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A winning streak will be on the line for the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday when they battle the Houston Astros at Comerica Park.
Lefthander Dallas Keuchel will take the mound for the Astros to start this game. Keuchel is 0-0 this season with a 3.00 ERA.
Starting this game for the Tigers will be Max Scherzer. The righthander has a 3.61 ERA to go along with a 5-0 record this season.
In their last action, Houston was a 6-2 loser on the road against the Tigers. Bettors on Detroit at -290 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Houston has lost 6 straight games.
Detroit has won 2 straight games.
Houston: 10-30 SU
Detroit: 22-15 SU
Houston most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 1-9
Before playing Pittsburgh are 3-7
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a loss are 1-9
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 5-5
After playing Houston are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Houston's last 15 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games when playing Detroit
Houston is 1-13 SU in its last 14 games on the road
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Houston
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Houston
Detroit is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
Detroit is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games
Houston at Pittsburgh, Friday, May 17
Detroit at Texas, Thursday, May 16