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The Cleveland Indians will be fighting to snap a losing streak on Wednesday when they take on the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field.
The Tigers will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Doug Fister in this game. Fister has a 10-5 record and a 3.52 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Indians will be Danny Salazar. The righthander has a 1.50 ERA to go along with a 1-0 record this season.
Last time out for Detroit, they were a 5-1 winner as they battled the Indians on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Tigers at +100 were rewarded, while the 6 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Detroit has won 10 straight games.
Cleveland has lost 2 straight games.
Detroit: 66-45 SU
Cleveland: 62-51 SU
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Cleveland are 9-1
After playing Cleveland are 7-3
After a win are 9-1
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 5 games
Detroit is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing Cleveland
Detroit is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
Cleveland is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games
Cleveland is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland's last 7 games when playing Detroit
Cleveland home to Detroit, Thursday, August 8