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Boston Red Sox visit Detroit Tigers in MLB Betting Odds Clash

The Boston Red Sox pay a visit to Detroit on Sunday, hoping to shut down the Tigers bats in baseball betting action at Comerica Park.

Boston puts its faith in starter Henry Owens to earn a win and boost his personal mark of 0-1. Getting the ball for the Detroit Tigers is Justin Verlander, who owns a 1-4 record on the season with a 5.05 ERA.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The Boston Red Sox were listed as 108 underdogs on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including Bet365. The total was set at 9 before betting started earlier on Sunday over at Bovada.

Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 4-3.9 result in favor of the Red Sox. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Boston Red Sox vs Detroit Tigers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Detroit Tigers bring a 54-56 record to the battle against the 49-62 Red Sox. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Boston injuries news.

The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Detroit Tigers at No. 26 and the Boston Red Sox at No. 29 heading into this contest.

Statistical Matchup

Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Detroit has baseball's No. 5-rated offensive output, at 9.57 hits per game. The Boston Red Sox average 8.84 hits per game, good for No. 9 on the list.

Detroit owns the No. 27 defense, allowing 4.45 men per game to cross the plate. That contrasts with Boston's No. 28-rated defense.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Red Sox were saddled with a loss last time out in W Miley's start, as they lost 7-6 against Detroit on Saturday at Comerica Park.

Betting Trends
  • Boston is 7-16 SU in its last 23 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 9 of Boston's last 13 games
  • Boston is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games on the road
  • Boston is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Detroit
  • Detroit is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 15 of Detroit's last 21 games at home
  • Detroit is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Boston
  • Detroit is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games when playing at home against Boston

Next Betting Matchups

Boston at Miami, Tuesday, August 11th
Detroit at Kansas City, Monday, August 10th