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The Cleveland Indians and the Detroit Tigers will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Comerica Park.
Danny Salazar will be the starting pitcher for the Indians on this day. Righthander Salazar is 1-2 this season with a 3.67 ERA.
It'll be Justin Verlander toeing the rubber for the Tigers in this contest. Righthander Verlander is 12-10 with a 3.73 ERA so far this season.
Cleveland lost its last outing, a 10-5 result against the Tigers on August 31. Bettors who backed the Tigers at -166 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (15) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Cleveland has lost 5 straight games.
Detroit has won 3 straight games.
Cleveland: 71-64 SU
Detroit: 80-56 SU
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Baltimore are 3-7
After playing Detroit are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Boston are 3-7
After playing Cleveland are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Cleveland's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 6 games
Cleveland is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Cleveland is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Cleveland
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit's last 7 games at home
Cleveland home to Baltimore, Monday, September 2
Detroit at Boston, Monday, September 2