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MLB Betting Line Favors the Detroit Tigers over the Oakland Athletics

The visiting Oakland Athletics hope for a solid performance on Tuesday as they look to pick up a win at Comerica Park against the Detroit Tigers.

The match puts starter Rich Hill for the Oakland Athletics on the hill facing Mike Pelfrey for the Detroit Tigers. Hill brings a 2-2 mark to the game, while Pelfrey is 0-3 to date on the season.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The Oakland Athletics were listed as 120 underdogs on the MLB baseball moneyline at many online sportsbooks, including Bet365. The total was set at 9 before betting started earlier on Tuesday over at Bovada.

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 5.8-3.0 win for the Athletics on Tuesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Oakland Athletics vs Detroit Tigers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Detroit (9-9) will face the 10-9 Athletics in this tilt. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Oakland injuries news.

This game puts the Detroit Tigers, most recently No. 18 in Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings, up against the Oakland Athletics, who rate a No. 19 in the latest survey.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Detroit Tigers No. 12 ranked offense (4.39 runs per game) against a Oakland Athletics defense and pitching staff that sits at No. 11 at 3.85 runs allowed per game. The Detroit Tigers have been averaging 8.94 hits per game, more than the Oakland Athletics have managed so far this season (8.05 hits on average).

Defensively, Oakland features the No. 13-rated defense on the road, allowing 3.8 runs per game. Detroit, meanwhile, comes in at No. 17 at home, scoring 4 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Athletics endured a 7-3 loss at the hands of the Tigers on Monday, with K Graveman throwing 4.2 innings of 10-hit ball at Comerica Park.

Betting Trends
  • Oakland is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games
  • Oakland is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oakland's last 5 games on the road
  • Detroit is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 10 of Detroit's last 15 games
  • Detroit is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games at home
  • The total has gone OVER in 6 of Detroit's last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Oakland at Detroit, Wednesday, April 27th