Tigers visit Cleveland Indians in MLB clash
Detroit Tigers vs Cleveland Indians Odds
The Cleveland Indians look to emerge victorious in MLB odds action as the Tigers arrive at Progressive Field on Sunday.
The match puts starter Doug Fister for the Tigers on the hill facing Corey Kluber for the Indians. Fister brings a 6-5 mark to the game, while Kluber is 5-5 to date on the season.
This game matches up the No. 7 (Indians) and the No. 1 (Tigers) teams in their respective leagues, according to our current MLB Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
At the plate, Cleveland owns the No. 8 ranking for hits in the American League at 8.7 per game. By contrast, the Tigers are rated No. 1 in the same category at 10 per game.
Defensively, Detroit features the American League's No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.8 runs per game. Cleveland, meanwhile, comes in at No. 9 in the American League at home, scoring 4.4 runs per game.
Detroit won its last outing, a 9-4 result against the Indians on July 6. Bettors who backed the Tigers at -160 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window. The Tigers enjoyed a 9-4 victory at the expense of the Indians on Saturday, with Anibal Sanchez throwing 5 innings of 3-hit ball at Progressive Field.
Detroit Tigers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Cleveland are 7-3
After playing Cleveland are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
Cleveland Indians Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 3-7
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
A few Tigers at Indians trends to consider:
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Cleveland
Detroit is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cleveland's last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games when playing Detroit
Cleveland is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Detroit at Cleveland, Monday, July 8