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The Baltimore Orioles will be trying to extend a winning streak on Saturday when they take on the Detroit Tigers at Camden Yards.
Justin Verlander will be the starting pitcher for the Tigers on this day. Righthander Verlander is 6-4 this season with a 3.68 ERA.
Verlander's opponent in this one will be Jason Hammel. The Orioles righthander has a 4.98 ERA to go along with a 7-2 record this season.
Detroit lost its last outing, a 7-5 result against the Orioles on May 31. Bettors who backed the Orioles at +118 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (12) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Detroit has lost 4 straight games.
Baltimore has won 3 straight games.
Detroit: 29-24 SU
Baltimore: 31-24 SU
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Baltimore are 5-5
After playing Baltimore are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
Baltimore most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Detroit are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Detroit's last 13 games when playing Baltimore
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games when playing on the road against Baltimore
Detroit is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Baltimore
Baltimore is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Baltimore's last 9 games
Baltimore is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Baltimore's last 13 games when playing Detroit
Baltimore home to Detroit, Sunday, June 2