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|Oakland Athletics vs. Detroit Tigers|
The Detroit Tigers will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Thursday when they take on the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park.
The Athletics will trot Bartolo Colon out to the mound in this one. Righthander Colon has a 14-5 record and a 2.97 ERA this season.
Meanwhile, it'll be Max Scherzer who starts for the Tigers. Righthander Scherzer is 19-1 with a 2.73 ERA so far this season.In their last action, Oakland was a 14-4 winner on the road against the Tigers. Bettors on Oakland at +148 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (18) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Current streak:
Oakland has won 3 straight games.
Detroit has lost 3 straight games.
Oakland: 75-57 SU
Detroit: 77-56 SU
Oakland most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Cleveland are 9-1
After playing Oakland are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Oakland home to Tampa Bay, Friday, August 30
Detroit home to Cleveland, Friday, August 30