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Doug Fister Tigers at Home vs Boston in MLB Clash

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April 7, 4:05 PM | GrassComerica Park

Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers Odds

0-1TEAM RECORD1-0

The visiting Red Sox hope for a solid performance on Saturday as they look to steal a win at Comerica Park against the Detroit Tigers.

Doug Fister gets the call for the Detroit Tigers and he will try to build on a 0-0 mark. In the other dugout, Josh Beckett brings a 0-0 ledger to the game for the Red Sox as he tries to quiet the Tigers bats.

View Boston vs Detroit Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
If you're backing the visitors in this one, you'll find the Red Sox listed as underdogs of -105 at most sportsbooks. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 7.5, depending on the book.

Power Rankings:
The Tigers - Red Sox odds would favor the Red Sox if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Detroit is rated No. 6 in the current American League Odds Shark poll, while Boston is at No. 3 in the American League.

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How They Match Up:
At the plate, Detroit owns the No. 2 ranking for hits in the American League at 10 per game. By contrast, the Red Sox are rated No. 13 in the same category at 5 per game.

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Detroit has the American League's No. 2-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Red Sox own the American League's No. 6 mark in runs allowed.

The Red Sox were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Tigers. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at -142 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors. Boston suffered a 3-2 loss against Detroit on Thursday, as Jon Lester wasn't able to lead his team to victory at Comerica Park.

Boston Red Sox Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 8-2
After playing Detroit are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6

Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 3-7
After playing Boston are 2-8
After a win are 4-6

A few Red Sox at Tigers trends to consider:
Boston is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Boston's last 12 games
Boston is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Detroit is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Detroit's last 11 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games when playing at home against Boston

Next up:
Boston at Detroit, Sunday, April 8

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