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The fans at Yankee Stadium will be treated to a game between the Detroit Tigers and the New York Yankees when they take their seats on Sunday.
The Tigers will give the ball to starter Justin Verlander in this one. Righthander Verlander is 12-8 this season with a 3.50 ERA.
Verlander's opponent in this one will be Andy Pettitte. The Yankees lefthander has a 4.71 ERA to go along with a 7-9 record this season.
Detroit won its last outing, a 9-3 result against the Yankees on August 10. Bettors who backed the Tigers at -154 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (12) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Detroit: 69-46 SU
New York: 58-57 SU
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Chi White Sox are 9-1
After playing NY Yankees are 7-3
After a win are 9-1
New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing LA Angels are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Detroit is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Detroit is 7-2 SU in their last 9 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Detroit's last 16 games when playing on the road against NY Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 11 of NY Yankees's last 16 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 6 games when playing Detroit
Detroit at Chi White Sox, Monday, August 12
NY Yankees home to LA Angels, Monday, August 12