MLB Betting Line Favors the Detroit Tigers over the Colorado Rockies

Colorado Rockies

vs

Detroit Tigers
Sunday, August 03, 2014 1:08 PM ET
Comerica Park

Those betting on MLB baseball odds will look to pick a winner at Comerica Park on Sunday as the host Detroit Tigers battle the Colorado Rockies in baseball betting odds action.

Anibal Sanchez will take the mound for the Detroit Tigers, and he'll carry a 7-5 record into the contest. Jorge De La Rosa gets the ball for the Colorado Rockies; he's 11-6 so far this season.

Colorado Rockies vs Detroit Tigers Opening Odds and Betting Line

The moneyline was hovering in the range of -186 for the Detroit Tigers in this one over at TopBet. The over under number was sitting near 8.5 at 5Dimes.

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Computer Prediction: Colorado Rockies vs Detroit Tigers Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 5.2-4.2 victory for the Tigers. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Colorado Rockies vs Detroit Tigers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

60-47 Detroit battles the Rockies, currently with a 44-66 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Colorado injuries news.

The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Detroit Tigers rated this week at No. 15 and the Colorado Rockies sitting at No. 27.

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How Colorado Rockies vs Detroit Tigers Stats Matchup

Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Detroit has baseball's No. 3-rated offensive output, at 9.54 hits per game. The Colorado Rockies average 9.57 hits per game, good for No. 1 on the list.

Comparing defensive stats, Colorado owns the No. 29-rated road mark, allowing 4.73 runs per game on the highway. Detroit, on the other hand, rates No. 4 in scoring at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

In their last action, Colorado was a 11-5 loser on the road against the Tigers. Bettors on Detroit at -220 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (16) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Colorado batters were mowed down by Rick Porcello in their last start, falling 11-5 against Detroit while striking out 10 times on Saturday at Comerica Park.

Colorado Rockies vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds Trends

Colorado is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 6 games
Colorado is 1-11 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Colorado's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
Detroit is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games at home
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Colorado

Next Betting Matchups

Colorado home to Chicago, Tuesday, August 5th
Detroit at New York, Monday, August 4th