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Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers

The Cleveland Indians and the Detroit Tigers will meet on the field at Comerica Park on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.

Righthander Ubaldo Jimenez will take the mound for the Indians to start this game. Jimenez is 2-2 this season with a 6.37 ERA.

It'll be Justin Verlander toeing the rubber for the Tigers in this contest. Righthander Verlander is 4-2 with a 1.55 ERA so far this season.

Cleveland was a 10-4 loser in its last match on the road against the Tigers. They lost as +180 underdogs, while the total score of 14 made winners of OVER bettors.

Team records:
Cleveland: 18-15 SU
Detroit: 20-13 SU

Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6

Detroit most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Cleveland are 7-3
After playing Cleveland are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
Cleveland is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Cleveland is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Cleveland is 5-19 SU in its last 24 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Detroit is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Cleveland
Detroit is 19-5 SU in its last 24 games when playing at home against Cleveland

Next up:
Detroit home to Cleveland, Sunday, May 12