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The Detroit Tigers and the New York Mets will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Citi Field.
The Tigers will give the ball to starter Rick Porcello in this one. Righthander Porcello is 9-7 this season with a 4.59 ERA.
The Mets will counter Porcello with Dillon Gee. Righthander Gee has a 3.60 ERA to go along with a 9-8 record this season.
Detroit was a 3-0 winner in its last match on the road against the Mets. They won as -132 favorites, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Detroit has won 2 straight games.
New York has lost 3 straight games.
Detroit: 76-53 SU
New York: 58-69 SU
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Oakland are 7-3
After playing NY Mets are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Detroit's last 8 games when playing on the road against NY Mets
Detroit is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Detroit is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games on the road
Detroit is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing NY Mets
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Mets's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Mets's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Mets's last 8 games when playing at home against Detroit
NY Mets are 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Detroit
Detroit home to Oakland, Monday, August 26
NY Mets home to Philadelphia, Monday, August 26