Yankees open up road set against Tigers
The New York Yankees are expected to send Brandon McCarthy to the mound on Tuesday night as they open up a marquee road baseball betting series against the Detroit Tigers.
McCarthy is 8-12 with a 4.01 ERA on the season, and he blanked the Astros on four hits over nine innings while fanning eight in his most recent start. The Tigers will turn to Rick Porcello for Tuesday's game; Porcello sits at 14-8 with a 3.10 ERA so far on the season.
New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Pick
Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 4.5-4.1 win for the Tigers. A 4.5-4.1 result in favor of the Tigers is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
70-59 Detroit battles the Yankees, currently with a 68-61 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs New York injuries news.
The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Detroit Tigers at No. 22 and the New York Yankees at No. 15 heading into this contest.
How New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Stats Matchup
Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Detroit has baseball's No. 4-rated offensive output, at 9.54 hits per game. The New York Yankees average 8.54 hits per game, good for No. 19 on the list.
Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Detroit has the No. 24-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Yankees own the No. 19 mark in runs allowed.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Yankees were a 8-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Royals. That made winners of bettors who got New York at +125 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors. New York got the job done in their last match in a 8-1 victory over Kansas City on Monday at Kauffman Stadium behind starter Michael Pineda.
Detroit was a 13-4 winner in its last match on the road against the Twins. They won as -138 favorites, while the total score of 17 made winners of OVER bettors. The Tigers grabbed a win last time out, defeating Kyle Gibson and the Twins 13-4 on Sunday at Target Field.
New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds Trends
NY Yankees is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Yankees's last 10 games
NY Yankees is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 5 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
Detroit is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Detroit is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
Next Betting Matchups
New York at Detroit, Wednesday, August 27th