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Justin Verlander faces Justin Masterson in MLB odds action

Cleveland IndiansDetroit Tigers
June 14, 7:05 PM | GrassComerica Park

Cleveland Indians vs Detroit Tigers Odds

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A key battle on the MLB odds menu sees visiting Cleveland duelling Detroit on Tuesday at Comerica Park.

Justin Verlander gets the call for the Detroit Tigers and he will try to build on a 7-3 mark. In the other dugout, Justin Masterson brings a 5-4 ledger to the game for the Indians as he tries to quiet the Tigers bats.

View Cleveland vs Detroit Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks had installed the Tigers as -190 moneyline favorites in this particular MLB matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 7.5 before betting started to move the line.

Power Rankings:
According to new MLB Power Rankings here, it's the American League No. 9-ranked Tigers and the American League No. 13-rated Indians in this matchup.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Detroit's No. 6 ranked American League offense (4.5 runs per game) against a Indians defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 9 in the American League at 4.3 runs allowed per game. The Tigers have been averaging 8.9 hits per game, more than the Indians have managed so far this season (8.5 hits on average).

Detroit owns the American League's No. 7 defense, allowing 4.3 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Cleveland's American League No. 9-rated defense.

In their last action, Cleveland was a 1-0 winner on the road against the Yankees. Bettors on Cleveland at +165 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (1) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Carlos Carrasco silenced the Yankees bats in a 1-0 victory last time out versus New York at Yankee Stadium.

Detroit was a 2-1 winner in its last match at home against the Rays. They won as -116 favorites, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors. Detroit won a close affair on Monday in their last outing, defeating Tampa Bay 2-1 in extra innings at Comerica Park.

Cleveland Indians Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 8-2
After playing NY Yankees are 3-7
After a win are 5-5

Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Cleveland are 3-7
After playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After a win are 6-4

A few Indians at Tigers trends to consider:
Cleveland is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cleveland's last 11 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Cleveland's last 12 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Cleveland
Detroit is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
Detroit is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit's last 11 games when playing at home against Cleveland

Next up:
Cleveland at Detroit, Wednesday, June 15

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