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The New York Yankees and the Detroit Tigers will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Comerica Park.
The Yankees will give the ball to starter CC Sabathia in this one. Lefthander Sabathia is 0-1 this season with a 7.20 ERA.
It'll be Justin Verlander toeing the rubber for the Tigers in this contest. Righthander Verlander is 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA so far this season.
Last time out for New York, they were an 8-4 loser as they battled the Tigers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Tigers at -182 were rewarded, while the 12 combined runs moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
New York has lost 2 straight games.
Detroit has won 2 straight games.
New York: 1-4 SU
Detroit: 3-2 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Cleveland are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Toronto are 6-4
After playing NY Yankees are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 8 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Yankees's last 10 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Yankees
Detroit is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games at home
Detroit is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
NY Yankees at Cleveland, Monday, April 8
Detroit home to Toronto, Tuesday, April 9