Enter three post-DJ! Round scores below to see wagering suggestions for each player.
Mitchell: Seeing as you don't have enough money to win on a Triple Stumper (you will lose by at least $1,400), you might try betting $2,801, playing for a win if Hope tries to two-thirds Joseph (though, from this position, a wager of all $6,200 is acceptable and perhaps preferred as it forces Hope to cover you).
Hope: You ought to wager to cover Mitchell, but since you cannot win on a Triple Stumper if you do so, you should choose between wagering $0 and maximizing your winnings by betting all $9,000. You are in Stratton's Dilemma, calling for a wager of more than $3,400 (to shut out Mitchell) or less than $1,400 (risking the possibility of being passed from behind by Mitchell). Go with the smaller bet if you believe a Triple Stumper is more likely than a singleton miss by Joseph.
Joseph: Wager $5,201 to cover Hope.
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