Detroit Tigers take on Marlins in baseball test
|93-67||September 28, 2013, 07:10 PM | Marlins Park||60-100|
The Marlins get a visit from the Detroit Tigers in baseball action on Saturday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
The Marlins will turn to Nathan Eovaldi and his 4-6 record as they look for a win in this one, while the Tigers send Anibal Sanchez (14-8) to the hill.
View Detroit Tigers vs Miami Marlins Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to back visiting Detroit before the first pitch in this match found them as -162-moneyline favorites earlier today at Bovada. They saw the total of 7 earlier at TopBet.
This game matches up the No. 24 (Marlins) and the No. 10 (Tigers) teams, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
Detroit lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Marlins on September 27. Bettors who backed the Marlins at +122 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Tigers were saddled with a loss last time out in Jose Alvarez's start, as they lost 3-2 against Miami on Friday at Marlins Park.
How They Match Up:
On offense, it's a battle between Miami and its No. 30-rated batting order, averaging 3.19 runs per nine innings, against the No. 2 lineup of the Tigers at 4.97 runs per outing.
Detroit brings the No. 8-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Marlins's No. 13-ranked defense.
A few Tigers at Marlins trends to consider:
Detroit is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
Miami is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Miami is 7-14 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami's last 6 games
Detroit at Florida, Sunday, September 29th