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Rays face Detroit Tigers: MLB odds preview and stats

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April 10, 1:05 PM | GrassComerica Park

Tampa Bay Rays vs Detroit Tigers Odds

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Comerica Park hosts an MLB battle between the Detroit Tigers and the visiting Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday.

Tampa Bay puts its faith in starter Matt Moore to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 0-0. Getting the ball for the Tigers is Rick Porcello, who owns a 0-0 record on the season with a 0.00 ERA.

View Tampa Bay vs Detroit Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks had set the Tigers as -115 favorites on the opening moneyline for this contest. The over under opened at 8.5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.

Power Rankings:
The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Tigers rated this week at No. 1 and the Rays sitting at No. 2.

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How They Match Up:
Scoring stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Detroit's American League No. 1-ranked scoring average of 8.7 runs per game, against a Rays offense rated No. 2 and scoring 6 runs per game in the league. The Tigers have averaged 13 hits per game to date this season, more than the Rays hitters have managed (9.7 per nine innings).

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping factors and Detroit has the American League's No. 9-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rays own the American League's No. 7 mark in runs allowed.

In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 3-0 winner at home against the Yankees. Bettors on Tampa Bay at +100 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Jeremy Hellickson chucked 8 2/3 shutout innings at the Yankees in their last game, striking out 4 in a 3-0 win against New York in baseball action at Tropicana Field.

In their last action, Detroit was a 13-12 winner at home against the Red Sox. Bettors on Detroit at -111 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (25) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Detroit won a close affair on Sunday in their last outing, defeating Boston 13-12 in extra innings at Comerica Park.

Tampa Bay Rays Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 6-4
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a win are 7-3

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

A few Rays at Tigers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing Detroit
Tampa Bay is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games
Tampa Bay is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Tampa Bay is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Detroit is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games

Next up:
Tampa Bay at Detroit, Wednesday, April 11

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