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Detroit Sends Anibal Sanchez vs Fausto Carmona in Houston Astros vs Tigers Game

The MLB baseball betting odds board sees a clash between Detroit and Houston on Sunday, with the host Tigers trying to win for themselves and reward betting fans who pick them on the moneyline.

Anibal Sanchez gets the call for the Detroit Tigers and he will try to build on a 3-5 mark. In the other dugout, Fausto Carmona brings a 2-3 ledger to the game for the Houston Astros as he tries to quiet the Tigers bats.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

On the MLB moneyline for this betting odds matchup, Detroit sat as -148 favorites earlier in the day at Bovada. The over/under total was set at 8.5, according to MyBookie.

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 5.2-3.9 victory for the Astros. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Houston Astros vs Detroit Tigers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

26-18 Detroit battles the Astros, currently with a 28-16 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Houston injuries news.

The MLB Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Detroit Tigers rated this week at No. 12 and the Houston Astros sitting at No. 18.

Statistical Matchup

Rating these teams in several key categories is important for handicappers and Detroit has baseball's No. 10-rated offensive output, at 9.55 hits per game. The Houston Astros average 7.57 hits per game, good for No. 30 on the list.

Defensively, Houston features the No. 5-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.68 runs per game. Detroit, meanwhile, comes in at No. 14 at home, scoring 4.24 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Astros enjoyed a 3-2 victory at the expense of the Tigers on Saturday, with Lance McCullers throwing 6 innings of 6-hit ball at Comerica Park.

Betting Trends
  • Houston is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
  • Houston is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games on the road
  • Houston is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
  • Houston is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games when playing Detroit
  • Detroit is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games when playing Houston
  • Detroit is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against Houston

Next Betting Matchups

Houston at Baltimore, Monday, May 25th
Detroit at Oakland, Monday, May 25th