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The Detroit Tigers will be trying to extend a winning streak on Tuesday when they take on the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field.
The Tigers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Doug Fister in this game. Fister has a 2-0 record and a 2.77 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Mariners will be Aaron Harang. The righthander has a 0.00 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Detroit won its last outing, a 10-1 result against the Athletics on April 14. Bettors who backed the Tigers at -132 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Seattle, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Rangers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Mariners at +120 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Detroit has won 2 straight games.
Detroit: 7-5 SU
Seattle: 6-8 SU
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Seattle are 4-6
After playing Oakland are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Seattle most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Detroit are 6-4
After playing Texas are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit's last 8 games when playing Seattle
Detroit is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Detroit is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing Seattle
Seattle is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Seattle's last 8 games when playing Detroit
Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Seattle is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Seattle home to Detroit, Wednesday, April 17