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The Oakland Athletics and the Detroit Tigers will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Comerica Park.
The Athletics will pin their hopes on the pitching of lefthander Tom Milone in this game. Milone has a 9-9 record and a 4.30 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Justin Verlander who starts for the Tigers. Righthander Verlander is 12-9 with a 3.68 ERA so far this season.
In their last action, Oakland was an 8-6 winner on the road against the Tigers. Bettors on Oakland at +144 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (14) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Oakland: 73-57 SU
Detroit: 77-54 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Detroit are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Oakland are 7-3
After playing Oakland are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oakland's last 8 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games
Oakland is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Detroit's last 8 games when playing at home against Oakland
Detroit is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games at home
Detroit is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games at home
Detroit home to Oakland, Wednesday, August 28