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The Texas Rangers and the Detroit Tigers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Comerica Park.
Lefthander Derek Holland will take the mound for the Rangers to start this game. Holland is 7-4 this season with a 3.19 ERA.
It'll be Max Scherzer toeing the rubber for the Tigers in this contest. Righthander Scherzer is 13-0 with a 3.06 ERA so far this season.
The Rangers were a 7-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Tigers. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at -179 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Texas has lost 3 straight games.
Texas: 53-40 SU
Detroit: 51-41 SU
Texas most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Texas are 3-7
After playing Texas are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Texas is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Texas's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 6 games
Texas is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Detroit's last 10 games at home
Detroit is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 7 games
Detroit is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games when playing at home against Texas
Detroit home to Texas, Sunday, July 14