
rude boy nyc from williamsburg

great idea!
let's try to get all the zero sum gamblers out of wall street and switch them into sports gambling!
at least then they won't wreck the economy any more!

Mar. 08 2013 11:42 AM
edward from the bronx

isn't it the case that because there are so many more baseball games than football games, it's much less consequential for baseball players/teams to throw games than in football?

Mar. 08 2013 11:41 AM
Mike from Tribeca

Your guest is way behind the times. The real money these days is in progressive parlays on tiddlywinks.

Mar. 08 2013 11:38 AM

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