Doug Fister vs Ivan Nova matchup featured in MLB action
Detroit Tigers vs New York Yankees Odds
Yankee Stadium hosts an MLB battle between the New York Yankees and the visiting Detroit Tigers on Saturday.
Detroit puts its faith in starter Doug Fister to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 10-13. Getting the ball for the Yankees is Ivan Nova, who owns a 16-3 record on the season with a 3.66 ERA.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Yankees at No. 2 in the American League and the Tigers at No. 6 in the American League heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, New York owns the No. 5 ranking for hits in the American League at 9 per game. By contrast, the Tigers are rated No. 4 in the same category at 9.5 per game.
Detroit brings the American League's No. 8-rated defense to this matchup, facing the Yankees' league No. 3-ranked defense.
A few Tigers at Yankees trends to consider:
Detroit4-0-1 SU in its last 5 games
Detroit17-6-1 SU in its last 24 games on the road
Detroit4-1-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing NY Yankees
Detroit is 1-5-1 SU in their last 7 games ,when playing on the road against NY Yankees
NY Yankees12-3-1 SU in their last 16 games at home
NY Yankees8-2-1 SU in their last 11 games when playing at home against Detroit
NY Yankees are 1-4-1 SU in their last 6 games ,when playing Detroit
NY Yankees are 0-4-1 SU in their last 5 games ,
Detroit at NY Yankees, Sunday, October 2