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The Tampa Bay Rays and the Detroit Tigers will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Comerica Park.
Lefthander Matt Moore will take the mound for the Rays to start this game. Moore is 8-0 this season with a 2.18 ERA.
The Tigers will counter Moore with Anibal Sanchez. Righthander Sanchez has a 2.79 ERA to go along with a 5-5 record this season.
Tampa Bay won its last outing, a 11-3 result against the Indians on June 2. Bettors who backed the Rays at -104 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (14) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Detroit, they were a 4-2 loser as they battled the Orioles on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Orioles at +104 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Tampa Bay: 31-25 SU
Detroit: 30-25 SU
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Detroit are 4-6
After playing Cleveland are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After playing Baltimore are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Tampa Bay is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Tampa Bay is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Tampa Bay's last 10 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games on the road
Detroit is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games at home
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit's last 10 games when playing Tampa Bay
Detroit home to Tampa Bay, Wednesday, June 5