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Detroit Tigers vs. San Diego Padres

The Detroit Tigers and the San Diego Padres will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at PETCO Park.

The Tigers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Rick Porcello in this game. Porcello has a 1-0 record and a 1.35 ERA this season.

Porcello's opponent in this one will be Andrew Cashner. The Padres righthander has a 2.25 ERA to go along with a 0-1 record this season.

Detroit won its last outing, a 7-6 result against the Dodgers on April 9. Bettors who backed the Tigers at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (13) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, San Diego was a 2-1 winner on the road against the Indians. Bettors on San Diego at +110 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Team records:
Detroit: 5-2 SU
San Diego: 3-6 SU

Detroit most recently:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing San Diego are 6-3
After playing LA Dodgers are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

San Diego most recently:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Detroit are 2-7
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a win are 3-7

A few trends to consider:
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Detroit's last 15 games on the road
Detroit is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Detroit is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against San Diego
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of San Diego's last 13 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Diego's last 5 games
San Diego is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Detroit
San Diego is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games

Next up:
San Diego home to Detroit, Saturday, April 12