Rick Porcello out to silence Giants bats in MLB contest

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July 3, 1:05 PM | GrassComerica Park

San Francisco Giants vs Detroit Tigers Odds

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The San Francisco Giants will look to grab an inter-league road victory when they take on the Tigers in Detroit at Comerica Park on Sunday in baseball action.

Detroit sends Rick Porcello out against Ryan Vogelsong for the Giants in this game. Porcello is 6-6 with a 5.05 ERA on the season, while Vogelsong is 6-1 on the year and has a 2.22 ERA.

View San Francisco vs Detroit Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Detroit opened as -125 moneyline favorites in this baseball match, based on the starting pitcher matchup. That pairing made odds makers settle on an opening over under number of 8.5.

Power Rankings:
The Tigers sit at No. 10 in the American League in the current MLB power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Giants sit at a National League No. 4 on the same chart.

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How They Match Up:
At the plate, Detroit owns the No. 3 ranking for hits in the American League at 9.1 per game. By contrast, the Giants are rated No. 12 in the same category at 8.2 per game.

Detroit owns the American League's No. 11 defense, allowing 4.6 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with San Francisco's National League No. 3-rated defense.

San Francisco won its last outing, a 15-3 result against the Tigers on July 2. Bettors who backed the Giants at +175 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (18) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. San Francisco ran up the score in their last game on Saturday, jumping to a lead and resulting in a 15-3 victory against Detroit.

San Francisco Giants Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 8-2

Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing LA Angels are 5-5
After playing San Francisco are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4

A few Giants at Tigers trends to consider:
San Francisco is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of San Francisco's last 24 games
San Francisco is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Detroit is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Detroit is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next up:
San Francisco home to San Diego, Monday, July 4
Detroit at LA Angels, Monday, July 4

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