Angels open as moneyline underdog vs Tigers
Los Angeles Angels vs Detroit Tigers Odds
The Detroit Tigers look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Angels arrive at Comerica Park on Tuesday.
C.J. Wilson, with a record of 6-5 on the season, gets the ball for the Angels, while the Tigers trot Rick Porcello to the mound in this one. He is 4-4 so far in 2013.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the American League No. 1-rated Tigers and the league No. 10-ranked Angels, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Detroit owns the No. 1 ranking for hits in the American League at 10 per game. By contrast, the Angels are rated No. 4 in the same category at 9.1 per game.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Detroit has the American League's No. 3-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Angels own the American League's No. 13 mark in runs allowed.
Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 10-9 loser as they battled the Pirates at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Pirates at +140 were rewarded, while the 19 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Los Angeles lost a tight one on Sunday, seeing the game get away from them in extra innings and falling by a 10-9 score against Pittsburgh at Angel Stadium.
The Tigers were a 7-5 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Red Sox. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at -170 on the moneyline, while the total score (12) was good news for OVER bettors. Detroit rolled to a 7-5 win against Boston on Sunday, as Justin Verlander and the Tigers' bats led the team to victory at Comerica Park.
Los Angeles Angels Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 7-3
After playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Angels at Tigers trends to consider:
LA Angels are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels' last 5 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of LA Angels' last 10 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels' last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games at home
Detroit is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against LA Angels
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing at home against LA Angels
LA Angels at Detroit, Wednesday, June 26