New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers MLB Baseball Betting Lines Preview

New York Yankees

vs

Detroit Tigers
Thursday, August 28, 2014 1:08 PM ET
Comerica Park

The visiting New York Yankees hope for a solid performance on Thursday as they look to pick up a win at Comerica Park against the Detroit Tigers.

The match puts starter Hiroki Kuroda for the New York Yankees on the hill facing for the Detroit Tigers. Kuroda brings a 9-8 mark to the game, while is 0-0 to date on the season.

New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Those betting on the visitors in this one found the New York Yankees listed as favorites of -116 at most Sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 8.5, check for odds updates at 5Dimes.

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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.

New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Detroit Tigers bring a 71-60 record to the battle against the 69-62 Yankees. 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.

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How New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Stats Matchup

On offense, it's a battle between the Detroit Tigers and its No. 3-rated batting order, averaging 4.66 runs per nine innings, against the No. 16 lineup of the New York Yankees at 4 runs per outing.

Defensively, New York features the No. 19-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.3 runs per game. Detroit, meanwhile, comes in at No. 4 at home, scoring 4.59 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

New York won its last outing, a 8-4 result against the Tigers on August 27. Bettors who backed the Yankees at +160 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (12) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. New York rolled to a 8-4 win against Detroit on Wednesday, as Shane Greene and the Yankees' bats led the team to victory at Comerica Park.

New York Yankees vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds Trends

NY Yankees is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of NY Yankees's last 12 games
NY Yankees is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
Detroit is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games at home
Detroit is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games when playing NY Yankees

Next Betting Matchups

New York at Toronto, Friday, August 29th
Detroit at Chicago, Friday, August 29th

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