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The fans at Rogers Centre will be treated to a game between the Detroit Tigers and the Toronto Blue Jays when they take their seats on Saturday.
The Tigers will pin their hopes on the pitching of right hander Max Scherzer in this game. Scherzer has a 13-4 record and a 3.24 ERA this season.
Starting this game for the Blue Jays will be Marcus Stroman. The right hander has a 3.49 ERA to go along with a 7-3 record this season.
Oddsmakers opened the Tigers as -129-moneyline favorites versus the Blue Jays, while the game's total opened at 8
Detroit won its last outing, a 5-4 result against the Blue Jays on August 8. Bettors who backed the Tigers at -134 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 63-50
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
Detroit is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Detroit's last 8 games on the road
Detroit is 10-5 SU in its last 15 games when playing Toronto
Team record: 61-56
Toronto is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 9 games at home
Toronto is 5-10 SU in its last 15 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Toronto's last 11 games when playing Detroit
Detroit at Toronto Sunday, August 10