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Tampa Bay Rays vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds Preview and Pick

Tampa Bay Rays


Detroit Tigers
Saturday, July 05, 2014 4:08 PM ET
Comerica Park

The Detroit Tigers get a visit from the Tampa Bay Rays in MLB baseball betting action on Saturday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.

The match puts starter Chris Archer for the Tampa Bay Rays on the hill facing Anibal Sanchez for the Detroit Tigers. Archer brings a 4-5 mark to the game, while Sanchez is 5-2 to date on the season.

Tampa Bay Rays vs Detroit Tigers Opening Odds and Betting Line

On the MLB moneyline for this betting odds matchup, Detroit sat as -145 favorites earlier in the day at Bovada. The over/under total was set at 8, according to 5Dimes.

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Computer Prediction: Tampa Bay Rays vs Detroit Tigers Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 4.6-3.8 win for the Tigers on Saturday. Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 4.6-3.8 result in favor of the Tigers today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming MLB matchups here.

Tampa Bay Rays vs Detroit Tigers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

48-35 Detroit battles the Rays, currently with a 39-50 mark. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Tampa Bay injuries news.

The Odds Shark MLB Power Rankings have the Detroit Tigers at No. 28 and the Tampa Bay Rays at No. 26 heading into this contest.

How Tampa Bay Rays vs Detroit Tigers Stats Matchup

At the plate, Detroit owns the No. 2 ranking for hits at 9.52 per game. By contrast, the Tampa Bay Rays are rated No. 17 in the same category at 8.46 per game.

Defensively, Tampa Bay features the No. 24-rated defense on the road, allowing 4.53 runs per game. Detroit, meanwhile, comes in at No. 6 at home, scoring 4.56 runs per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Tampa Bay was a 6-3 winner in its last match on the road against the Tigers. They won as +112 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors. The Rays grabbed a win last time out, defeating Drew Smyly and the Tigers 6-3 on Friday at Comerica Park.

Tampa Bay Rays vs Detroit Tigers Betting Odds Trends

Tampa Bay is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Tampa Bay is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Tampa Bay's last 18 games on the road
Tampa Bay is 7-16 SU in its last 23 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Detroit is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games when playing Tampa Bay

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