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The Detroit Tigers and the Los Angeles Angels will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Angel Stadium.
The Tigers will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Justin Verlander in this game. Verlander has a 9-8 record and a 4.84 ERA this season.
The Angels will counter Verlander with Matt Shoemaker. Right hander Shoemaker has a 4.54 ERA to go along with a 7-3 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Angels as -111-moneyline favorites versus the Tigers, while the game's total opened at 8.5
Detroit was a 2-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Angels. They lost as +120 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 57-43
Detroit is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Detroit's last 12 games
Detroit is 14-5 SU in its last 19 games on the road
Detroit is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games when playing LA Angels
Team record: 61-41
LA Angels is 14-5 SU in its last 19 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games
LA Angels is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Angels's last 5 games at home
Detroit at LA Angels Sunday, July 27