Detroit Tigers vs Philadelphia Phillies Preview
Philadelphia Phillies vs Detroit Tigers Odds
The Tigers will be trying to slam their rivals from the other league on Sunday, as the Philadelphia Phillies visit in inter-league play at Comerica Park.
Detroit sends Rick Porcello out against Jonathan Pettibone for the Phillies in this game. Porcello is 7-6 with a 4.57 ERA on the season, while Pettibone is 5-4 on the year and has a 3.97 ERA.
The Phillies were listed as +-190 underdogs on the baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including 5Dimes. The total was set at 9 before betting started earlier on Monday over at Bovada.
This game puts the Tigers, most recently No. 1 in the American League Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Phillies, who rate a National League No. 13 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Detroit owns the No. 1 ranking for hits in the American League at 9.9 per game. By contrast, the Phillies are rated No. 8 in the same category at 8.6 per game.
Detroit owns the American League's No. 5 defense, allowing 4 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Philadelphia's National League No. 13-rated defense.
In their last action, Philadelphia was a 10-0 loser on the road against the Tigers. Bettors on Detroit at -270 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Philadelphia was routed on Saturday at Comerica Park, having a 10-0 loss put on them by the Detroit Tigers in baseball betting action.
Philadelphia Phillies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Washington are 9-1
After playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Phillies at Tigers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Philadelphia's last 18 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games on the road
Philadelphia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Philadelphia home to San Francisco, Tuesday, July 30
Detroit home to Washington, Tuesday, July 30