Max Scherzer Tigers at Home vs New York in MLB Clash
New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Odds
The Detroit Tigers look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Yankees arrive at Comerica Park on Thursday.
It's a pitching duel between Max Scherzer for the Tigers (16-7 on the year) and CC Sabathia for New York (17-6 so far).
If you're going with the Tigers in this one, they're listed as moneyline underdogs of +103 on most baseball betting menus for Monday's contest.
It's a baseball betting matchup between the American League No. 2-rated Tigers and the league No. 1-ranked Yankees, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Detroit's No. 6-rated American League offense, averaging 4.5 runs per game, against a Yankees defense that ranks No. 4 in the American League at 4.1 in runs allowed per game. The Tigers have averaged 9.1 hits per game so far, more than Yankees batters have averaged on the year (9 hits per game).
Detroit owns the American League's No. 5 defense, allowing 4.1 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with New York's American League No. 4-rated defense.
A few Yankees at Tigers trends to consider:
NY Yankees are 2-3-1 SU in their last 6 games ,on the road
NY Yankees are 2-3-1 SU in their last 6 games ,when playing on the road against Detroit
NY Yankees are 1-3-1 SU in their last 5 games ,when playing Detroit
NY Yankees are 1-4-1 SU in their last 6 games ,
Detroit7-0-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Detroit4-0-1 SU in its last 5 games
NY Yankees at Detroit, Friday, October 19