12/05/2013 3:40PM

Byron King: Low takeout on exotic wagers makes Retama Park attractive


If you bet sports, then you know all about the vig – the amount the casino or bookmaker charges you in excess of your wager for the privilege of betting with them. Want to put $100 on a game Saturday? Expect to bet $110 to try to win $100. That extra $10 is the vig, or the juice, as it sometimes is called.