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Posted: Thursday, July 25, 2013 4:30 am | Updated: 1:48 pm, Mon Aug 19, 2013.

On some days, Christopher Batsche can walk away with hundreds of dollars with a $2 buy-in. But he’s not heading to casinos and he isn’t playing online poker.

Instead, the 27-year-old from Cincinnati goes to a website before the day’s Major League Baseball games begin and picks players who he expects will hit and pitch better than players selected by other bettors. When the players do well in the real games, Batsche, who pays $2 to play, can win as much as $700.

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