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Texas Rangers vs Detroit Tigers in MLB Betting Odds

Texas Rangers

vs

Detroit Tigers
Sunday, May 25, 2014 1:08 PM ET
Comerica Park

Those betting on MLB baseball odds will look to pick a winner at Comerica Park on Sunday as the host Detroit Tigers battle the Texas Rangers in baseball betting odds action.

Texas puts its faith in starter Colby Lewis to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 3-3. Getting the ball for the Detroit Tigers is Justin Verlander, who owns a 5-3 record on the season with a 3.55 ERA.

Texas Rangers vs Detroit Tigers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Those betting on the visitors in this one found the Texas Rangers listed as underdogs of 160 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: Texas Rangers vs Detroit Tigers Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Tigers to win this game 5.2-3.9. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Texas Rangers vs Detroit Tigers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Detroit Tigers sport a record of 28-17 heading into this matchup, while the Texas Rangers sit at 24-25 on the season Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Texas injuries news.

It's a MLB baseball betting matchup between the No. 2-rated Detroit Tigers and the league No. 32-ranked Texas Rangers, according to the latest MLB power poll here at Odds Shark.

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How Texas Rangers vs Detroit Tigers Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Detroit Tigers No. 6 ranked offense (4.8 runs per game) against a Texas Rangers defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 25 at 4.65 runs allowed per game. The Detroit Tigers have been averaging 9.58 hits per game, more than the Texas Rangers have managed so far this season (8.8 hits on average).

Pitching and defensive stats are important baseball handicapping betting factors and Detroit has the No. 11-ranked defense. In the other dugout, the Rangers own the No. 25 mark in runs allowed.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Texas won its last outing, a 12-2 result against the Tigers on May 24. Bettors who backed the Rangers at +157 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (14) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Texas ran up the score in their last game on Saturday, jumping to a lead and resulting in a 12-2 victory against Detroit.

Texas Rangers vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds Trends

Texas is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games on the road
Texas is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 16-8 SU in its last 24 games
Detroit is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
Detroit is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Texas at Minnesota, Monday, May 26th
Detroit at Oakland, Monday, May 26th